Richie Saunders
Guard 15
Ht/Wt
6'
5"
|
200 lbs.
Class
Freshman
Hometown
Riverton, 
Utah
Last School
Wasatch Academy
Roster Years
2022-2023


Personal

  • Son of Lisa and Rich Saunders
  • Has four older sisters
  • Served a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Seattle, Washington
  • Enjoys playing the piano, guitar and playing ping pong
  • Helped start and English Academy in West Africa
  • Runs a duck feeding business at Gardner Village
  • Instagram: Rsaunders15

Before BYU

  • Spent final two seasons of high school career at Wasatch Academy
  • 2020 Best of State Male Athlete
  • Three-star recruit by 247Sports and Rivals
  • Rated as No. 45 shooting guard in Class of 2020 by 247Sports Composite
  • First Team All-State as a sophomore at Riverton High School
  • Second Team All-State as a freshman at RHS
  • Recruited by Creighton, Stanford, Utah State and Oklahoma
BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2022-2023

Sophmore Year

Junior Year

Senior Year

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Medical Redshirt Year



  • Richie Saunders hits a three during an 87-73 win at the Marriott Center

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  • Richie Saunders shoots a three

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  • Richie Saunders Pacific 2022-23

    Richie Saunders Pacific 2022-23