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Rob Buchanan Athlete Profile

#68 Rob Buchanan

Position: Defensive End Height: 6-3 Weight: 228 Roster Years: 1977-1979 Hometown: Santa Maria, CA


Parents are Frank (owner of Broadway Tire) and Marian Buchanan.

Before BYU

High School - A '75 Graduate of Ernest Righetti High ... played defensive tackle .. was on Santa Barbara County all-star team ... honorable mention all-league.

Other College - Attended Allan Hancock College in Santa Maria for two years ... was honorable mention all-conference there.

1977 | Medical Redshirt Year

Hurt his knee at the beginning of the season and redshirted.

1978 | Junior Year

Saw back up action behind a pair of All-WAC ends, but did see a lot of action in eight games ... best outings were six tackles against Utah State and eight tackles at Oregon.