Joe Tukuafu
Offensive Line 52
Ht/Wt
6'
4"
|
300 lbs.
Class
Senior
Hometown
Glendale, 
Utah
Last School
East High School
Roster Years
2017-2022


BYU Highlights

  • 2021
    • Played in 12 games, started nine.
    • Led BYU offense to...
      • Scoring 33 points per game.
      • Averaging 452 yards of total offense per game.
      • Converting on 46% of third downs.
      • Scoring on 89% of red zone trips (49 of 55), 75% of which (41) were touchdowns.
      • Allowing just 15 sacks on the season.
  • 2020
    • Played in nine games, started four
    • Started against Louisiana Tech, UTSA, Texas State and UCF
  • 2019
    • Played in four games with one start at tight end
    • Moved from tight end to offensive line midway through the season
  • See "Year" tab for further information

Personal

  • Major: History
  • Missionary Service: Served a full-time mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Cordoba, Argentina
  • Parents are Melini and Pasa
  • Is the youngest of four children

Before BYU

  • Played at East High School
  • Gained over 700 receiving yards and caught eight touchdowns as a senior
  • Also added 47 tackles and 6.5 sacks
  • Led East to the 4A state championship game in 2014 and 2013
  • Also recruited by Utah

Mission

  • Cordoba , Argentina
BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2018

  • Member of the scout team
Sophmore Year 2019

  • Played in four games with one start at tight end
  • Moved from tight end to offensive line midway through the season
  • Saw action against Utah, Tennessee, Toledo and Utah State
Junior Year 2021

  • Played in 12 games, started nine.
  • Led BYU offense to...
    • Scoring 33 points per game.
    • Averaging 452 yards of total offense per game.
    • Converting on 46% of third downs.
    • Scoring on 89% of red zone trips (49 of 55), 75% of which (41) were touchdowns.
    • Allowing just 15 sacks on the season.
Senior Year 2022

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

  • A member of the scout team
Medical Redshirt Year

Junior 2020

  • Played in nine games, started four
  • Started against Louisiana Tech, UTSA, Texas State and UCF