Isaiah Herron
Defensive Back 11
180 lbs.
Las Vegas, 
Last School
Arbor View High School
Roster Years


  • Coached by Dan Barnson 
  • Also recruited by Arizona, Arizona State, California, Colorado, Utah and Washington State

Before BYU

  • A three-star recruit by Scout
  • Played both wide receiver and cornerback  
  • Recorded 21 pass breakups and two interceptions  
  • Also returned kicks and punts  
  • Helped Arbor View to a 30-4 record as a member of the varsity squad with three league titles and state runner-up twice 
  • Named Las Vegas Review-Journal All-State honorable mention in 2016
BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2019

  • Started seven of 11 games played
  • Recorded 22 total tackles
  • Added two tackles for loss
  • Had two pass breakups
  • Posted a season-best five total tackles vs. No. 24 USC
  • Had one tackle for loss against No. 21 Washington and another against UMass
  • Had breakups against No. 14 Boise State and vs. Hawai'i
Sophmore Year 2021

  • Played in 10 games, started two (vs. No. 21 Utah, vs. No. 19 Arizona State)
  • Collected his first career fumble recovery in a crucial, momentum-swinging play during the Cougars' 26-17 win over No. 21 Utah. 
  • Eight games with at least one tackle.
Junior Year

Senior Year

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

  • Played in four games
  • Posted season high of three tackles including two solo stops against Hawai'i
Medical Redshirt Year

Sophomore 2020

  • Played in nine games, starting one
  • Tallied nine total tackles including seven solo stops with four pass breakups