Football, inducted in 1986
His first catch as a sophmore was for a touchdown. When that season (1967) ended, Parks had caught79 passes for 1294 yards and 12 TDs. Injured much of his senior year, Parks finished with 169 career catches for 2919 yards and 22 TDs. After sitting out one season, Parks played five years in the NFL (San Diego, Dallas, Houston). He led the NFL in receiving in 10 games (41 catches) as a rookie in 1971 before being sidelined with a broken arm.
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Player of the Week
DeFalco Helps Men's Volleyball Continue Dominant Run
On the road at No. 5 UCLA, DeFalco had 15 kills on .483 hitting in the sweep, and had a double-double in his previous match against No. 12 UCSB, leading the Beach in kills in both matches.
NEXT GAME: Wednesday, February 22 vs. Cal Baptist - Walter Pyramid
LAST WEEK'S WINNER: Jessica Gertz, Women's Basketball