2009 Football
1 Pat Pitman DL
3 Brandon Miles RB
4 Adam Berg WR
4a Dareius Copeland CB
5 Dusty Sluzewicz S
6 Sid Johnson CB
7 Justin Lee WR
8 Derek Edholm QB
9 Andrew Schultz WR
10 Jody Henningson WR
11 Cameron Abram WR
12 Zach Wold S
12a Alex Hass QB
13 Jordan Johnson CB
14 Beau Wakefield WR
15 Luke Knutson OLB
16 Larry Miller QB
2 Lance Rongstad QB
17 Jake Schmidt S
18 Luke Mattson WR
19 Dan Christensen OLB
20 Blake Sczepanski RB
21 Charles Hrdlicka CB
22 Averey Duncan WR
23 Michael "Tiger" Ellison CB
23a Issac Carlson S
24 Jake Anderson LB
24a Nolan Dokken CB
25 Brad Hemling RB
25a Matt Heath CB
26 Anthony Ragsdale S
27 Aaron Roland S
27a Brent Kondziolka RB
28a Anthony Hermes S
29 Chris Bellinger S
30 Eurice Watson RB
30a Blayze Petersen WR
31 Nate Solors K/P
32 Brody Scheff S
33 Jake Kelly S
33a Broc Skaar K
34 George Percak-Dennett LB
35 Alex Mock LB
36 Christian Metz WR
37 Timo Gleason FB
37a Alvandrick Womack RB
37b Colin McKenzie S
38 Troy Dale DL
38a Korey Fry S
39 Jesse Sundby K/P
40 Buckley Wright LB
41 Marco Custodio CB
42 Joe Johnsrud LB
42a Mike Swedlund S
43 Dustin Kroeplin RB
44 Gary Miller ILB
44a Gary Isaacson RB
45 Cory Crosby ILB
46 Andrew Eagan ILB
47 Collin Stoffel LB
48 Brad Albano DL
48a Charles Hermes WR
49 Jason Bromm LB
50 Matt Benge LB
51 Oliver Forward OLB
52 Allan Dostal S
53 Dillon Fogarty LB
55 Bryce Nelson OL
56 Jake Elzy DL
57 Matthew Shaver DL
58 Alonzo Melton OL
60 Cody Stamper DL
61 Jonathan Miller OL
62 Lyndell Tulimasealii OL
63 Brett DeLange OL
64 Jordan Oien OL
65 Cory Immerman OL
66 Steve Pappas OL
67 Jared Erickson OL
68 Davis Mickelson OL
69 Chad Whaley OL
71 Chris Parrish OL
72 Nick Bliss LB
73 Jordan Anderson OL
74 Tyler Abrahamson OL
77 Papapa Nicholas-Silvra OL
79 Alexander Lutton OL
80 Matt Gandrud WR
81 Ryan Olds OLB
82 Myles Swenson WR
83 Carris Bible TE
84 Gary Young DL
85 Jake Safstrom DL
86 Tim Orr TE
87 Anthony LaVoy DL
88 Brian Leonhardt TE
89 James Plain WR
90 Rob Wills DE
92 Jake Zimmerman DE
93 Jordan Lardinois DL
95 Bryan Wick DE
96 Josh Beste DL
97 Garrett Lee DL
98 Bryan Syrstad DL
99 Kyle McMartin DL
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2009
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#15 Luke Knutson

POSITION OLB
HEIGHT 6'0"
WEIGHT 217
YEAR-LETTERS So-1L
HOMETOWN Bagley, Minn. (Bagley)
PREVIOUS SCHOOL 3-3

2010 (Jr): Played in seven games and started four at the linebacker position before suffering a season-ending injury... Piled-up 21 tackles, 11 coming from solo efforts... Tallied 5.5 tackles for loss, totaling 23 lost yards... Had one sack for a four yard loss... Picked-up a fumble and returned it 67 yards for his first-career touchdown... Forced one fumble.
    His 67-yard return was the first fumble return for a touchdown by a BSU player since 2004... Posted six tackles (two solo), including a half tackle for loss against Augustana (Sept. 11)... Added five tackles (three solo), one for loss, in the game with UMD... Totaled four tackles (two for loss) and a tackle for loss (-10 yards) against Upper Iowa... Recorded his one sack in the season-opener at Minot State (Aug. 26) resulting in a four yard loss.

2009 (So): Was a key reserve for the 2009 linebacker corps... Played in 10 games... Totaled 23 tackles, which included 10 solo stops... Also piled up three tackles for loss and forced a fumble.
    Made his 2009 debut recording a season-high five tackles (1 solo) agasint Minot State (8/27/09)... Posted four assisted tackles at Minnesota State (9/5/09)... Made a solo tackle and forced a fumble versus St. Cloud State (10/3/09)... Finished the season with a pair of tackles in each of the Beavers’ last two contests.

2008 (Fr): Was a regular in the BSU secondary in 2008 seeing time in all 11 games and sliding into the starting line up as a linebacker for the final four games... An Honorable Mention All-NSIC pick, Knutson was one of only three rookies hailing from the NSIC North to be honored... Finished his first collegiate season with 39 tackles (17 solo)... His 8.0 tackles for loss (-41 yards) ranked second among his defensive teammates, while his 3.0 sacks was good for third... The hard-hitting linebacker forced a pair of fumbles and accounted for the Beavers’ only safety of the season.
    Posted his first tackle in the green and white at Minot State (8/28/08)... Set a career standard with four solo tackles, which included three tackles for loss (-20), a sack, two forced fumbles and a safety at Wayne State (10/11/08)... Posted a season-high 12 tackles (three solo) and nine assisted tackles versus Minnesota, Crookston (10/18/08).

2007 (RS): Sat out entire season as a redshirt.

Prior to BSU: Four-time letterwinner in football and basketball; also lettered in track at Bagley High School... Three-time all-conference selection; North Star Conference MVP and All-Section 8AA selection in 2006... Honorable-mention all-state at both linebacker and wide receiver... Coached by Chuck Anderson.

Personal: Luke Ethan Knutson... Born March 27, 1989... Son of Terry and Terri Knutson... Is undecided on a major field of study.

Career Highs:  
Tackles: 12 vs. Minnesota, Crookston (10/18/08); Solo Tackles: 4 at Wayne State (10/11/08); Assists: 9 vs. Minnesota, Crookston (10/18/08); Sacks: 1.0, three times; TFL: 3.0 at Wayne State (10/11/08); Interceptions: none; PBU: none.

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