Larry Hamilton Athlete Profile

#71 Larry Hamilton

Position: Defensive Tackle Height: 6-3 Weight: 232 Roster Years: 1980-1984 Hometown: Oxnard, CA Last School: Hueneme High School

Personal

Mother is Geraldine ... father is deceased ... recruited by Cal-Berkeley, Air Force, UNLV, UCLA, Stanford ... married to Tami Senkovich ... majoring in physical education.

Before BYU

Attended Hueneme High ... lettered in football, track and wrestling ... was all-league in football ... finished first and third in CIF Southern Section ... was two-time league champion and fourth in CIF Southern Section in the shot put ... coached by Leo Wingle.

Summary

Drafted by the Denver Gold of the USFL.

Stats

YEAR  SOLO   AST   TOTAL  TFL/YDS    SACKS/YDS   INT/YDS   PBU   QBH   FR  FF
1984 17 44 61 8 2 1 7 25 0 0



1980 | Freshman Year

Played both offensively and defensive as a starter for the jayvee ... had a 25-8 wrestling record and placed second in the WAC.

1981 | Redshirt Year

Won the WAC and Western Region heavyweight wrestling titles.

1982 | Sophomore Year

Saw backup varsity football action, including a controversial roughing-the passer call vs. Air Force.

1983 | Junior Year

Again won the WAC heavyweight title ... injured knee in pre-season and re-injured it vs. UCLA ... saw lots of playing time vs. San Diego State because BYU used a 4-3 defense.

1984 | Senior Year

Switched from nose guard to defensive tackle in spring ... redshirted the 1984 season in wrestling.