Recruiting Profile: Easton Baker (LB, 2024)

Easton Baker is a 6-foot-0 190 pound linebacker that preps at Stansbury high school in Tooele, Utah.  The class of 2024 recruit gave a verbal commitment to the BYU football program on December 10, 2020.

Sophomore stats: Through six games Baker has 50+ tackles, five sacks, three forced fumbles with one of those fumbles returned for a 45-yard touchdown.

Freshman stats: played in six games and recorded 14 tackles (11 solo), one tackle for loss, and one quarterback hurry (MaxPreps).

Rankings: not yet rated by 247sports

Offers and interest: BYU first offer; he has received recruiting attention from Boise State, Nevada, Oregon, Oregon State, Texas, USC, Utah, Utah State, and Washington

Full interview and recruiting profile is posted at BYU Insider:

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