Wednesday, September 9, 2015
SI Campus Rush: With Taysom Hill out, BYU fans turn their hopes to freshman Tanner Mangum
' The change began with fall camp chatter. A friend knew a guy whose dad said the freshman quarterback could sling it like the old BYU greats. Weeks of practices and scrimmages brought more rumors, but seasoned BYU fans were skeptical. With the program's impatient Power 5 aspirations, all that mattered was the present. All current hopes, of winning enough games against difficult opponents to garner Power 5 attention, depended on senior quarterback Taysom Hill, the only upperclassman of the team's quarterbacks. The freshman was the future, and an unsure one at that. '