Born in Aurora, Colo.,...parents are Kaleo and Melody...married Stephanie Linder, December, 1997...older brother is former BYU player Issiah...recruited by UCLA, USC, Nebraska, Washington St., Utah, Arizona, ASU, Army, and Miami...enjoys singing, playing the piano, and working with kids...would like to work with FBI or in international diplomacy...served an LDS Church mission to Buenos Aires, Argentina ...is an Eagle Scout...majoring in business management.
Played defensive tackle, defensive end, offensive tackle, and tight end...earned all-state and all-conference honors for both offense and defense...won Jefferson County Lineman of the Year award...three letters in football, three in basketball, one in volleyball and two in track (shot put)...all-conference basketball player...coached by Ed Stevens (CSU).
1996 | Freshman Year
Participated in spring drills...partially blocked a field goal vs. UTEP.
1997 | Redshirt Year
Cougar Club Scholar-Athlete.
1998 | Sophomore Year
Saw limited action as a sophomore ... Was a solid backup to Joe Wong at right tackle.
1999 | Junior Year
Participated in spring drills.