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Tyler Holland
Tyler Holland

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Glen Ellyn, