Talmage Gunther: The Rising Star of BYU Football
Wide receiver Talmage Gunther of the class of 2016 has been a key component of the Brigham Young University football team. Gunther brings height and agility to the field, he stands 6 feet tall and weighs 195 pounds.
Gunther has played 25 games as a member of BYU in the 2020 and 2021 roster years. His contributions, though mostly on special teams, have not been overlooked. Gunther has contributed significantly to the team’s success thanks to his versatility and determination.
Talmage Gunther’s Short Profile
|Height||5 feet 11 inches (5’11”)|
|Hometown||Cedar Hills, Utah|
|Previous School||Lone Peak High School|
- Position: Wide Receiver
- Weight: 190 lbs
- Height: 5-11
- Class: Junior
- Hometown: Cedar Hills, Utah
- Previous School: Lone Peak High School, BYU Highlights
Talmage Gunther College Career
- Played in all 13 games
- Recorded a pivotal forced fumble on the opening kickoff against No. 19 Arizona State, leading to BYU’s first score of the game
- Participated in 12 games
- Carried the ball twice, gaining eight yards
- Returned two punts for a total of 10 yards
- Major: Finance
- Missionary Service: Served a full-time mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Harare, Zimbabwe (2016–18)
- Family: Parents are Christin and Bruce; there are three brothers and two sisters
- Marital Status: Married to Christina in 2019
- Children: Two sons, Drew and Briggs
- Siblings: Max, Ashton, Boston, Olivia, and Ava
Talmage Gunther’s Interests
- Enjoys fishing and golf
- Born in Houston; my father attended the University of Houston
High School Achievements
- High School: Lone Peak High School
- Coaches: Michael Mower and Bart Brockbank
- 2013 and 2015: Utah Region 4 Champions
- 2015: Utah State Champion runner-up
- 2015: Deseret News first-team all-state, Salt Lake Tribune All-Tribune team, Daily Herald Player of the Year
- 2015: Region 4 MVP
- Recruitment: Also recruited by Utah State, Weber State, SUU, Southern Virginia University, and Dartmouth
1. Who is Talmage Gunther?
- Talmage Gunther is a junior wide receiver.
2. Where is he from?
- He hails from Cedar Hills, Utah.
3. What is Talmage Gunther’s height and weight?
- He stands at 5 feet 11 inches (5’11”) tall and weighs 190 pounds.
4. Which school did he attend before joining BYU?
- Talmage Gunther attended Lone Peak High School.
5. What is Talmage Gunther’s current class status?
- He is currently a junior.