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Rhen Brown Athlete Profile

#87 Rhen Brown

Position: Wide Receiver Height: 5-10 Weight: 178 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2009-2011 Hometown: Summerville, SC Last School: Lone Peak High School


  • Parents are Robert and Nina
  • Served in the Argentina Salta Mission for the LDS Church
  • Has three brothers and three sisters
  • Older brother Terence plays offensive line for the Cougars
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Married to wife Kori
  • Eagle Scout
  • Majoring in construction management

Before BYU

  • Played receiver, cornerback and quarterback in high school
  • Played under legendary coach John McKissick at Summerville High School in South Carolina before moving to Utah
  • Had 17 catches for 390 yards during his senior season at Lone Peak
  • Named all-region as a senior
  • Also ran track, running 100 meters in 10.8 seconds
  • Recruited by Georgia Tech, Clemson, University of South Carolina and University of North Carolina

2009 | Freshman Year

  • Saw action in the UNLV game

2010 | Sophomore Year

  • Earned letterman honors as a sophomore
  • Played in five games, including the New Mexico Bowl vs. UTEP

2011 | Junior Year

  • Played in three games, seeing action against Idaho State, Idaho and New Mexico State
  • Was not able to return for senior season in 2012 due to medical hardship