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Craig Jensen Athlete Profile

#3 Craig Jensen

Position: Defensive Back Height: 6-8 Weight: 180 Roster Years: 1972-1976 Hometown: Provo, UT


Parents are Clayne and Elouise ... ,arried Jane Kartchner ... excellent skier, ood student ... botany major.

Before BYU

High School - An offensive and defensive back, Craig also lettered in track ... has good speed ... also excellent in soccer ... Provo was second in the state in soccer, Craig was named all-state ... coached at Provo by Dick Hill (BYU) ... younger brother, Mike, plays for Provo.

1972 | Freshman Year

Played on the frosh squad.

1974 | Sophomore Year

Good speed and knowledge of the game helped win letter ... alos on specialty team.

1975 | Junior Year

Starter in the backfield ... had 25 unassisted tackles, one pass interception and two pass deflections ... made two key saves ... one tackle that prevented sure TD in opener against Bowling Green, another in game with Arizona ... also made important interception in USU tilt.