Austin Lee
Defensive Back 2
200 lbs.
Last School
Salt Lake Community College
Roster Years


  • Parents are Jan and Douglas
  • Has three siblings
  • Wife's name is Kortnie and they have one son and one daughter

Before BYU

  • Played freshman season at Utah
  • Contributed in seven games at Utah, totaling four tackles on special teams
  • Prepped at Alta High School
  • Two-time first-team All-State selection
  • Helped Alta to state title in 2009
  • Selected to the high school Honor Roll
  • Also recruited by Colorado, Oregon State and Stanford


  • Tulsa , Oklahoma
BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year

Sophmore Year 2017

  • Played in eight games, starting against Hawaii
  • Had 15 total tackles
  • Recovered a fumble against San Jose State
  • Career-best four tackles against Wisconsin
Junior Year 2018

  • Played and started 12 games
  • Totaled 41 tackles including 26 solo stops
  • Tallied first career tackle for loss against McNeese State
  • Recorded career high seven total tackles against No. 10 Washington
  • Recorded career-high five solo stops twice against No. 10 Washington and Utah State
  • Tallied first forced fumble at No. 10 Washington
  • Tallied first career interception against Hawai'i returning it 36 yards
  • Tallied first career pass breakup at Boise State
  • Caught an interception and returned it 26 yards against Western Michigan in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl
Senior Year 2019

  • Started 11 games at safety
  • Had 55 total tackles
  • Posted two tackles for loss and four pass breakups
  • Recorded a 26-yard pick-six against Idaho State
  • Tied a career-high with seven tackles against Utah and Toledo
  • Had at least four tackles in 9 of 11 games played
  • Defensive player of the game vs. Idaho State
  • BYU Athletic Communications story: Austin Lee: The Blue Sheep 
Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Medical Redshirt Year