Jaren Hall
Quarterback 3
205 lbs.
Spanish Fork, 
Last School
Maple Mountain High School
Roster Years

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


  • Parents are Kalin and Hollie Hall
  • 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)
  • Married to former Utah Valley soccer player Breanna McCarter (2014-18) and they have a baby daughter Jayda born in 2021
  • 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
  • Served in the California Roseville mission 


  • Roseville , California
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

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

    Jaren Hall throws against Boise State.jpg

  • Jaren Hall rushes for TD against Baylor

    Jaren Hall rushes for TD against Baylor.jpg

  • Jaren Hall throws against Baylor

    Jaren Hall throws against Baylor.jpg

  • Jaren Hall at line of scrimmage vs. Baylor

    Jaren Hall at line of scrimmage vs. Baylor.jpg

  • 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.


  • Jaren Hall back to pass vs. Idaho State

    Jaren Hall back to pass vs. Idaho State

  • Jaren Hall rolls out against Georgia Southern


  • Jaren Hall throws vs. USC


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


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