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Alex Tyus

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FloridaCOMMITTED (07/12/2006)None
Miami (FL)NoneNone
Ohio St.NoneNone
TennesseeNoneNoneTony Jones

Scouting Report on Alex Tyus

by Jerry Meyer - 05/03/2005
With a reach of 8-foot-10 and loads of athletic ability, Tyus is very good around the basket. Best in transition and as an offensive rebounder, he plays a 94-foot game. His high release jumper is looking good, but only out to 17-feet.

Jerry Meyer serves as a national scout and recruiting analyst for He played at Lipscomb University where be became college basketball's all-time career assist leader. Meyer earned Mr. Basketball honors in the state of Tennessee as a high school junior and senior. He has served as an assistant coach at Vanderbilt and also co-authored the book, "Basketball Skills and Drills."

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Year RebPts
2004 (Jr.)9.018.0
2003 6.011.0