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Steve Kaufusi Athlete Profile

#58 Steve Kaufusi

Position: Defensive Line Height: 6-4 Weight: 258 Roster Years: 1985-1987 Hometown: Salt Lake City, UT


Parents are Petelo and Eveline...served an LDS mission to Nukualofa, Tonga...majoring in law enforcement with a minor in recreation management.

Before BYU

Played defensive end at South High...coached by Bud Murray.

Other College

Attended Dixie College (St. George, Utah)...selected first team All-ICAC as a sophomore...played 1981 season before going on a mission...returned for 1984 season...honorable mention All-American.

1985 | Redshirt Year

Participated in spring drills and worked out as a defensive tackle...redshirted.

1986 | Junior Year

Moved to outside linebacker during spring drills...used as a down lineman in special four-man front installed for Wyoming and UTEP games.

1987 | Senior Year

Switched back to defensive line in spring drills.