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  Bo Nagahi
Bo Nagahi

Player Profile
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Salt Lake City

High School:
Skyline HS

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 184

Position:
DB

Birthdate:
09/11/1981

Experience:
3VL

UTAH: One of the top kick returners in the nation is also projected as Utah's starting punt returner and left cornerback ... all-around athlete is an exceptional "gunner" on punt team ... already in Ute career record books for kickoff returns: 39 career kickoff returns ranks seventh, 956 kick return yards ranks sixth and 24.5 kickoff return average ranks seventh ... elected to 2004 Utah Football Leadership Committee.

2003-Second-team all-MWC kickoff returner averaged 25.5 yards per return (No. 23 in the nation) for the nation's top-ranked kickoff team... played in all 12 games ... MWC Special Teams Player of the Week on Oct. 27 after setting new MWC kick return mark (193 yards) vs. New Mexico on Oct. 25 ...193 kick return yards vs. UNM is tied for second in school history and 7 returns vs. Lobos is tied for third ... 20 total kickoff returns for 511 yards (25.5 yards per return) ... also returned 2 punt for 13 yards ... started at receiver vs. Texas A&M and had 1 catch for 13 yards ... at cornerback, had 21 total tackles and a sack ... season-best 5 tackles vs. Utah State ... academic all-MWC ... member of Utah Football Leadership Committee.

2002-Named second-team all-MWC kickoff returner by Las Vegas Review Journal's media panel ... played in all 11 games ... 13 kickoff returns for 322 yards (24.8 avg.) ... long return was 36 yards versus Air Force ... backup cornerback had 21 total tackles, including 1 for loss (3 yards) ... 1 pass breakup and 1 forced fumble ... career-high 8 tackles vs. Indiana ... also had 1 interception for 12 yards and a pass breakup against Hoosiers ... 4 kickoff returns for 120 yards vs. Arizona ... academic all-MWC.

2001-Including bowl, played in all 12 games and started four (3 at left corner, 1 at nickel) ... 15 total tackles, 1 interception and 5 pass breakups ... 3 total tackles against Oregon and South Florida ... backup cornerback and nickel back also played for special teams ... joined No. 1 kickoff return team late in season ... averaged 20.5 yards on 6 returns ... season-best 46 yard kickoff return vs. San Diego State. 2000-Redshirt.

HIGH SCHOOL: Honorable mention All-American ... Utah state player of the year ... Deseret News' 1999 Mr. Football ... all-state, all-region ... played for 1999 Utah state champion Skyline High ... Skyline team captain ... averaged 35 yards per punt return in 1999 ... honor roll ... member of student government sophomore year.

PERSONAL: Son of Hossein and Mina Nagahi (pronounced na-ga-hee) ... of Persian descent ... enjoys fishing and martial arts ... finance major ... full name is Bobak Nagahi ... born Sept. 11, 1981.

YEAR	G/GS	UT	AT	TOT	INT	PBU
2001	11/4	10	5	15	1-26	5
2002	11/0	16	5	21	1-12	1
2003	12/1	11	10	21	0-0	0
Totals	34/5	37	20	57	2-38	6

YEAR KR YARDS AVG. TD LONG 2001 6 123 20.5 0 46 2002 13 322 24.8 0 36 2003 20 511 25.5 0 53 Totals 39 956 24.5 0

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