Former Vols’ student assistant joins Colorado State’s staff

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Tyler Gilliam has joined Colorado State’s coaching staff as an analyst.

“Excited to finally be in Fort Collins,” Gilliam announced. “Ready to get to work with the Rams’ special teams.”

He will be analyst with Colorado State’s special teams.

Gilliam has served as a graduate assistant at Georgia State since 2020.

From 2018-19, Gilliam served as a special teams student assistant for the University of Tennessee football program.

Jay Norvell was hired as Colorado State’s head coach in December. Norvell came to Colorado State after serving in the same capacity at Nevada from 2017-2021.

Norvell was co-offensive coordinator alongside Josh Heupel at Oklahoma from 2011-14.

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