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Young Guns Experience the Big Stage

Three BYU true freshmen played important roles in a defensive performance that held Arizona to 253 yards of total offense. Ian Dulan, Matangi Tonga, and Romney Fuga applied constant pressure on Wildcat quarterback Willie Tuitama from their defensive line positions. It was an impressive effort for three kids in their first D-I game.

Someone apparently forgot to tell 17-year-old true freshman Ian Dulan that he is not supposed to be playing this early at the collegiate level. The little known Hawaiian gave 6-foot-6, 290-pound Arizona tackle Eben Britton all he could handle. By the end of the night, Dulan drew regular double-teams, and helped BYU hold the Wildcats to just two rushing first downs and 67 total yards on the ground...

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