Commitment Status:Signed LOI

Alex Tyus

College Choices

School Interest Offer Visit Recruited by
FloridaCOMMITTED (07/12/2006)OfferedNone
Miami (FL)NoneOfferedNone
Ohio St.NoneNone
TennesseeNoneOfferedNoneTony Jones

Scouting Report on Alex Tyus

by Jerry Meyer - 05/03/2005
With a reach of 8-foot-10 and loads of athletic ability, Tyus is very good around the basket. Best in transition and as an offensive rebounder, he plays a 94-foot game. His high release jumper is looking good, but only out to 17-feet.

Jerry Meyer serves as a national scout and recruiting analyst for Rivals.com. He played at Lipscomb University where be became college basketball's all-time career assist leader. Meyer earned Mr. Basketball honors in the state of Tennessee as a high school junior and senior. He has served as an assistant coach at Vanderbilt and also co-authored the book, "Basketball Skills and Drills."

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ABCD Camp Photo Gallery I07/06/2006CatsIllustrated.com
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Video: Alex Tyus leaves an impression06/28/2006Rivals.com
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Tyus taking several visits during break12/20/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Tyus high on KU after visit12/20/2005JayhawkSlant.com
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Hoosier guard trio lighting it up in Queen City11/22/2005Peegs.com
City Search: Cincinnati11/16/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Lance Thomas decision opens up 2007 possibilities11/15/2005GOAZCATS.com
Heavyweights coming hard for Alex Tyus11/14/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
NEAA NIT Day Two11/11/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
UW offers Tyus11/03/2005TheDawgReport.com
Rivals.com 2007 top 100 released08/17/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Alex Tyus emerges as a top 2007 Arizona target08/12/2005GOAZCATS.com
Arizona's recruiting priorities becoming clearer07/28/2005GOAZCATS.com
SoCal All-Stars lose in Big Time semifinals07/27/2005GOAZCATS.com
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Year RebPts
2004 (Jr.)9.018.0
2003 6.011.0