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    Tyrone Ross
    Tyrone Ross


    Tyler, Texas

    High School:
    Robert E. Lee

    Last College:

    Height / Weight:
    5-8 / 187

    Running Back



    Ross' 2009 Statistics
    Ross' 2008 Statistics

    2008 (Junior): Played in 11 games earning eight starts ... Finished the season with 45 carries for 172 yards and one touchdown ... Averaged just under four yards per carry ... Also caught 20 passes for 136 yards and two touchdowns ... Averaged 6.8 yards per reception ... Recorded a season-high eight carries for 18 yards, and caught a season-high six passes for 55 yards against South Dakota State ... Took two of his receptions into the end zone against the Jackrabbits ... Had seven carries for 33 yards at Nicholls State ... Followed that up with 35 yards on seven carries against Texas State ... Also rushed for one TD against the Bobcats ... Had five carries for 22 yards against Langston and Western Illinois ... Also recorded two receptions in both of those games.

    Junior College: A two-year letterwinner for coach Ray Woodard at Navarro College.

    High School: One of the top running backs in the state of Texas coming out of high school carrying the ball 248 times for 1,768 yards and 24 touchdowns ... Averaged 7.12 ypc during his prep career ... Lists his best individual high school performance as a playoff game where he carried the ball 28 times for 226 yards and two touchdowns ... Guided Tyler Lee to the 2004 state title in 2004 ... Graduated as the school's all-time leading rusher and scorer.

    Personal: Son of Steve Ross and Janice Smith ... Born Dec. 28, 1985, in Tyler, Texas.