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Tyler Matthews
Tyler  Matthews

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Wichita, Kan.

High School:
McPherson HS

Last College:
TCU

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 215

Position:
QB

Experience:
TR

06/05/2015

Southern Miss Recognizes 154 Student-Athletes for Spring Semester Academic

Twenty student-athletes made the President's List for a 4.0 GPA during the semester.

06/05/2015

Southern Miss Recognizes 154 Student-Athletes for Spring Semester Academic

Twenty student-athletes made the President's List for a 4.0 GPA during the semester.

06/05/2015

Southern Miss Recognizes 154 Student-Athletes for Spring Semester Academic

Twenty student-athletes made the President's List for a 4.0 GPA during the semester.

06/05/2015

Southern Miss Recognizes 154 Student-Athletes for Spring Semester Academics

Twenty Golden Eagles made the President's List during the semester earning a 4.0 GPA.

06/05/2015

Southern Miss Recognizes 154 Student-Athletes for Spring Semester Academics

Twenty Golden Eagles made the President's List during the semester earning a 4.0 GPA.

04/18/2015

Spring Football Game

Spring Football Game

Conference USA Commissioner’s Academic Medal (2014)
Conference USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll (2014)

2014 (Redshirt Sophomore): Named a 2014-15 Conference USA Commissioner’s Academic Medalist … Named to the 2014-15 Conference USA Commissioner’s Academic Honor Roll … Transferred from TCU … Sat out the season due to NCAA transfer rules.

2013 (Redshirt Freshman, TCU): Appeared in four games for the Horned Frogs … Made collegiate debut in week two against Southeastern Louisiana … Had season-long 7-yard carry at Oklahoma State … Also saw action against Texas Tech and SMU.

2012 (Freshman, TCU): Did not compete during the season, taking a redshirt.

High School: Four-star pro-style quarterback according to Rivals.com at McPherson High School in Wichita, Kan. … Ranked as the No. 6 pro-style quarterback in the nation … Rated No. 174 in the Rivals.com 250 … No. 1-ranked player in the state of Kansas … Played in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl … Passed for 6,541 yards and 62 touchdowns with only eight interceptions in high school career … First-Team All-State selection as a senior, completing 163-of-257 attempts (63.4 percent) for 2,836 yards, 24 touchdowns and only five picks … Rushed for three touchdowns … Third-Team All-State pick as a junior … All-League selection and Offensive Most Valuable Player during junior and senior years.

Personal: Full name is Tyler Scott Matthews … Son of Jenifferand Randy Matthews … Has a younger brother, Cameron, and a younger sister Halie … Born on Jan. 25, 1994 in Fort Riley, Kan. … Majoring in communication and minoring in business.

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