Tyler Brown
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Tyler Brown

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Peoria, Ill.

High School:
Richwoods

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 275

Position:
OL

Experience:
HS

02/05/2014

Redbird Football Signs 24 on National Signing Day

The class bolsters depth at key positions of wide receiver, linebacker, running back and defensive end.

02/06/2013

Redbirds Sign 16 Players on National Signing Day 2013

With three mid-year transfer signings, ISU has added 19 players to the 2013 roster.

Richwoods HS: Two-year starter for head coach Roland Brown ... Illinois High School Football Coaches Association (IHSFCA) Class 6A All-State Honorable Mention selection in 2012 as a senior ... Peoria Journal Star All-Area selection ... earned Mid-State 6 All-Conference honors, after helping team to a league title and the second round of the IHSA Class 6A state playoffs as a senior ... earned all-conference honors as a junior, while helping team to a runner-up finish in the 2011 IHSA Class 6A state playoffs ... also an all-conference shot put and discus thrower as part of the track team.

Personal: Born July 15, 1994, in Peoria, Ill. ... son of Roland and Renee Brown ... has two brothers, Ryan and Cole ... his father, Roland, serves as the head football and track coach at Richwoods and ran track collegiately at Western Illinois ... his cousin, Daniel Dwyer, is an outfielder for the ISU baseball team ... plans to major in renewable energy.