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#22 Squally Canada

Position: Running Back Height: 5-11 Weight: 205 Class: Junior Roster Years: 2015-2017 Hometown: Milpitas, CA Last School: Washington State

Before BYU

  • Redshirted due to injury at Washington State and sat out the 2015 regular season at BYU due to transfer rules
  • Averaged 8.8 yards per carry to total 1,916 yards and 24 touchdowns while leading Milpitas High School to the CIF Central Coast Section Title with an 11-2 record as a senior
  • All-San Jose Mercury News First Team and All-Metro League (San Francisco Bay Area) Second Team
  • Offensive MVP of the Santa Clara Valley Athletic League DeAnza Division
  • ESPN.com rated him a four-star recruit and the No. 32 running back in the nation
  • Totaled 3,367 yards and 37 touchdowns during his high school career


  • Parents are Stacy and Byron
  • Coached in high school by Kelly King
  • Pre-communications major

2015 | Freshman Year

  • Sat out the 2015 regular season due to transfer rules
  • Played in the Las Vegas Bowl after becoming eligible following the conclusion of the fall semester

2016 | Sophomore Year

  • Played in 13 games, starting two
  • Third on the team in rushing with 74 carries, 315 yards and two touchdowns
  • Averaged 4.3 yards per carry
  • Also had three receptions
  • Career-best 21 attempts and 88 yards against Boise State
  • Rushed for 50 yards on just six carries at Michigan State
  • Scored touchdowns against Toledo and Cincinnati