Ohio defense forces turnovers late to beat Marshall, retain bell and move to 3-0 on the season
2012: Appeared in nine games, finishing the year second on the team with 242 kickoff return yards... Carried the ball one time for one yard in Ohio's 24-14 win at Penn State ... Returned two kickoffs for a total of 30 yards against the Nittany Lions... Carried the ball twice for 47 yards in the Bobcats' home-opener against New Mexico State (Sept. 8)... Logged three kickoff returns for 73 yards at Marshall (Sept. 15)... Had six carries for 31 yards against Norfolk State (Sept. 22)... Posted a season-high 74 kickoff returns yards at Massachusetts (Sept. 29)... Totaled six carries for 33 yards against Louisiana-Monroe in the Independence Bowl.
2011: Did not play.
Prior to Ohio: Played running back at Solon High School, the same school as fellow signee Jovon Johnson ... Tallied 1,340 yards with 20 touchdowns as a senior ... Rushed for 3,248 yards in high school career to go along with 53 touchdowns and 553 receiving yards ... Named first-team All-District and third team All-Ohio as a senior ... Helped lead team to two-straight regional runner-up finishes ... Three-year letterwinner in football and also lettered four times in track and two in basketball ... Merit Roll student in high school.
Personal: Son of Sidney and Carla Tyner ... Undecided on a major.