Paul Lasike Athlete Profile

#33 Paul Lasike

Position: Running Back Height: 5-11 Weight: 232 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2012-2014 Hometown: Auckland, New Zealand Mission: AL Last School: Church College of New Zealand

Personal

  • A rugby all-american for BYU
  • Served an LDS mission in Alabama


2012 | Sophomore Year

  • Earned letterman honors
  • Played in 12 games
  • Totaled 33 carries, 129 yards and two touchdowns, adding one reception for 25 yards
  • Had 10 carries, 40 yards and two touchdowns vs. Hawai'i and a 25-yard reception
  • Rushed 12 times for 44 yards vs. Idaho

2013 | Junior Year

  • Rushed for 87 yards on 15 attempts and one touchdown in win over Texas
  • Had 31 rushing yards against Boise State
  • Played in all 13 games and started eight
  • Finished third on the team with 350 rushing yards

2014 | Senior Year

  • Scored his first touchdown of the season on a 1-yard rush to put BYU up 7-3 against Nevada
  • Had first receiving touchdown of his career on a 20-yard reception vs. Nevada and ended game with career highs of 69 yards receiving on five catches
  • Scored his second rush TD of the year on a run over the right side for a 2-yard score with 20 seconds left in the third quarter, extending BYU’s lead to 21-7 in the win against Middle Tennessee
  • Carried the ball eight times for 70 yards with two touchdowns while also adding a career-long 26-yard touchdown reception for his career-high third TD of the game