Isaac Herring Athlete Profile

#73 Isaac Herring

Isaac Herring
Position: Offensive Line Height: 6-5 Weight: 303 Roster Years: 1998-2002 Hometown: Mapleton, UT Last School: Springville High School

Personal

Parents are David and Lynn... older brother Eli was an All-WAC performer at BYU from 1987-1994...is an Eagle Scout... likes to ride motorcycles... favorite athlete is Evander Holyfield... plans to major in recreation management... married Erin Sykes (former Cougar Swimmer) in June 2002.

At BYU

In 2002: Moved to right tackle from right guard after teammate Ben Archibald was lost for the season prior to the season-opener.


In 2001: Saw action in a reserve role throughout the season, playing in all 14 games... played offensive line for top-ranked offense in the nation (averaging 46.8 points and 542.8 yards per game)... provided protection for Heisman Trophy candidate Brandon Doman, who threw for over 3,500 yards... a key blocker for Doak Walker Award winner Luke Staley, who scored 28 touchdowns and rushed for 1,596 yards on the season.

In 2000: Participated in spring drills ? saw increased playing time during 2000 season as a backup at guard.


In 1999: Played limited time as a backup at right tackle as a redshirt freshman.

Before BYU

Prepped at Springville High where he earned two letters in football... was all-region, all-state, and selected as lineman of the year... coached by Doug Bills (Westminster).




1999 | Freshman Year

Played limited time as a backup at right tackle as a redshirt freshman.

2000 | Sophomore Year

Participated in spring drills ... saw increased playing time during 2000 season as a backup at guard.

2001 | Junior Year

Saw action in a reserve role throughout the season, playing in all 14 games... played offensive line for top-ranked offense in the nation (averaging 46.8 points and 542.8 yards per game)... provided protection for Heisman Trophy candidate Brandon Doman, who threw for over 3,500 yards... a key blocker for Doak Walker Award winner Luke Staley, who scored 28 touchdowns and rushed for 1,596 yards on the season.

2002 | Senior Year

Moved to right tackle from right guard after teammate Ben Archibald was lost for the season prior to the season-opener... Participated in spring drills ... recorded a team-high 462-pound bench press ... ranked second on the squad with a 626-pound mark in the squat ... posted a 4.9 mark in the 40-yard dash... started and saw significant playing time at right tackle in season-opening win over Syracuse ... played a vital role in the Cougars? 35-32 victory over Hawaii ... part of an offensive line that allowed just one sack against the Warriors.