LSU Football - 1979 Rosters
Dale Begue
#2
Dale Begue
6'0"  170 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Baton Rouge, La. (Broadmoor HS)
Mark Johnston
#3
Mark Johnston
5'11"  188 lbs
Position: Flanker
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Rayville, La. (Riverfield Academy)
Chris Hutchinson
#4
Chris Hutchinson
5'10"  178 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Monroe, La. (Wossman HS)
Alan Risher
#7
Alan Risher
6'2"  180 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Slidell, La. (Salmen HS)
James Britt
#11
James Britt
6'0"  193 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: So.
Hometown: Minden, La. (Minden HS)
Frank Killeen
#12
Frank Killeen
6'2"  184 lbs
Position: Free Safety
Year: Fr.
Hometown: New Orleans, La. (Shaw HS)
Jude Hernandez
#13
Jude Hernandez
6'0"  204 lbs
Position: Tailback
Year: So.
Hometown: Baton Rouge, La. (Istrouma HS)
Jesse Myles
#14
Jesse Myles
5'11"  185 lbs
Position: Running Back
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Gray, La. (H.L. Bourgeois)
John Falgout
#18
John Falgout
5'11"  180 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Lake Charles, La. (Lake Charles HS)
Alex Clark
#19
Alex Clark
5'11"  185 lbs
Position: Running Back
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Lake Charles, La. (Lake Charles HS)
Dunn Lester
#23
Dunn Lester
6'0"  207 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Covington, La. (Covington HS)
Efrem Coley
#26
Efrem Coley
5'10"  179 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Lake Charles, La. (Lake Charles HS)
Sean Moore
#28
Sean Moore
6'0"  200 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Poplar Buff, Mo. (Poplar Buff HS)
Mike Montz
#30
Mike Montz
6'0"  204 lbs
Position: Tailback
Year: So.
Hometown: Lutcher, La. (Lutcher HS)
Tommy Boudreaux
#31
Tommy Boudreaux
6'1"  200 lbs
Position: Back
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Montegut, La. (South Terrebonne HS)
Orlando McDaniel
#32
Orlando McDaniel
6'1"  175 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: So.
Hometown: Lake Charles, La. (Lake Charles HS)
Alvin Thomas
#33
Alvin Thomas
6'1"  177 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Donaldsonville, La. (Donaldsonville HS)
Lawrence Williams
#34
Lawrence Williams
5'10"  195 lbs
Position: Inside Linebacker
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Lake Charles, La. (Washington-Marion HS)
Scott Watson
#36
Scott Watson
6'3"  215 lbs
Position: Strong Safety
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Pensacola, Fla. (Tate HS)
Mike Turner
#45
Mike Turner
6'2"  229 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Shreveport, La. (Byrd HS)
Wright Brewer
#50
Wright Brewer
6'1"  200 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Baton Rouge, La. (Istrouma HS)
Al Richardson
#51
Al Richardson
6'0"  200 lbs
Position: Inside Linebacker
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Baton Rouge, La. (Lee HS)
Leigh Shepard
#52
Leigh Shepard
6'4"  230 lbs
Position: Offensive Line
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Rockdale, Texas (Rockdale HS)
Mike Mahtook
#54
Mike Mahtook
6'0"  210 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Lafayette, La. (Catherdral-Carmel HS)
Greg Bowser
#58
Greg Bowser
6'0"  234 lbs
Position: Nose Guard
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Franklin, La. (Franklin HS)
Greg Raymond
#61
Greg Raymond
6'1"  235 lbs
Position: Offensive Line
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Metairie, La. (Rummel HS)
Tom Tully
#65
Tom Tully
6'3"  235 lbs
Position: Offensive Line
Year: So.
Hometown: Baton Rouge, La. (Broadmoor HS)
Mike Burks
#69
Mike Burks
6'0"  235 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Baton Rouge, La. (Central HS)
Jerry Blake
#72
Jerry Blake
6'4"  254 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Gretna, La. (Shaw HS)
David Koch
#76
David Koch
6'3"  230 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Houston, Texas (Northbrook HS)
Malcom Scott
#80
Malcom Scott
6'4"  230 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Fr.
