Tooele RB Nukuluve Helu Signs With BYU During Early Signing Period

Dec 18, 2019, 8:44 AM | Updated: 8:56 am
Photo Courtesy of Nukuluve Helu...
Photo Courtesy of Nukuluve Helu

PROVO, Utah – The Early Signing Period is upon us and the BYU Cougars are looking to finish strong with a solid class that continues to show progress in Kalani Sitake’s program.

Signee: Nukuluve Helu

Height, Weight: 6-1, 195-pounds

Position: Running Back

Hometown: Tooele, Utah

School: Tooele High School

Commitment Date: 3/23/2019

Enrollment: Summer 2020

Offers: Utah State

247Sports Composite Star Ranking: Three-star recruit

247Sports State of Utah Ranking: No. 26

Tooele High running back Nukuluve Helu was one of the top rushers in the state of Utah during the 2019 season. Helu, who is related to former Nebraska and NFL running back Roy Helu, garnered a lot of interest from Power 5 programs leading up to Signing Day.

The night before Signing Day, Helu reaffirmed his commitment to BYU just days after taking an official visit to Provo. Helu has was recruited heavily by BYU running backs coach AJ Steward.

Mitch Harper is a BYU Insider for KSLsports.com and host of the Cougar Tracks Podcast (SUBSCRIBE) and Cougar Sports Saturday (Saturday from 12-3 pm) on KSL Newsradio. Follow him on Twitter: @Mitch_Harper.


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