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Tufuga's Dreams Have Come True

Tufuga's Dreams Have Come True

BYU head coach Bronco Mendenhall extended scholarship offers to Snow Junior College defensive tackles David Hola and Tevita Tufuga. Tufuga went from never thinking he would ever play football again to now having his first offer.

While in his senior year of high school, Tevita Tufuga was voted off his team by his coaches. Family issues caused the big defensive tackle to miss so many practices that the coaches felt it wouldn't be fair to the other players if he stayed, and so he was subsequently voted off the team. Just prior to graduating from high school, Tufuga married Jessica, his high school sweetheart. The...

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