You Are Here > > > > > Roster

1981 Brigham Young Cougars Roster

Previous Year ▪ Next Year

Record: 11-2, .846 W-L% (7th of 137) ▪ Rank: 13th in Final AP Poll
Conference: WAC  ▪ Conference Record: 7-1 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: LaVell Edwards (11-2)

PS/G: 38.7 (1st of 137) ▪ PA/G: 19.7 (74th of 137)
SRS: 12.38 (19th of 137) ▪ SOS: -2.08 (86th of 137)

Bowl Game: Won Holiday Bowl 38-36 versus Washington State


Support us without the ads? Go Ad-Free!
  • Roster includes most starters and key reserves.
  • Starters are marked with an asterisk (*).
  • Read more about our data coverage.

Partial Roster

Player Class Pos Summary
Jim McMahon* QB 272 Cmp, 423 Att, 3555 Yds, 30 TD
Steve Young QB 56 Cmp, 112 Att, 731 Yds, 5 TD
Waymon Hamilton* RB 96 Att, 394 Yds, 4.1 Avg
Scott Pettis* RB 94 Att, 499 Yds, 5.3 Avg
Blair Buswell RB 1 Att, 2 Yds, 2.0 Avg
Bruce Hansen RB 35 Att, 176 Yds, 5.0 Avg
Jimmy Jones RB 12 Att, 64 Yds, 5.3 Avg
Vai Sikahema RB 35 Att, 242 Yds, 6.9 Avg
Scott Collie* WR 26 Rec, 404 Yds, 15.5 Avg
Dan Plater* WR 62 Rec, 891 Yds, 14.4 Avg
Neil Balholm WR 31 Rec, 465 Yds, 15.0 Avg
Glen Kozlowski WR 29 Rec, 376 Yds, 13.0 Avg
Kirk Pendleton WR 1 Rec, 7 Yds, 7.0 Avg
Gordon Hudson* TE 67 Rec, 960 Yds, 14.3 Avg
Dave Aina TE 1 Rec, 19 Yds, 19.0 Avg
David Mills TE 6 Rec, 64 Yds, 10.7 Avg
Calvin Close* OL
Lloyd Eldredge* OL
Bart Oates* OL
Steve Rogers* OL
Vince Stroth* OL
Wayne Faalufua OL
Walt Manwill OL
Corey Pace OL
Kurt Gunther K
Brad Anae* DL
Pulusila Filiaga* DL
Brandon Flint* DL
Mike Morgan* DL
Chuck Ehin DL
Barry Oates DL
David Aupiu* LB
Todd Shell* LB
Kyle Whittingham* LB
Mike O'Neil LB
Steve Brady* DB
Tom Holmoe* DB
Dave McKee* DB
Kevin Walker* DB
John Mannion DB
Kyle Whittington