Talent runs deep on 2013 roster
UTAH: Backup offensive tackle saw most of his action on special teams … originally walked on to the team in the spring of 2011 but transferred to Orange Coast College that fall… signed as a scholarship athlete in 2013.
2015–Served as the No. 2 right tackle, where he played in one game (10 snaps vs. Oregon) … played in 12 games on special teams … lettered.
2014–Played in one game, participating in 20 plays against Idaho State in the season opener … lettered.
PRIOR TO UTAH: Second-team all-conference offensive tackle for Orange Coast College in 2012 … as a senior in high school, he was the 2010 Orange Coast League Lineman of the Year and a Daily Pilot Dream Team selection … won 11 total letters in high school in football (3), basketball (4), track (3) and volleyball (1) … football and basketball team captain two years … averaged 12.1 points and 11.2 rebounds as a senior in 2010-11 … once had 21 rebounds in a game … scholar-athlete.
PERSONAL: Son of Frank Albers and Kristen Leysen … father is a high school football coach … mother played basketball for Cal State-Fullerton … four sisters … earned a bachelor’s degree in parks, recreation and tourism … full name is Andrew Reid Albers (pronounced al-burrs) ... born Dec. 22, 1992. .