Born on Halloween Day in Salt Lake City ... parents are Lex and Phyllis ... served a Church mission from 1979-80 ... majored in physical education.
Prepped at Millard High where he was an honor student and student body president ... was first in state 100-yard dash and pole vault ... was a member of all-region and all-state team ... coached by Lewis Monsen (BYU).
Started for the junior varsity as a walk-on.
Had nine unassisted tackles at UTEP and six tackles at CSU.
Started the first half of the season ... had four pass deflections against Arizona State
Was a starter ... had nine tackles and a pass interception for an 18-yard TD against Utah ... had a 34-yard interception against Air Force ... had an interception at Long Beach State.