Originally posted on Salt Lake Tribune  |  Last updated 10/20/11
Alisa brings punch to BYU running game Steve Luhm The Salt Lake Tribune Published Oct 20, 2011 09:36AM MDT Provo — Since Riley Nelson took over as BYU’s starting quarterback, the Cougar offense has been humming along — driving the length of the field, chewing up the clock, scoring points. Nelson, however, isn’t the only new player in BYU’s backfield. At the same time coach Bronco Mendenhall switched from Jake Heaps to Nelson, Michael Alisa became the Cougars’ dominant running back. He has been outstanding, too. Prior to victories against San Jose State and Oregon State, Alisa had carried three times ... Copyright 2011 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
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