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Tucker Melcher
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Tucker Melcher

Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
Reno, Nev.

High School:
Galena HS

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 180

Position:
Wide Receiver

Experience:
RS

Nevada
2014: Joined the program in the fall and redshirted his first season at Nevada.

High School
A graduate of Galena High School ... Was a three-year letterwinner in football and also lettered in track and field, baseball and basketball ... Was part of a league championship team as a senior in 2012 ... Earned second-team All-League honors ... Was a member of the National Honor Society and earned an academic-athlete award.

Personal
Born Tucker McKenna Melcher on Oct. 21, 1994 ... Son of Bubba and Tracy Melcher ... Has a younger brother and a younger sister ... His father played tight end at Nevada and was a four-year letterwinner (1978-81) ... Uncle played defensive end at UNLV ... Picked Nevada because it has been his dream to play here since the second grade.

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