Enters 2020 having completed 6-of-12 passes for 85 yards and having rushed for 56 yards on 12 carries in 43 snaps over three games.
2019: Played 43 snaps over three games while redshirting, completing 6-of-12 passes for 85 yards and rushing for 56 yards on 12 carries … rushed five times for 21 yards in his collegiate debut vs. Georgia Tech … completed 5-of-9 passes for 52 yards and rushed twice for 19 yards vs. Charlotte … completed a four-yard pass and rushed five times for 16 yards vs. Florida State.
Before Clemson: Among the top quarterbacks in the nation … ranked as 166th-best overall player in the nation by ESPN.com, who also call him the No. 1 player in Connecticut and eighth-best pocket passing quarterback in the nation … Rivals.com listed him as best player in Connecticut and fifth best quarterback in the nation … 247Sports ranked him as the fifth-best player in Connecticut and third-best quarterback in the nation … consensus four-star prospect … played his high school football at Avon Old Farms School for Pierce Brennan … played two years at Harding High School in Bridgeport and two at Avon Old Farms Prep … for his high school career, he completed 339 of 556 passes for 5,224 yards and 46 touchdowns against 12 interceptions … also had 300 rushes for 1,264 yards and 25 touchdowns, giving him 6,492 yards of total offense and 71 touchdowns … had his best year in 2017 when he had passing efficiency of 205 … completed 135-192 passes for 2,253 yards and 22 touchdowns against just one interception at Avon Old Farms in 2017 … also had 122 carries for 633 yards for another 17 touchdowns … accounted for 39 touchdowns in just nine games … took team to 8-1 record … had injury plagued 2018 and played just six games … was 73-128 for 1,066 yards and nine scores … had another 163 yards rushing and two scores … posted high school career passing efficiency of 162 … primary Clemson recruiter was Brandon Streeter … played high school prep football in Connecticut, same region as unanimous Clemson All-American Christian Wilkins … committed to Clemson on April 14, 2018 … enrolled at Clemson in January 2019.
Personal: Born Sept. 25, 2000 … majoring in psychology … name is pronounced Tyson; PUMA-chon.