Hometown: New Orleans, La. (St. Augustine HS)
John Conway
#83
John Conway
6'2"  206 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Highlands, Texas (Sterlin HS)
Tim Joiner
#88
Tim Joiner
6'4"  210 lbs
Position: Lineman
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Baton Rouge, La. (Catholic HS)
Bob Weathersby
#91
Bob Weathersby
6'2"  226 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Athens, Ga. (Clarke Central HS)
Leonard Marshall
#97
Leonard Marshall
6'4"  250 lbs
Position: Lineman
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Franklin, La. (Franklin HS)
Ramsey Dardar
#98
Ramsey Dardar
6'2"  220 lbs
Position: Lineman
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Cecilia, La. (Cecilia HS)
Greg Stevens
Greg Stevens
6'1"  195 lbs
Position: Offensive Line
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Baton Rouge, La. (Istrouma HS)
No. Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Class Exp. Hometown (Previous School)
2 Begue Dale Dale Begue CB 6-0 170 1 Fr. HS Baton Rouge, La. (Broadmoor HS)
3 Johnston Mark Mark Johnston FL 5-11 188 1 Fr. HS Rayville, La. (Riverfield Academy)
4 Hutchinson Chris Chris Hutchinson CB 5-10 178 1 Fr. HS Monroe, La. (Wossman HS)
7 Risher Alan Alan Risher QB 6-2 180 1 Fr. HS Slidell, La. (Salmen HS)
11 Britt James James Britt CB 6-0 193 3 So. 1L Minden, La. (Minden HS)
12 Killeen Frank Frank Killeen FS 6-2 184 1 Fr. RS New Orleans, La. (Shaw HS)
13 Hernandez Jude Jude Hernandez TB 6-0 204 3 So. 1L Baton Rouge, La. (Istrouma HS)
14 Myles Jesse Jesse Myles RB 5-11 185 1 Fr. HS Gray, La. (H.L. Bourgeois)
18 Falgout John John Falgout SE 5-11 180 1 Fr. SQ Lake Charles, La. (Lake Charles HS)
19 Clark Alex Alex Clark RB 5-11 185 1 Fr. HS Lake Charles, La. (Lake Charles HS)
23 Lester Dunn Dunn Lester FB 6-0 207 1 Fr. HS Covington, La. (Covington HS)
26 Coley Efrem Efrem Coley CB 5-10 179 1 Fr. SQ Lake Charles, La. (Lake Charles HS)
28 Moore Sean Sean Moore FB 6-0 200 1 Fr. RS Poplar Buff, Mo. (Poplar Buff HS)
30 Montz Mike Mike Montz TB 6-0 204 3 So. SQ Lutcher, La. (Lutcher HS)
31 Boudreaux Tommy Tommy Boudreaux B 6-1 200 1 Fr. HS Montegut, La. (South Terrebonne HS)
32 McDaniel Orlando Orlando McDaniel SE 6-1 175 3 So. 1L Lake Charles, La. (Lake Charles HS)
33 Thomas Alvin Alvin Thomas CB 6-1 177 1 Fr. RS Donaldsonville, La. (Donaldsonville HS)
34 Williams Lawrence Lawrence Williams ILB 5-10 195 1 Fr. HS Lake Charles, La. (Washington-Marion HS)
36 Watson Scott Scott Watson SS 6-3 215 1 Fr. RS Pensacola, Fla. (Tate HS)
45 Turner Mike Mike Turner LB 6-2 229 3 So. 1L Shreveport, La. (Byrd HS)
50 Brewer Wright Wright Brewer LB 6-1 200 3 So. TR Baton Rouge, La. (Istrouma HS)
51 Richardson Al Al Richardson ILB 6-0 200 1 Fr. HS Baton Rouge, La. (Lee HS)
52 Shepard Leigh Leigh Shepard OL 6-4 230 1 Fr. SQ Rockdale, Texas (Rockdale HS)
54 Mahtook Mike Mike Mahtook LB 6-0 210 1 Fr. HS Lafayette, La. (Catherdral-Carmel HS)
58 Bowser Greg Greg Bowser NG 6-0 234 1 Fr. SQ Franklin, La. (Franklin HS)
61 Raymond Greg Greg Raymond OL 6-1 235 1 Fr. SQ Metairie, La. (Rummel HS)
65 Tully Tom Tom Tully OL 6-3 235 3 So. SQ Baton Rouge, La. (Broadmoor HS)
69 Burks Mike Mike Burks OG 6-0 235 1 Fr. HS Baton Rouge, La. (Central HS)
72 Blake Jerry Jerry Blake OT 6-4 254 1 Fr. SQ Gretna, La. (Shaw HS)
76 Koch David David Koch OG 6-3 230 1 Fr. HS Houston, Texas (Northbrook HS)
80 Scott Malcom Malcom Scott TE 6-4 230 1 Fr. HS New Orleans, La. (St. Augustine HS)
83 Conway John John Conway TE 6-2 206 1 Fr. HS Highlands, Texas (Sterlin HS)
88 Joiner Tim Tim Joiner LM 6-4 210 1 Fr. HS Baton Rouge, La. (Catholic HS)
91 Weathersby Bob Bob Weathersby DT 6-2 226 1 Fr. HS Athens, Ga. (Clarke Central HS)
97 Marshall Leonard Leonard Marshall LM 6-4 250 1 Fr. HS Franklin, La. (Franklin HS)
98 Dardar Ramsey Ramsey Dardar LM 6-2 220 1 Fr. HS Cecilia, La. (Cecilia HS)
Stevens Greg Greg Stevens OL 6-1 195 1 Fr. HS Baton Rouge, La. (Istrouma HS)
LSU Football - 1979 Coaches
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