Past Player Profile: Tyler Anderson

Position: Wide Receiver
Years Played: 1988, 1991-93

Personal: Married with six children (four boys, two girls).

Profession: Head football coach at Orem High School, Orem, Utah.

Best football memory at BYU: Beating Penn State 30-17 in 1992. Anderson had an 80-yard touchdown catch to put BYU up 27-3 at halftime.

Best non-football memory at BYU: Baptizing his best friend and teammate Tim Nowatzke.

Tyler Anderson on the Web

Playing Stats
1988: 6 receptions, 159 yards, 2 TD
1991: 14 receptions, 293 yards, 4 TD
1992: 11 receptions, 249 yards, 1 TD
1993: 21 receptions, 358 yards, 5 TD
Total: 52 receptions, 1059 yards, 12 TD
* Anderson holds the BYU football record for highest average yards per reception in a game (59 ypr vs. Utah State, 1993)

Kickoff Returns
1993: 19 returns, 568 yards, 1 TD
* Anderson shares the BYU football record for longest kickoff return (100 yards vs. Utah State, 1993).

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