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#72 Freddie Tagaloa
Position: Offensive Line
Height: 6'8"
Weight: 320
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: Richmond, Calif.
High School: Salesian HS/California
Experience: 1 Letter

2014: Redshirted the season … Played a key role as a member of the scout team.

Before Arizona: Played in 23 and started seven games as a member of the offensive line at California … Saw action at both right and left tackles and as a member of special teams units … Voted a team captain by his peers as a sophomore in 2013 … Preseason candidate for the Rotary Lombardi Award, given to the top lineman on either side of the ball or linebacker, and the Jim Parker Trophy, awarded to the nation’s top offensive lineman.

High School: Played in the U.S. Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl and International Bowl following his 2011 All-American (Prepstar) senior season and was listed as the No. 8 overall performer in practices prior to the Semper game by Rivals … Small School All-American and Division III All-State selection of MaxPreps as a senior, while adding All-Region (SuperPrep), All-Metro (San Francisco Chronicle) and All-East Bay (Contra Costa Times) honors … Four-star recruit according to ESPN, Rivals and 247Sports, while MaxPreps gave him three and a half and Scout three.

Personal: Son of Sakaria and Olive Tagaloa … Given name is Faatiga Freddie Tagaloa … Majoring in pre-business.