Davis is a 6-7 forward from Draper, Utah, and is transferring to USU from Southern Utah upon finishing his LDS Church Mission in Michigan. As a freshman at SUU, he averaged 8.5 rebounds and 5.3 rebounds per game on the season, including 11 points and six rebounds per game in conference action. Davis played at Alta High School, where he led the Hawks to the 5A state title and was named tournament MVP to go with his Utah 5A MVP, Utah Player of the Year and region four MVP honors. As a prep senior, Davis averaged 18.5 points, 7.6 rebounds, 1.4 blocks, 1.5 steals and 1.3 assists per game.
"Kyle has already proven he can play at the Division I level and his best days are ahead of him," Morrill said. "He is a skilled, active four man, which is so essential in our offensive schemes. Kyle is exactly what we look for at his position. He also comes from a great family, which means he has the maturity and character to be successful."