Talon Shumway
Wide Receiver 21
210 lbs.
South Jordan, 
Last School
Lone Peak High School
Roster Years


  • Wife's name is Cassidy

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Lone Peak High School
  • As a sophomore, rushed 110 times for 618 yards and 11 touchdowns, caught 23 passes for 202 and another touchdown, and threw 34/53 for 388 yards and four more touchdowns
  • Named to the Region 4 first team as a sophomore and junior
  • His senior year, he had 1049 receiving yards and 16 touchdowns. He also played more time on defense where he had 21 tackles and two interceptions
  • Rated 3-stars in football by Rivals and Scout, who also ranked him the No. 1 wide receiver in the Utah class of 2013. ESPN rated him 3-stars as well and ranked him the No. 8 overall prospect from Utah
  • Recruited by Utah, Utah State, Boise State, Oregon, Oregon State and UCLA
  • Also played basketball. In his senior season, he average 6.8 points and 3.1 rebounds for the National Champion Knights and was named to the 5A All-State first team, as well as the Region 4 first team. He was an All-State third team (and Region 4 second team) selection as a junior and an honorable mention as a sophomore


  • McAllen , Texas
BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2016

  • Played in seven games
  • Totaled three receptions for 49 yards
  • Two receptions against Southern Utah and one against UMass
Sophmore Year 2017

  • Played in 11 games, starting nine
  • Recorded 25 receptions for 257 yards
  • Posted a career-long 33-yard reception and career-high 47 yards against Portland State
  • Had multiple receptions in nine games
Junior Year 2018

  • Played in all 13 games, starting 10
  • Totaled 22 receptions for 337 yards and three touchdowns
  • Scored first career receiving touchdown on a 7-yard catch against McNeese State
  • Recorded career-high five receptions for 110 yards against Utah State
  • Recorded career-long reception of 46 yards against Utah State
  • Recorded career-high two touchdowns against UMass
Senior Year 2019

  • Started all 13 games
  • Had 43 receptions for 561 yards and a team-leading four touchdowns
  • Averaged 13.05 yards per reception
  • Had at least one reception in every game and multiple receptions in 12 of 13 games
  • Two-time offensive player of the week (South Florida, San Diego State)
Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

  • Member of the scout team
Medical Redshirt Year