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Kent Tingey Athlete Profile

#25 Kent Tingey

Position: Wide Receiver Height: 6-0 Weight: 187 Roster Years: 1976-1979 Hometown: North Logan, UT


Parents are Marsel (soil conservation service) and Joylene Tingey ... both are BYU graduates ... served two years on a LDS mission to Montreal, Canada ... wife's name is Jean ... political science major. 

Before BYU

High School - All-State in both football and basketball at Sky View High in Logan ... voted MVP all-around athlete ... coached by Earl Lindley (former grid assistant at BYU) ... won eight letters before graduating in 1973.

1976 | Freshman Year

Scored against Snow College on JV squad ... participated in Tangerine Bowl.

1978 | Junior Year

Started for BYU .. best outing was eight receptions for 76 yards against the University of Nevada-Las Vegas in Japan ... against Oregon State he had three passes for 65 yards and against Utah he caught four passes for 62 yards ... total '78 stax are 20 receptions for 280 yards and one touchdown.