Running back Tyshon DyeTyshon Dye Running Back 6-1, 210 Elberton, GA View Full Profile (Elberton, Ga./Elbert County) will be one of the most sought after recruits from the south. Now word is starting to spread across the country, as Dye picked up a USC offer earlier this week.
“They did and I was kind of surprised at that one,” Dye said. “They are from the West Coast and there is so much talent over there. I am way over here. I am shocked but I think that’s pretty cool. I would sure like to look into USC.”
As as junior, he had 1,561 yards and 21 touchdowns on 212 carries. As a sophomore, he had over 1000 yards rushing. As a freshman, he was one of the leading tacklers on the team as as LB. He was named an honorable mention all-Region 8-AAA selection. He attended Mark Richt Camp at UGA in July 2011. He attended the Clemson-North Carolina game in 2011. His first college offer was Clemson.