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Bill Ring Athlete Profile

#24 Bill Ring

Position: Tailback Height: 5-10 Weight: 189 Roster Years: 1977-1978 Hometown: Belmont, CA


Parents are Randall (insurance agent) and Margaret ... majoring in buisness management.

Before BYU

High School - Was on dean's list both junior and senior years ... league and division champion in wrestling as a senior ... was an all-league player in baseball player  ... as a running back, he was first-team in the league and offensive player of the year ... an All-Central Coast selection and a prep all-American ... set league records for the most rushing in one game, 305 yards ... 96-years run from scrimmage ... 15 TD's in one season ... gained 1,076 yards in a season.

Other Colleges - At College of San Mateo, he was an all-Golden Gate Conference pick ... was captain and most inspirational player both years ... team MVP in '76.

1977 | Junior Year

Saw starting action against Wyoming and Arizona in place of injured Todd Christensen ... rushed for 91 yards against Wyoming ... ran for a two-yard TD against Arizona ... named player of the game in BYU's second Silk Bowl appearance punt return ... returned six punts for 121 yards in Japan ... netted 262 yards overall.