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    47  Tyler Purvis
    Tyler Purvis

    Class:
    Graduated

    Hometown:
    Reinholds, Pa.

    High School:
    Lancaster Catholic

    Height / Weight:
    6-2 / 231

    Position:
    FB


    As a RS - Junior (2013):

    - Started six games at fullback, tallying a dozen receptions for the year.

    - Named to the Academic All-ACC team and earned the team's Earle Edwards Academic Award.

    As a RS - Sophomore (2012):

    - Reserve fullback, he saw action in nine games.

    As a RS - Freshman (2011):

    - Scored two touchdowns to lead the team versus Georgia Tech, both on receptions. Had four total grabs for a total of 33 yards in that contest .

    - Named to the 2011-12 ACC Academic Honor Roll.

    As a Freshman (2010):

    - Red-shirted the season at tight end.

    In High School:

    - Played wide receiver.

    - Honors: A first-team All-Lancaster-Lebanon League Section 3 as a senior.

    - Senior Stats: 15 touchdown receptions.

    - Personal: Earned a scholarship in the spring of 2012. Oldest brother, Ryan, played football at Boston College and then at tight end with the New York Giants.

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