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  Hiva Lutui
Hiva  Lutui

Player Profile

Euless, Texas

High School:
Trinity HS

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 295





Position Breakdown and 2013 Football Preview Part 1 - Offense

Talent runs deep on 2013 roster


Outlook is Bright for 2012 Utes

Utes have firepower on offense, defense

UTAH: Versatile lineman can play both center and guard.

2015--Has appeared in all 12 contests and played on the offensive line in 11 games (seven starts, five at right guard and two at center) … 444 offensive plays in 10 games (stats were not kept for the Colorado game) … played a season-high 72 snaps at Washington and had a team-best three cuts … 63 snaps at center against Oregon State … 44 snaps at USC … 42 snaps with two cuts at Arizona … 48 snaps against UCLA … had one cut against both California and UCLA.

2014--Played in four games with one start (Idaho State) ... totaled 118 regular-season snaps (stats were not kept for the Las Vegas Bowl) ... lettered.

2013--Saw action on the line against Weber State, participating in 32 plays ... lettered.


HIGH SCHOOL: 2011 U.S. Air Force All-American ... first-team all-state Class 5A in 2010 and 2011 ... 2011 Star-Telegram Super Team pick ... 2009 district sophomore of the year and district newcomer of the year ... Rivals.com and Scout.com four-star recruit ... 114 knockdowns, 43 pancakes, a 90% overall grade and no sacks allowed as a senior ... 143 knockdowns and 42 pancakes as a junior ... Trinity High (Texas) was the 2009 state 5A champion and the 2011 state runner-up ... made the A/B honor roll and earned a Hi-Five certificate.

PERSONAL: Son of Foueti and Elizabeth Lutui ... one brother and one sister ... only the second member of his family to attend college ... cousin of former Ute fullback Tauni Vakapuna and former Ute defensive tackle LT Tuipulotu ... cousin Fui Vakapuna played at BYU and in the NFL for Cincinnati ... cousin Steven Fanua played for Cal and cousin Teu Kautai is a senior linebacker at BYU ... sociology major ... name is pronounced hee-va loo-too-ee ... born Mar. 25, 1994.

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