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#15 Kyle Tucker


    Class: Junior
    Hometown: Katy, Texas
    High School: Cinco Ranch HS
    Height / Weight: 6-2 / 205
    Position: Punter


As a sophomore (2005): An All-Big 12 honorable-mention selection by the league's head coaches and a Ray Guy semifinalist ... Played in all 12 games ... Averaged 42.9 yards per punt ... Landed 19 punts inside the 20 yard line and forced 15 fair catche.

As a freshman (2004): Earned a starting nod as the team's punter in the third game of the season and saw action in all remaining contests ... Finished eighth in the Big 12 with an average of 40.1 yards per punt attempt ... Landed 15 punts inside the 20-yard line and forced 11 fair catches ... Had a season-long 57 yard punt against Nebraska ... Had eight kicks longer than 50 yards during the season, including four against No. 2 Oklahoma ... Dropped three kicks inside the 20-yard line against Kansas State and Texas ... Credited with five touchback.

High School: Named all-district as both a punter and placekicker ... Was invited to both the Texas High School All-Star game and the Bayou Bowl ... Placed first as a punter at the 2003 Lone Star Kicking Challenge ... Holds school records at two different high schools ... Hit a school-long 50-yarder at Cinco Ranch HS in 2003 and also nailed a 47-yarder as a sophomore at Tulsa's Victory Christian HS in 2001 ... Did not miss a PAT since his freshman season ... Lettered in football, basketball, track and soccer ... Coached in football at CRHS by Don Clayton ... Also attended Victory Christian High School for two year.

Personal: Father, David, played basketball collegiately at Oral Roberts from 1973-77 ... Is undecided on an academic majo.