Drew Reilly
Defensive Back 36
183 lbs.
Valley Center, 
Last School
Colorado State
Roster Years


  • Parents are Russ and Kris Reilly
  • Has two older brothers, A.J. and Trevor, and a younger brother, Beau. Trevor plays defensive end/linebacker at Utah
  • Also has a younger sister, Savanna
  • Served LDS mission to the Laredo-Brownsville area of Texas

Before BYU

At Colorado State (2008)

  • Played in all 12 games, with two starts
  • Recorded 20 tackles (nine solo)
  • Earned academic all-conference honors following the season
  • Received all-county and first-team all-CIF honors as a linebacker in 2007 at Valley Center (Calif.) High School, north of San Diego
  • Also garnered second-team all-conference recognition as a senior receiver
  • Posted 144 tackles (74 solo) as a senior, including nine stops behind line of scrimmage
  • Also voted team's Defensive Player of the Year as a 2007 team captain
  • Caught 36 passes for 649 yards and six touchdowns in 2007
  • Helped the Jaguars win two CIF Division IV state championships, as a sophomore and senior
  • A four-sport athlete, lettered three years in both football and volleyball, twice in basketball and once in track
  • Helped volleyball team to consecutive state titles, as a sophomore and junior (contributed to four overall state titles, including two in football)
  • Earned San Diego all-academic and Scholar Athlete honors
  • Also recruited by Utah, Boston College and the University of San Diego


  • Laredo-Brownsville
BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year

Sophmore Year 2013

  • Battled injuries but saw time in five games
Junior Year

Senior Year

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year 2012

  • Redshirt due to NCAA transfer rules
Medical Redshirt Year 2012