Vikings get off to fast start during 51-29 Big Sky win at Aggie Stadium
Manusamoa Luuga finished with 118 yards on 15 carries
Defense holds Thunderbirds to 260 yards, records five sacks
2015: Played just the first three games of the season before missing the remainder of the year with injury... Received medical hardship waiver to retain junior status... Despite limited action, still posted 10 total tackles (5 unassisted)... Sacked Hawaii's Max Wittek for an 8-yard loss on the Rainbow Warriors' opening series, resulting in a fumble that UH recovered... It was his first career sack... Had a one-yard TFL in the game as well and finished with five tackles.
2014: Played in all 11 games, starting back-to-back games against Montana State and Montana... Collected 33 tackles, including 15 solo... Had a career-high nine tackles (7 solo) versus the Bobcats and then added five assisted stops at Grizzly Stadium the next week... Posted four solo tackles at Portland State.
2013: Saw action in all 12 games, finishing freshman season with four total tackles... Had a solo stop at Nevada in second game before picking up three tackles at Northern Colorado.
JAMES LOGAN HS '13: Finished with a 152 tackles, an interception, two fumble recoveries and forced four fumbles during his senior season in 2012... Had 112 tackles as a junior... Two-time team captain and team defensive MVP... Selected to the All-Metro, All-East Bay and Maxpreps All-Northern California first teams as a senior... First-team All-MVAL during junior campaign.... Earned Coaches Award as a sophomore... Was also a pole vaulter and 400-meter run for track and field team.
PERSONAL: Born in San Ramon, Calif... Majoring in hydrology... Parents are Paul Bua and Kelly Bua... Posted the highest GPA on his high school football team in 2012... Graduated with a 3.78 GPA, earning Principal's Honor Roll Award... James Logan Most Outstanding Scholar-Athlete winner as a senior... U.S. Army Scholar-Athlete... Sports hero is Pat Tillman... Would like to visit Gettysburg, Pa... Was a team captain in six of the 10 years he played organized football growing up... If not for football, would play water polo because "I hear it's an intensely physical sport."