BYU

Abstract by Sam Blackburn

Personal Infomation


Presenter's Name

Sam Blackburn

Co-Presenters

Isaiah Kaufusi

Degree Level

Undergraduate

Co-Authors

Isaiah Kaufusi

Abstract Infomation


Department

Statistics

Faculty Advisor

Richard Warr

Title

Analyzing Disguised Defensive Movements in NCAA Football

Abstract

Deceptive and disguised movements in sports are used to gain an advantage over an opponent.  We study how the frequency of disguised movements impacts the probability of gaining an advantage by disguising.  In our study we consider data from defensive units of some NCAA college football programs.