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Bill Rice Athlete Profile

#79 Bill Rice

Position: Defensive Tackle Height: 6-4 Weight: 245 Roster Years: 1973-1976 Hometown: Salt Lake City, UT


  • 1976 AP Honorable Mention


Parents are John and Kathryn of Salt Lake City ... Married Cynde in Salt Lake City ... majoring in law enforcement.

Before BYU

High School - A member of very strong Skyling teams that won the state championship in 1969-70-71 ... All-state defensive tackle ... won three letters under Ken Schmidt (Utah).

1975 | Junior Year

Second only to Sid Smith in defensive stats ... part of 113 assisted tackles, had 15 unassistsed tackles, had five sacks and recovered a fumble.