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Russ Davis Athlete Profile

#75 Russ Davis

Position: Offensive Tackle Height: 6-4 Weight: 240 Roster Years: 1974 | 1976-1978 Hometown: Murray, UT


Parents are Ned (traffic supervisor) and Fern (bankteller) .. married Sarah Emerson ... served church mission to Texas - Houston Mission ... majoring in communications.

Before BYU

High School - Lettered in football, track and wrestling at Murray High ... was outstanding scholar-athlete in 1972 ... team captain in football and track ... was all-region in football ... second in state discus ... coached by Gene McKeean (Utah State) and dan Slaugh (BYU) ... team logged more victories than any previous team in 15-years.

1974 | Freshman Year

Played before mission and sustained a knee injury.

1976 | Sophomore Year

Didn't participate in Spring drills.

1977 | Junior Year

Played on the JV unit.

1978 | Senior Year

Had a good Spring ... one of the most promising returnees to the offensive line.