Jaren Hall
Quarterback 3
Ht/Wt
6'
1"
|
205 lbs.
Class
Junior
Hometown
Spanish Fork, 
Utah
Last School
Maple Mountain High School
Roster Years
2018-2022


BYU Highlights

Junior Year 2022

  • Tied a career-high with four touchdown passes in BYU's 38-24 win over Wyoming on Sept. 24. 
  • In win over Cowboys, Hall also set a career-high completion rate at 81.3%. 
  • Career-high 41 attempts and 29 completions in loss at No. 25 Oregon on Sept. 17. 
  • Recorded fourth career game with over 300 yards passing and ninth game with multiple touchdown passes in loss at No. 25 Oregon on Sept. 17. 
  • Led BYU to its sixth all-time win over a team ranked in the top-10 of the AP poll with a 26-20 (2OT) victory over No. 9 Baylor on Sept. 10.
  • Became the first BYU quarterback to both throw and receive a touchdown pass in the same game with a 20-yard scoring strike to Chase Roberts and a 22-yard receiving touchdown from Roberts versus Baylor.
  • Hall's receiving touchdown versus the Bears marked the first time a BYU quarterback caught a pass and took it to the end zone since Steve Young's game-winning reception against Missouri in the 1983 Holiday Bowl. 

Sophomore Year 2021

  • Played in and started 10 games (8-2 record)
  • Finished the season 189 of 296 (64%) for 2,583 yards, 20 touchdowns to only five interceptions with an efficiency rating of 156.1.
  • Averaged 258 yards passing per game.
  • BYU's second-leading rusher with 62 carries for 307 net yards and three touchdowns, averaging five yards per carry.
  • Phil Steele All-Independent First Team
  • Pro Football Network Independent Quarterback of the Year
  • Pro Football Network First Team All-Independent Offense
  • Led BYU offense to...
    • Scoring 33 points per game
    • Averaging 452 yards of total offense per game
    • Converting on 46% of third downs
    • Scoring on 89% of red zone trips (49 of 55), 75% of which (41) were touchdowns.
  • Went 18-for-28, 198 yards passing and two touchdowns with five carries for 36 yards in 24-16 win over Arizona. 
  • Led BYU to 26-17 win over No. 21 Utah with 149 yards passing for three touchdowns and eight carries for 92 yards on the ground. 
  • Received Davey O'Brien Award's Great 8 recognition for performance versus Utah. 
  • Tied a career-high with 214 yards passing for two touchdowns in a 27-17 win over No. 19 Arizona State. 
  • Recorded first career 300-yard passing game versus Boise State
  • Named College Sports Madness Independent Offensive Player of the Week for his performance at Baylor – 22 of 31 for 342 yards passing and 25 yards rushing
  • Recorded a career high 349 yards and three touchdowns on 22-of-37 passing, while rushing for 42 yards and a touchdown on six carries in BYU's 66-49 win over Virginia. 
  • With four passing touchdowns and one rushing in 59-14 win over Idaho State, became just the fourth quarterback in BYU history to pass for at least four touchdowns and rush for at least one in a single game. 
    • Others: Virgil Carter (vs. UTEP 1966), Steve Young (vs. Bowling Green 1983), Christian Stewart (vs. Savannah State 2014)

Personal

  • Major: Exercise & Wellness 
  • Missionary Service: Served a full-time mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Roseville, California
  • Parents are Kalin and Hollie Hall
  • Married to former Utah Valley soccer player Breanna McCarter (2014-18) and they have a baby daughter Jayda born in 2021
  • Father, Kalin, played running back at BYU (1992-93)
  • Mother, Hollie Hamilton, was a gymnast at BYU (1993)
  • Brother, KJ, also played running back at BYU (2015-17)
  • Brother, Kyson, currently plays wide receiver for BYU
  • Also played on the BYU baseball team in 2019 and 2020 as an outfielder
  • Played in 27 games during the 2019 baseball season, including eight starts in the outfield
  • Hit .400 in five games, with three starts during the shortened 2020 COVID season
  • Played varsity basketball in high school
  • Plays golf in his free time

Before BYU

  • Earned Deseret News 4A Honorable Mention and Region 8 First Team in 2014 and 2015
  • Selected as Maple Mountain's 2015 Offensive Football Player of the Year
  • For his high school career, he had 5,109 passing yards and 52 touchdowns
  • Rated the No. 3 quarterback in Utah by Scout and Rivals ranked him the No. 20th dual-threat quarterback in the nation in the 2016 class

 

BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2019

  • Played in seven games, including two starts at quarterback
  • Completed 31 of 46 passes for 420 yards and one touchdown
  • Added 139 rushing yards on 29 carries with three touchdowns
  • Completed 12 of 16 passes for 214 yards in the first half at Utah State while adding seven carries for 54 yards and two scores en route to a 42-14 win
  • Had a season-long run of 32 yards at USF
  • Posted a QB rating of 151.26
Sophmore Year 2021

