#19 Tyler Emmetts
|HOMETOWN/HIGH SCHOOL (LAST SCHOOL)||Mt. Juliet, Tenn./Mt. Juliet HS|
2010 (FRESHMAN): Voted Honorable Mention All-Mid-South Conference West Division ... Played in all 11 contests as the team's punter, averaging 40.7 yards per attempt with a long of 67 yards and six punts of 50-plus yards ... Recorded 14 kicks downed inside the 20-yard line with only two touchbacks and a 37.6-yard net average on 42 attempts ... Teams managed only 124 punt return yards all season and averaged starting drives at the opponents 24.3-yard line after punts ... Got off to a rocky start in season opener at Austin Peay, with one kick blocked and another snap muffed on six attempts ... Averaged 40.4 yards on eight kicks versus Campbellsville Univ. with 58- and 50-yarders, one fair catch and one downed inside the 20 ... Both attempts against Lindsey Wilson were downed inside the 20 ... Punted three times at Faulkner Univ., averaging 47.0 yards with a 50- and 51-yarder and two attempts downed inside the 20 ... Posted three fair catches and one downed inside the 20 in five kicks at Bethel Univ. ... Booted season-long 67-yarder versus Union College, setting up a safety that gave CU the lead for good early in the fourth quarter ... Averaged 43.5 yards on four attempts against Belhaven Univ. with a 55-yarder and two punts downed inside the 20, one at the one and the other at the three-yard line ... Booted five punts at the Univ. of the Cumberlands, averaging 43.2 yards with one fair catch and one downed inside the 20.
HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterwinner for coach Roger Perry at Mt. Juliet HS ... Voted First Team All-State by Tennessee Sportswriters Association and Second Team All-State as punter by the Tennessean as senior ... Played in East-West All-Star Game, three-time Offensive Player of the Week and MJHS Special Teams Player of the Year as senior ... Made 18-of-25 field goals with long of 46 yards, 80-for-87 extra points and posted 41.6-yard average on punts as senior ... Voted Region 6-4A Kicker of the Year as junior.
PERSONAL: Tyler Zachary Emmetts ... Son of William and Lesli Emmetts ... Born February 20, 1992 ... Majoring in Criminal Justice/Public Affairs.