Gary Lovely Athlete Profile

#42 Gary Lovely

Gary Lovely
Position: Linebacker Height: 6-1 Weight: 200 Roster Years: 2004-2006 Hometown: San Jose, CA Last School: Foothill Junior College

Personal

Born in Berkeley, Calif. ... son of Lynn Lovely ... recruited by USC, UCLA, Cal, Washington, Oregon, Arizona State, Washington State, Boise State, Colorado, Nebraska, Michigan, Miami, Utah, Harvard, Cornell, Brown, Oregon State and Sacramento State.

Before BYU

A 2003 BVAL Scholar Athlete Award and National Honor Roll recipient ... an All-CIF scholar-athlete recipient ... earned PrepStar Preseason All-American honors ... earned all-league and team MVP honors ... recorded 180 combined tackles as a junior and senior, including 32 sacks ... an All-CIF selection ... earned All-Mercury News honorable mention honors as a senior ... a first-team all-league selection ... named the league's Utility Player of the Year ... earned Gunderson HS team MVP honors ... a 2003 PrepStar All-Region selection ... rated sixth by StudentSports magazine out of high school ... named "Bay Area's Best" by Student Sports Magazine ... a first-team all-league performer as a junior and sophomore ... an honor roll student and All-CIF scholastic selection as a senior ... earned state player-of-the-week honors during the 2003 season after recording 10 tackles, three fumble recoveries and one blocked PAT ... recruited by over 18 different schools, including USC, UCLA, Cal, Washington, Oregon, Michigan, Miami (Fla.), Nebraska, Harvard, Cornell, and Brown ... will have four years to play three at BYU.

Stats

YR    GP  UT  AT  TT  TFL/Yds  SCK/Yds  INT/Yds PBU  FF  FR 
2004 11 5 0 5 0.0/0 0.0/0 0/0 0 0 0
2005 11 4 3 7 0.0/0 0.0/0 0/0 0 0 1
TOTAL 22 9 3 12 0.0/0 0.0/0 0/0 0 0 1



2004 | Sophomore Year

An Academic All-Mountain West Conference selection ... earned letterman honors as a sophomore ... saw action in all 11 games ... credited with five tackles on the season ... had a season-high two tackles against Boise State ... returned a blocked punt for an eight-yard touchdown in the Cougars' 41-24 victory over Air Force.

2005 | Junior Year

Earned letterman honors as a junior ... named Academic All-MWC ... saw action in 11 games during the season ... registered seven tackles on the season, including four solo takedowns ... participated in spring drills.