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Tyler Love
Tyler Love

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mountain Brook, Ala.

High School:
Mountain Brook

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 307

Position:
Offensive Line

Experience:
3L



08/02/2013

Student-Athletes Set for Summer Commencement

The 30 summer graduates will join the 104 Tide student-athletes who graduated following with the fall and spring semesters, pushing the athletics department's graduation tally at 134 for the 2012-13 academic year

2011 (JUNIOR): Tyler Love is a backup tackle on the Crimson Tide's offensive line ... has seen action in two games -- vs. Kent State and Tennessee.

2010 (SOPHOMORE): Love appeared in five games along the offensive line ... made his season debut in the season opener against San Jose State ... helped the Crimson Tide amass 591 yards of total offense, including 257 yards on the ground ... also played at Duke and at Tennessee ... saw action against Georgia State where he helped provide the blocks for the Tide to gain 478 total yards, including 262 on the ground ... saw action in the second half of the Capital One Bowl victory over Michigan State ... helped the Tide rush for 275 yards and account for 546 yards of total offense.

2009 (FRESHMAN): Love was one of the first options off the bench at tackle on the offensive line as a redshirt freshman in 2009 ... played in six games as a reserve offensive tackle.

2008 (REDSHIRT): He received a medical redshirt for his freshman season at the Capstone in 2008 ... played in only one game vs. Western Kentucky before an injury cost him his season.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Love was rated as a five-star offensive lineman by Scout.com ... Parade All-American ... ESPN.com Top 150 (No. 33) ... The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Top 150 (No. 78) ... The Mobile Press-Register's Super 120 Team (No. 33) and Elite 18 selection (No. 5) ... ranked No. 6 among offensive linemen nationally by Scout.com ... the No. 11 offensive lineman in the country (SuperPrep) and the No. 5 player in the state of Alabama ... SuperPrep/Scout.com Top 100 selection (No. 32) ... SuperPrep/Scout.com Top 30 Alabama selection (No. 4) ... listed on The Atlanta Journal-Constitution's Super Southern 100 ... ranked the No. 30 overall player in the country by Sports Illustrated/Takkle.com ... Rivals.com Top 100 selection (No. 32) and its third-ranked player on the Alabama Top 35 list ... No. 13 player on the Scout.com Southeast 150 list ... the No. 49 ranked overall player in the nation according to Tom Lemming of CSTV ... an aggressive blocker with good size and feet ... played in the 2008 Under Armour High School All-Star Game in Orlando, Fla. ... ranked among Rivals.com Super 100 players (No. 30) ... ranked No. 8 among offensive linemen by Rivals.com ... rated No. 5 among pass blockers by Rivals.com ... ranked No. 3 among Alabama prep seniors by Rivals.com ... named a Second-Team All-American by EA Sports ... called by Rivals.com "a player with good size and a real effective run blocker" ... 2007 first-team All-State selection by the Alabama Sportswriters Association ... also named to the Alabama Sports Writers Association Super 12 team ... ASWA Class 6A Lineman of the Year ... named to The Tampa Tribune's "Best of the South" team ... The Orlando Sentinel All-South Team ... First-Team ASWA All-State selection and The Birmingham News All-Metro selection as a junior in 2006.