Ralph R. Zobell | Posted: 12 Dec 2014 | Updated: 8 Nov 2020

Up Close: Scott Arellano

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Take a closer look at senior punter Scott Arellano, as published in BYU-UNLV game program:


Favorite cold cereal:      Golden Grams  

Favorite Bronco Mendenhall Quote:  “That’s not it”

Why did I choose to play football over other sports:    It is what I fell in love with                                    

Before a football game, I: Listen to relaxing music

How did I spend my off-season:   Practicing

Who is the best player I’ve ever faced:  Robert Woods

What would I like to do sometime in my life:  Travel

One place I would like to visit   Spain                       

If I could play another position, what would it be:  Kicker                                          

Who has had the greatest influence on my football career and why:    My dad, he originally taught me how to punt

What do I want to be doing 20 years from now:   Relaxing with my wife

How did I select my jersey number:   Always loved #23

What is the best book I've ever read:   “The Fearless Mind”                 

People say I look like:    Myself

My favorite professor or most interesting class I've taken at BYU:  Craig Manning

What is my most memorable athletic achievement or moment:  Every opportunity here at BYU

If I had to give up all my possessions except one, what would be the one thing I kept and why:   A box filled with items from my uncle that past away.  It is what I remember him by

My favorite scripture:     D&C 122:7

My favorite website:   Youtube

My advice to youngsters:     Follow your dream and work hard.  Think for yourself                                                               

If I were on “Who Wants to be a Millionaire,”the person I’d call for my lifeline is: My wife, she can search stuff on google really fast

If I were hosting you on a recruiting visit to Provo, the most impressive thing I'd have to show you is:The view from the Y

If I could invite any three people to dinner, who would they be: Stanford Nash, Simon Haws, Nelson Nash

On game day my friends and relatives:  Let me focus

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