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Jay Miller Athlete Profile

#88 Jay Miller

Jay Miller
Position: Wide Receiver Height: 6-0 Weight: 195 Roster Years: 1973-1976 Hometown: San Jose, CA


  • 1973 AP Honorable Mention
  • 1973 Universal Sports First Team


Parents are Dr. Leo and Reta Miller ... both attended BYU ... grew up in the same ward with Paul Cummings (NCAA mile champ) ... served on church mission to Brazil North ... married Lynne E. Bacigalupi ... premed major.

Before BYU

HIgh School - Three-year Letterman in Football and wrestling, also track at Santa Maria High ... Unanimous all-conference ... played in North South game ... ASB President ... Elks Scholarship winner ... coached by Tom Hawkins.

Other College - Transferred to BYU from Allan Hancock where he played two years, winning all-conference ... played in middle linebacker.

1975 | Junior Year

As good as the Cougar offensive line was, they had to make room for Steve .. had a great season and is a returning starter ... he is a candidate for academic all-WAC ... carried 3.79 GPA ... definite plus for the Cougars.