Corbin Kaufusi
Defensive Line 90
275 lbs.
Last School
Timpview High School
Roster Years


  • Son of former BYU coach Steve Kaufusi
  • Has four siblings including Bronson who played football for BYU and Alexis who played on BYU's women's basketball team
  • Served LDS mission to Korea from 2012-2014
  • Eagle Scout

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Timpview High
  • No. 71 Midlands prospect by SuperPrep Magazine
  • Second team All-State in 2011
  • Helped team win state championships in 2008 and 2009 and was a member of team that advanced to the state quarterfinals in 2010
  • Helped Timpview win region titles in 2008, 2009 and 2010
  • Also won state basketball championship
  • Played in All-Valley all-star basketball game
  • National Honors Society and four-year academic honoree
  • Also recruited by Stanford
  • Coached by Louis Wong


  • Seoul , South Korea
BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year

Sophmore Year 2016

  • Played in all 13 games, starting five
  • Had 31 total tackles
  • Posted 2.5 sacks
  • Also blocked two kicks to lead the team
  • Caught a fourth-down conversion on a fake field goal at Utah
Junior Year 2017

  • Started all 13 games at defensive end
  • Finished third on the team with 67 total tackles
  • Led the team with 6.0 sacks
  • Had 7.5 tackles for loss
  • Forced two fumbles and blocked one kick
  • Had one sack in each of the final three games
  • Posted a career-best nine tackles at Mississippi State
Senior Year 2018

  • Played in 11 games, starting 10
  • Second on the team with 56 tackles including 38 solo stops
  • Led the team with 8.5 sacks on the season as well as 9.5 tackles for loss
  • Ranked No. 5 at BYU in total career sacks with 17
  • Tied career-high solo tackles of seven twice against Arizona and Hawai'i
  • Tied career-high tackles for loss of two tackles for loss against Arizona and Hawai'i
  • Blocked a field goal against McNeese State
  • Recorded career-high and team-high of two sacks against Hawai'i
  • Posted a season-high total tackles of eight against Hawai'i
  • Between the LYnes web chat in Korean at Media Day
  • Named a team captain
  • 2018 Bronko Nagurski Trophy watch list nominee
  • 2018 Polynesian College Football Player of the Year watch list nominee
  • Recognized as a graduate by the National Football Foundation
  • Named to Phil Steele All-Independent First Team
Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Medical Redshirt Year