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Shiloah Te'o Athlete Profile

#2 Shiloah Te'o

Shiloah Te'o
Position: Defensive Back Height: 5-10 Weight: 206 Roster Years: 2008-2009 Hometown: Laie, HI Last School: Kahuku High School


  • Son of David an Kelly Te'o
  • Sister, Nile, plays volleyball at UNLV
  • Also recruited by Oregon State, UNLV, Utah, Hawaii, California, New Mexico State and Colorado
  • Cousin of current BYU running back Malosi

Before BYU

  • 2007 Honolulu Star-Bulletin First-Team All-State selection as both a junior and senior
  • First-Team All-State selection by The Honolulu Advertiser as both a junior and senior
  • Named Oahu Interscholastic Association Red East Division Defensive Player of the Year
  • Threw game-winning 43-yard TD pass as time expired to help Kahuku win the 2006 state championship
  • Ranked as the 4th best prospect in the state of Hawaii by


YEAR    GMS    UT    AT    TT    TFL   FR    FF
2008     11     4     1     5     -     1     -
2009      5     4     1     5     1     -     -    
Totals   11     4     1     5     1     1     -

2008 | Freshman Year

  • Earned letterman honors as a freshman
  • Saw action in 11 games
  • Contributed on special teams
  • Totaled five tackles on the season, including four solo and one assisted
  • Recovered a fumble in BYU's 59-0 shutout win over UCLA

2009 | Sophomore Year

  • Played in five games as the reserve KAT safety and contributed on special teams
  • Recorded five tackles, including one tackle-for-loss
  • Recorded career-high three unassisted tackles in BYU's victory at Tulane, including one tackle-for-loss
  • Added one assisted tackle vs. Colorado State and one assisted tackle against Utah State in wins