96 Copache Tyler
96 Copache Tyler
Height: 6-3
Weight: 294
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Springfield, IL
High School: Springfield Southeast
Position: DT
Major: Undeclared

2015: Played in all 10 games… First-Team All-Ivy… Had 11 solo tackles and 12 assisted for a total of 23… Recorded one sack and 5.5 tackles for loss… Four pass breakups… Top tackle day was 3-2-5 at Penn.

2014: Second-Team All-Ivy League pick…Played all 10 games… Had 16 total tackles…. Also had one sack and two tackles for a loss. 

2013: Started all 10 games... Recipient of the Charles Loftus Award for most valuable freshman... Recorded 22 solo tackles, 33 overall... Two tackles for loss... One forced fumble... Top game was 4-2-6 against Penn...

At Springfield Southeast: Four-time Springfield Defensive Lineman of the Year… Senior year captain and team MVP… All conference in 2012… Earned seven letters between football (4) and wrestling (3)… Captain of the wrestling team… Two-time all-conference and state qualifier… Academic All-Conference and State Scholar.

Personal: Copache Tyler is the son of Copache and Tammy Tyler…