Michael Alisa

BYU Cougars #42 - Linebacker

  • Height: 6-1
  • Weight: 228
  • Seasons: SR

Cougs on Cougs: Three Things We Loved from BYU Football Media Day Web Chats


Jess and Mary discuss their three favorite things to come out of the BYU Football web chats on Media Day + much more.

BYU's a power, and now it's got a power schedule

BYU boasts a potentially brilliant offense, but can the Cougars survive a brutal September slate to break the eight-win barrier for the first time since 2011?

What you need to know: BYU vs Middle Tennessee

Mired in a four game slump, the Cougars travel to take on the Blue Raiders in what some are tabbing as a must win game.

Clear minds, clean socks help BYU run over Texas

BYU developed a new halftime strategy to come out strong in the second half.

Texas win in videos, photos, and tweets

Relive BYU's 41-7 drubbing of Texas in videos, vines, photoshops, and more.

BYU throttles Texas again!

After a slow start, Taysom Hill and the Cougars rolled the Longhorns for a second straight year.

Big 3rd Q propels Hill, BYU to blowout vs. Texas

The Horns held tough during the first half, but gave up four straight touchdowns in the second half to fall again to the Cougars in another blowout.

Cougar Kickoff Countdown: Jamaal Williams


Jamaal Williams was only 16 when he got to BYU and could become the career rushing leader at BYU as a teenager.

In defense of the off-season

As a fan, oftentimes it's hard to remember there's more to football than the games we watch.

Will Alani Fua be the new playmaker for BYU?

The Cougar defense will be looking to Alani Fua for big plays in the absence of Kyle Van Noy. Is he up to the challenge?

Is this BYU's breakthrough year?

BYU has been a top-30 team on paper for each of the last two seasons, but has only back-to-back 8-5 records to show for it. Can Bronco Mendenhall's Cougars break through against a weaker schedule...

Evaluating the Type of Recruits BYU Needs

BYU must find the recruits that come not only because it is a Mormon school, but because they are the right fit to win a national championship. We explore recruiting in Part II of our "Can BYU...