Yoeli Childs
Forward 23
Ht/Wt
6'
8"
|
225 lbs.
Class
Senior
Hometown
South Jordan, 
Utah
Last School
Bingham High School
Roster Years
2016-2020


Personal

  • Wife Megan plays volleyball at Utah Valley
  • Mother is Kara Childs
  • Has one brother

Before BYU

  • Played for Jake Schroeder at Bingham High School
  • As a senior in 2015-16 averaged 18.5 points, 10.7 rebounds and 2.4 assists and led Bingham to a record of 24-2 overall and 12-0 in district play and the 5A state title
  • Named the 5A MVP by the Deseret News and first-team all-state by the Salt Lake Tribune in 2016
  • Played in the Ballislife All-American Game
  • As a junior in 2014-15 averaged 16.4 points, 10.7 rebounds and 2.4 assists and led Bingham to a record of 20-4 overall and 9-1 in district play and a trip to the 5A quarterfinals
  • Named 5A first-team all-state by the Deseret News and the Salt Lake Tribune in 2015
  • As a sophomore in 2013-14 averaged 11.1 points and 5.3 rebounds while helping Bingham to the 5A quarterfinals
  • Named 5A third-team all-state by the Deseret News in 2014
  • Ranked No. 53 in ESPN’s top 100 for the class of 2016
  • Named a four star recruit by ESPN and a three-star recruit by Scout and Rivals
  • Ranked No. 16 nationally among centers by ESPN
  • Named the No. 4 recruit in Utah by ESPN
  • Also recruited by Oregon, Oregon State and Stanford
  • Played for the Utah Prospects AAU team coached by Tim Davis
BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2016-2017

  • Named to the All-WCC Freshman Team
  • Received Bronze Honors on the WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll
  • Received the Most Improved Player Award at the end of season banquet
  • Nationally was 53rd in defensive rebounds per game, 85th in total rebounds, 93rd in rebounds per game, 105th in total blocks, 109th in blocked shots per game and 197th in double-doubles
  • Nationally among freshmen was 3rd in rebounds per game, 3rd in defensive rebounds per game, 15th in blocks per game, 33rd in field goal percentage and 36th in offensive rebounds per game, 
  • In the WCC was 2nd in defensive rebounds, 3rd in rebounding, 5th in field goal percentage, 5th in blocked shots, 5th in double-doubles and 9th in offensive rebounds
  • His 17 rebounds at San Francisco were the second most by a WCC player in 2016-17
  • Posted season highs of 23 points (at San Francisco), 17 rebounds (at San Francisco), 5 assists (LMU), 2 steals (3 times) and 4 blocks (CSU Bakersfield)
  • Scored in double figures 13 times
  • Had 5 double-doubles, 10 games with double figure rebounds and 3-plus blocks 7 times
  • Led BYU in scoring once, rebounds 12 times and assists once
Sophmore Year 2017-2018

  • Named to the All-WCC First Team
  • Named to the USBWA All-District VIII Team
  • Named to the NABC All-District 9 First Team
  • Earned a spot on the WCC All-Tournament Team
  • Named to the Barclays Center Classic All-Tournament Team
  • Named the Jan. 15, 2018, WCC Player of the Week
  • Received the Male Crowd Pleaser Award at the 2018 Y Awards
  • Received the Most Outstanding Player Award at the end of season banquet
  • Posted season highs of 33 points (Saint Mary’s), 13 rebounds (4 times), 8 assists (at Santa Clara), 5 blocks (twice), 4 steals (Idaho State) and 3 3-point field goals (twice)
  • Nationally was 20th in double-doubles, 41st in defensive rebounds per game, 59th in field-goal percentage, 61st in blocked shots per game, 62nd in rebounds per game and 116th in points per game
  • In the WCC was second in rebounding, second in defensive rebounds, tied for second in double-doubles, third in scoring, third in blocked shots, seventh in field goal percentage and eighth in offensive rebounds 
  • Scored in double figures 33 times and had 20-plus points 14 times
  • Had 15 double-doubles, three-plus blocks 8 times, three-plus steals twice and three-plus 3-point field goals twice
  • Led the team in scoring 14 times, rebounds 23 times and assists seven times
Junior Year 2018-2019

  • Named to the All-WCC First Team
  • Named to the USBWA All-District VIII Team
  • Named to the NABC All-District 9 First Team
  • Named the Dec. 10 WCC Player of the Week and NCAA.com March Madness Player of the Week
  • Named the Jan. 14 WCC Player of the Week
  • One of 10 candidates for the 2019 Karl Malone Power Forward of the Year Award
  • Named to the mid-season watch lists for the Lute Olson Player of the Year and the Lou Henson Mid-Major Player of the Year awards
  • Named the Male Athlete of the Year at the Y Awards
  • Received the Co-Most Outstanding Player Award at the end of season banquet
  • Named to the Men Against Breast Cancer Cougar Cup All-Tournament Team
  • Scored 31 points in three-straight games (Weber State, Utah State Utah), the first Cougar to scored 30-plus in three-straight games since Jimmer Fredette in the final five games of the 2010-11 season
  • Posted season highs of 31 points (3 times), 16 rebounds (twice), 6 assists (at Illinois State), 4 blocks (San Diego) and 5 steals (Utah State)
  • Nationally was 15th in double-doubles, 24th in rebounds per game, 29th in points per game and 92nd in field goal percentage
  • In the WCC was first in scoring, first in rebounding, first in double-doubles, first in defensive rebounds, sixth in blocked shots, sixth in offensive rebounds and 10th in field goal percentage
  • Scored in double figures 31 times, had 20-plus points 18 times and 30-plus points three times
  • Had 17 double-doubles, three-plus blocks twice, three-plus steals twice and three-plus 3-pointers three times
  • Led the team in scoring 20 times, rebounding 27 times and assists six times
Senior Year 2019-2020