  • Played in and started 10 games (8-2 record)
  • Finished the season 189 of 296 (64%) for 2,583 yards, 20 touchdowns to only five interceptions with an efficiency rating of 156.1.
  • Averaged 258 yards passing per game.
  • BYU's second-leading rusher with 62 carries for 307 net yards and three touchdowns, averaging five yards per carry.
  • Phil Steele All-Independent First Team
  • Pro Football Network Independent Quarterback of the Year
  • Pro Football Network First Team All-Independent Offense
  • Led BYU offense to...
    • Scoring 33 points per game
    • Averaging 452 yards of total offense per game
    • Converting on 46% of third downs
    • Scoring on 89% of red zone trips (49 of 55), 75% of which (41) were touchdowns.
  • Went 18-for-28, 198 yards passing and two touchdowns with five carries for 36 yards in 24-16 win over Arizona. 
  • Led BYU to 26-17 win over No. 21 Utah with 149 yards passing for three touchdowns and eight carries for 92 yards on the ground. 
  • Received Davey O'Brien Award's Great 8 recognition for performance versus Utah. 
  • Tied a career-high with 214 yards passing for two touchdowns in a 27-17 win over No. 19 Arizona State. 
  • Recorded first career 300-yard passing game versus Boise State
  • Named College Sports Madness Independent Offensive Player of the Week for his performance at Baylor – 22 of 31 for 342 yards passing and 25 yards rushing
  • Recorded a career high 349 yards and three touchdowns on 22-of-37 passing, while rushing for 42 yards and a touchdown on six carries in BYU's 66-49 win over Virginia. 
  • With four passing touchdowns and one rushing in 59-14 win over Idaho State, became just the fourth quarterback in BYU history to pass for at least four touchdowns and rush for at least one in a single game. 
    • Others: Virgil Carter (vs. UTEP 1966), Steve Young (vs. Bowling Green 1983), Christian Stewart (vs. Savannah State 2014)
Junior Year 2022

  • As of Sept. 26, Hall ranks...
    • No. 11 nationally in completions per game
    • No. 15 nationally in completion percentage
    • No. 16 nationally in total offense
  • As of Sept. 26, Hall is the only FBS quarterback with...
    • 1000+ passing yards (1,164)
    • 150+ pass-efficiency rating (158.7)
    • 70%+ completion rate (71.5)
    • 9+ TD passes (9)
    • 1 or fewer interceptions thrown (1)
  • In 38-24 win over Wyoming on Sept. 24...
    • Set a career-high completion rate of 81.3%
    • Set a career-high in pass-efficiency rating vs. an FBS opponent (211.0)
    • Threw a career-long pass (68 yard touchdown to Keanu Hill). 
    • Tied a career-high with four touchdown passes (Idaho State, 2021)
    • Became the first BYU quarterback to record three separate interception-free streaks of 100+ pass attempts. Hall has previously thrown 163 and 119 consecutive passes without an interception. His current streaks is 115. 
  • Career-high 41 attempts and 29 completions in loss at No. 25 Oregon on Sept. 17. 
  • Recorded fourth career game with over 300 yards passing and ninth game with multiple touchdown passes in loss at No. 25 Oregon on Sept. 17. 
  • Led BYU to its sixth all-time win over a team ranked in the top-10 of the AP poll with a 26-20 (2OT) victory over No. 9 Baylor on Sept. 10.
  • Became the first BYU quarterback to both throw and receive a touchdown pass in the same game with a 20-yard scoring strike to Chase Roberts and a 22-yard receiving touchdown from Roberts versus Baylor.
  • Hall's receiving touchdown versus the Bears marked the first time a BYU quarterback caught a pass and took it to the end zone since Steve Young's game-winning reception against Missouri in the 1983 Holiday Bowl. 
Senior Year

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year 2020

  • Played in two games
  • Tallied first career rush at Boise State
  • Posted three rushing attempts for six yards at UMass
Medical Redshirt Year 2020

  • Did not participate due to injury


  • BYU Jaren Hall Davey O'Brien Great 8 Award

    Jaren Hall Great 8 Award for Week 2

  • BYU quarterback Jaren Hall throws against Boise State

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  • Jaren Hall rushes for TD against Baylor

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  • Jaren Hall throws against Baylor

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  • Jaren Hall at line of scrimmage vs. Baylor

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  • Jaren Hall named Player of the Week

    Jaren Hall named Player of the Week

  • BYU offensive line vs Arizona 2021

    BYU offensive line vs Arizona 2021

  • Jaren Hall rushes at Wazzu

    Jaren Hall rushes at Wazzu

  • Jaren Hall stiff arms vs. UVA

    Jaren Hall stiff arms vs. UVA

  • BYU quarterback Jaren Hall throws a pass during the 66-49 BYU victory over the Virginia Cavaliers.

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  • Jaren Hall back to pass vs. Idaho State

    Jaren Hall back to pass vs. Idaho State

  • Jaren Hall rolls out against Georgia Southern

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  • Jaren Hall throws vs. USC

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  • Dave McCann and Jaren Hall at 2022 Media Day: State of the Program

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  • Jaren Hall on air with Greg Wrubell at 2022 Media Day

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  • Jaren Hall graphic Maxwell Award Watch List

    Jaren Hall graphic Maxwell Award Watch List

  • Jaren Hall-Davey O'Brien Award Watch List 2022

    Jaren Hall-Davey O'Brien Award preseason Watch List 2022

  • Walter Camp watch list Jaren Hall

    Walter Camp watch list Jaren Hall

  • Manning Award Watch List Jaren Hall

    Manning Award Watch List 2022 Jaren Hall

  • Jaren Hall, Josh Larsen Aug 22

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  • Jaren Hall CFPA Trophy Watch List

    Jaren Hall CFPA Trophy Watch List

  • Unitas Award Watch List Jaren Hall

    Unitas Award Watch List Jaren Hall

  • Jaren at USF 2019

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  • Jaren Hall throws against Baylor on September 10, 2022

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  • Jaren Hall vs. Oregon

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  • Jaren Hall looks to pass against Wyoming

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  • Jaren Hall loads up for a pass against Wyoming on September 24, 2022

    Jaren Hall loads up for a pass against Wyoming on September 24, 2022