Chaz Ah You
Linebacker 3
220 lbs.
Saratoga Springs, 
Last School
Westlake High School
Roster Years
2017 | 2019-2023

Pronunciation: Awe-You


  • Parents are Jasen and Joann
  • Has one sister
  • Is an Eagle Scout

Before BYU

  • Played at Westlake until his senior year, then played at Timpview
  • A consensus four-star prospect by Scout, 247Sports, Rivals and ESPN 
  • Nationally ranked in the Scout Top 300 (121), 247Sports Top 247 (152), Rivals 250 (174), and ESPN Top 300 (233)
  • Ranked the No. 1 safety and No. 2 overall recruit in Utah 
  • Selected to play in Polynesian Bowl
  • A 4-year varsity starter in football…played safety, quarterback, receiver, returner, and punter during his high school career
  • Selected to the Salt Lake Tribune All-Tribune Team, Salt Lake Tribune 5A First-Team All-State and 4A First-Team All-State, Deseret News 5A First-Team All-State, and Daily Herald All-Valley Team
  • Coached by Steve Clements at Westlake HS and Cary Whittingham at Timpview HS
  • Also lettered in basketball and track
  • Recruited and offered by Stanford, UCLA, Washington, Notre Dame, Michigan, Oregon, Wisconsin, Utah, California, Washington State, Oregon State, Missouri, Mississippi State, Vanderbilt, Virginia, Kansas, Arizona State, Iowa, Louisville, Oklahoma State and Duke.

BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2017

  • Played in seven games earning letterman honors as a true freshman
  • Played outside linebacker and on special teams
  • Totaled nine tackles
  • Had one tackle for loss against Portland State
  • Had a season-high four tackles at Mississippi State
Sophmore Year 2019

  • Played in 11 games with two starts
  • Made 31 total tackles and 24 solo stops
  • Led the team with 5.5 tackles for loss
  • Had one sack
  • Recorded two pass breakups
  • Added one forced fumble and one fumble recovery
  • Career-high seven tackles at Toledo
Junior Year 2021

  • Played in eight games, started six.
  • Five games with six or more tackles
  • Recorded a career-high nine tackles (two solo) in 24-16 win over Arizona.
  • Recorded his second career interception in 26-17 win over No. 21 Utah. 
  • Recorded second career forced fumble in a 35-27 win over South Florida. 
Senior Year 2023

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

  • Played in two games (at Liberty, vs. East Carolina)
  • Recorded two tackles, including half a tackle-for-loss
Medical Redshirt Year

Junior 2020

  • Played in one game before suffering season-ending injury