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Casey Tiumalu Athlete Profile

#20 Casey Tiumalu

Casey Tiumalu
Position: Running Back Height: 5-7 Weight: 200 Roster Years: 1982-1983 Hometown: San Diego, CA


  • 1983 AP Honorable Mention


Parents are John and Ulutolu...recruited by Long Beach State, San Jose State, Fresno State and Hawai'i.

Before BYU

He lettered three years in football and once in baseball...coached by Jim Arnaiz at La Mesa High...was also a kicker...All-CIF.

Other College

Attended Grossmont Junior College in El Cajon, Calif. for two years...was a JC All-American...was named MVP running back and captain of the team.

1982 | Junior Year

Moved into the starting fullback position midway in the season...was coaches back of the game against Georgia, UTEP, Hawai'i and Colorado State...was also special teams player against Hawai'i...netted 95 yards rushing vs. Hawai'i...led BYU in rushing with 655 yards and eight TDs in '82...selected by the coaches as the outstanding new player in the Cougar program...voted second team All-WAC.