• Lou Groza Star of the Week (Sept. 6, 2016)
• 2014 American Athletic Conference All-Academic Football Team
• 2013 American Athletic Conference All-Academic Football Team
2016: Had eight points, including a 32-yard field goal in a road win at Cincinnati (Sept. 15) … notched four field goals, including a career-long 47-yarder in the first half vs. No. 3 Oklahoma (Sept. 3) … scored 15 of Houston’s 33 points vs. the Sooners.
2015: Finished the season a perfect 8-for-8 on field goals and 51-for-51 on extra points ... held starting kickoff role all season and took over starting placekicker role in the fifth game of the season vs. SMU ... finished the year 11th in The American in scoring with 75 points despite not holding placekicking duties for the first four games of the season ... one of just three kickers in The American to remain perfect on PATs for the year ... fifth in The American with 30 touchbacks and an average of 62.3 on kickoffs ... hit a 39-yard field goal and all five extra points vs. Florida State in Houston’s Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl win ... connected on a 24-yard field goal and three extra points in the team’s American Athletic Conference Championship game win over Temple ... drilled a career-long 45-yard field goal and was perfect on extra points, going 7-for-7 in win over Navy ... recorded his first career field goal, a 34-yarder in win at UCF.
2014: Appeared in all 13 games as Houston's kickoff specialist in 2014 ... totaled 75 kickoffs for 4,620 total yards, an average of 61.6 yards per kickoff ... racked up 21 total touchbacks and registered one made PAT ... registered four kickoffs for 239 yards for an average of 59.8 in Houston's Armed Forces Bowl victory ... had six kickoffs for 357 yards for an average of 59.5 at Cincinnati ... tallied seven kickoffs for 443 yards in win at SMU ... recorded seven kickoffs for a total of 415 yards in a win over Tulsa ... tallied three kickoffs for 181 yards vs. Tulane ... had five kickoffs for 307 yards in win at USF ... recorded six kickoffs for 383 yards/63.8 per kickoff vs. Temple ... tallied five kickoffs for 295 yards and an average of 59.0 at Memphis ... racked up five kickoffs for an average of 65.0 yards vs. UCF ... had his first career PAT vs. UNLV ... tallied nine kickoffs for 556 yards, an average of 61.8 in that game ... racked up six kickoffs for 395 yards (65.8/avg) at BYU ... had 10 kickoffs for 612 yards with an average of 61.2 in win over Grambling ... tallied two kickoffs for 112 yards and an average of 56.0 yards per kick in Houston's season opener vs. UTSA.
2013: Played in three games as a backup kickoff specialist ... had five kickoffs with one touchback and an average of 60.8 yards per kick ... had his lone touchback in the season opener vs. Southern ... also had kickoffs against Rice and UTSA.
High School: Three-star recruit by ESPN, Rivals, Scout and 247Sports ... No. 1 kicker nationally by Scout ... No. 2 kicker nationally by KornBlue Kicking ... No. 6 kicker nationally by 247Sports ... No. 7 kicker nationally by Chris Sailer ... No. 10 kicker nationally by ESPN ... No. 11 kicker nationally by Rivals ... No. 3 kicker in the state of Texas by Dave Campbell ... one of the nation's top kickoff specialists ... member of the Chris Sailer TOP 12 ... member of the Chris Sailer Event Elite ... eighth annual National Kicking Spring Event Class of 2013 kickoff champion ... 2012 National Event Class of 2013 kickoff champion ... 2012 National Event Field Goal finalist ... 2012 Texas Nike Spring Camp champion ... 2012 National Spring Event Field Goal finalist ... 2012 National Spring Event Field Goal Last Man Standing champion ... helped team win the 2011 Texas State Championship ... helped lead football team to a state title as a junior and soccer team to a state title as a sophomore ... earned Second-Team All-District honors as a senior and Honorable Mention All-District honors as a junior ... high school team was 28-2 over his final two seasons ... member of FCA ... was active in community recycling club and mission trips.
Personal: Majoring in Business ... son of Judy and Tim Cummings ... has participated on a number of mission trips and reads in elementary schools.
Ty Cummings' Career Bests
Kickoffs: 10, twice, last vs. Texas State (2015)
Kickoff Average: 65.8, at BYU (2014)
Total Kickoff Yards: 629, Texas State (2015)
Extra Points: 8, at UCF (2015)
Field Goals: 4, vs. Oklahoma (2016)
Long Field Goal: 47, vs. Oklahoma (2016)
Tackles: 1, at Tulane (2015)