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Happy Dayan Ghanwoloku/Ula Tolutau Day: 5 Days to Kickoff!

The 2017 Countdown to Kickoff continues with 5 days until BYU’s season opener against Portland State. Each day we highlight the player or two that wear that day’s number on their jerseys. If you check back each day, by the end of the summer you’ll know every player on BYU’s 2017 roster.

Happy Dayan Ghanwoloku/Ula Tolutau Day!
5 Days to Kickoff!

Dayan Ghanwoloku

True Sophomore Defensive Back (Projected Starting Left CB)
5’11”, 195 pounds
Class of 2015: Northridge H.S. (Hometown: Layton, Utah)
2015: Greyshirt DB at BYU
2016: True Freshman DB at BYU; Recorded 48 tackles, 2 tackles for loss, 4 pass breakups, 1 QB hurry, 1 forced fumble, 1 fumble recovery and 3 interceptions (returned for a total of 113 yards and 1 TD) in 13 games played (8 starts)

Ula Tolutau

True Freshman Running Back (Projected #4/5 Tailback)
6’1″, 255 pounds
Class of 2014: East H.S. (Hometown: Salt Lake City, Utah)
2014-2016: California Bakersfield Mission
2017: Joined the team for Spring practice to compete at running back