One of 29 players to compete in all 14 games... one of only five freshmen to play all 14 games... made his collegiate debut against Northwestern State during the season opener... made his first career start at tight end at Mississippi State... hauled in his first career catch with a 7-yard reception at C-USA rival Tulane... returned his first kickoff for 13 yards at C-USA rival Tulsa... posted an 11-yard kickoff return against C-USA rival Rice during the regular-season finale. Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl: Tied a Houston single-season record with 14 games played against Air Force.
MacARTHUR HIGH SCHOOL
Ranked No. 83 tight end by Scout.com... named First Team All-District as a senior... ranked by ESPN as No. 24 tight end nationally... also ranked as high as No. 2 tight end in Texas... participated in the 2008 Army Combine... Second Team All-State by the Texas Sports Writers Association... as a junior rushed for 179 yards and one score, threw for 572 yards and two scores and had 30 catches for 311 yards and five touchdowns... won district track title in the discus.
Chambers' Senior Bio (courtesy of MaxPreps)
Full name is Tyler Austin Chambers... born April 11, 1991, in Lincoln, Neb.... son of Jack and Melony Chambers... undecided major.
Tyler Chambers' Career Bests
Receptions: 1, at Tulane (10-17-09)
Receiving Yards: 7, at Tulane (10-17-09)
Long Reception: 7, at Tulane (10-17-09)
Kickoff Return: 1, vs. Rice (11-28-09); at Tulsa (11-7-09)
Kickoff Return Yards: 13, at Tulsa (11-7-09)
Long Kickoff Return: 13, at Tulsa (11-7-09)