  • Named to the All-WCC First Team
  • Named to the USBWA All-District VIII Team
  • Named to the NABC All-District 9 First Team
  • A Top 5 Finalist Karl Malone Power Forward of the Year
  • A Senior CLASS Award Finalist
  • A two-time WCC Player of the Week (2/24/20, 3/2/20)
  • Named to The Athletic Mid-Major All-America First Team
  • Posted season highs of 38 points (at Pepperdine), 14 rebounds (twice), 7 assists (at San Francisco), 2 steals (three times) and 2 blocks (four times)
  • Tied the BYU record for most field goals made in a half without a miss with 10 vs. Weber State
  • Finished his BYU career sixth all-time in scoring, first in total rebounds, fifth in total blocks and second in double-double
  • In WCC games was first in the league in scoring, second in rebounding, third in field goal percentage, T-12th in blocked shots, T-third in offensive rebounds and second in defensive rebounding
  • Scored in double figures 18 times, scored 20-plus points 12 times and 30-plus point twice
  • Had eight double-doubles and hit three-plus 3-pointers twice
  • Led the team in scoring 11 times, rebounds 14 times and assists once
     
Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Medical Redshirt Year



Career & Season Highs

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Free Throws Made {[{seasTopGameStats.ftm}]} {[{seasTopGameStats.ftmCounter}]} times, last was @ vs. {[{seasTopGameStats.ftmGameTitle}]} ({[{seasTopGameStats.ftmGame | date}]}) - {[{topGameStats.ftm}]} {[{topGameStats.ftmCounter}]} times, last was @ vs. {[{topGameStats.ftmGameTitle}]} ({[{topGameStats.ftmGame | date}]}) -
Free Throw Attempts {[{seasTopGameStats.fta}]} {[{seasTopGameStats.ftaCounter}]} times, last was @ vs. {[{seasTopGameStats.ftaGameTitle}]} ({[{seasTopGameStats.ftaGame | date}]}) - {[{topGameStats.fta}]} {[{topGameStats.ftaCounter}]} times, last was @ vs. {[{topGameStats.ftaGameTitle}]} ({[{topGameStats.ftaGame | date}]}) -
Offensive Rebounds {[{seasTopGameStats.or}]} {[{seasTopGameStats.orCounter}]} times, last was @ vs. {[{seasTopGameStats.orGameTitle}]} ({[{seasTopGameStats.orGame | date}]}) - {[{topGameStats.or}]} {[{topGameStats.orCounter}]} times, last was @ vs. {[{topGameStats.orGameTitle}]} ({[{topGameStats.orGame | date}]}) -
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Assists {[{seasTopGameStats.ass}]} {[{seasTopGameStats.assCounter}]} times, last was @ vs. {[{seasTopGameStats.assGameTitle}]} ({[{seasTopGameStats.assGame | date}]}) - {[{topGameStats.ass}]} {[{topGameStats.assCounter}]} times, last was @ vs. {[{topGameStats.assGameTitle}]} ({[{topGameStats.assGame | date}]}) -
Steals {[{seasTopGameStats.stls}]} {[{seasTopGameStats.stlsCounter}]} times, last was @ vs. {[{seasTopGameStats.stlsGameTitle}]} ({[{seasTopGameStats.stlsGame | date}]}) - {[{topGameStats.stls}]} {[{topGameStats.stlsCounter}]} times, last was @ vs. {[{topGameStats.stlsGameTitle}]} ({[{topGameStats.stlsGame | date}]}) -
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Minutes {[{seasTopGameStats.mins}]} {[{seasTopGameStats.minsCounter}]} times, last was @ vs. {[{seasTopGameStats.minsGameTitle}]} ({[{seasTopGameStats.minsGame | date}]}) - {[{topGameStats.mins}]} {[{topGameStats.minsCounter}]} times, last was @ vs. {[{topGameStats.minsGameTitle}]} ({[{topGameStats.minsGame | date}]}) -

Career & Season Stats

Year GP GS MIN AVG FG-FGA FG% 3P-3PA 3P% FT-FTA FT% OFF DEF REB AVG AST AVG BLK STL PF TO PTS AVG
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Opponent Date Result MIN FG-FGA FG% 3P-3PA 3P% FT-FTA FT% OFF DEF REB AST BLK STL PF TO PTS
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