BYU Heisman Trophy winner Ty Detmer sets to throw against Miami in 1990.

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Ty Detmer and his connection to an iconic moment in BYU football history

Longtime Deseret News BYU sports reporter Dick Harmon recently discussed one of the Cougars’ biggest wins — the football team’s upset of No. 1 Miami in 1990 — with one of the players who led the charge in the monumental victory, Heisman Trophy quarterback Ty Detmer.

The former Cougar shares insight into that game, the history behind it and how it’s impacted him — and others involved with the victory — years later.

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May 29, 2020 10:00 PM