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Jay Huckaby Athlete Profile

#96 Jay Huckaby

Position: Defensive Tackle Height: 6-5 Weight: 245 Roster Years: 1983-1987 Hometown: Winnfield, LA


Parents are Gerald and Joan...recruited by Tulane, Southwestern Louisiana, Louisiana Tech, Northeast Louisiana and Dartmouth...has a pet boa constrictor.

Before BYU

All-district both junior and senior seasons at Winnfield High...played in Louisiana all-star game in '83...scholastic awards for basketball and football...team won AA state championship in '82...District 3-AA champs three times...compiled a 4.0 GPA over four years and was class valedictorian.

1983 | Freshman Year

Started for the junior varsity.

1984 | Redshirt Year


1985 | Sophomore Year

Logged playing time as a backup...had one sack and four assisted tackles.

1986 | Junior Year

Again, saw playing time as a reserve...had a pass deflection and a sack...sack came against UTEP.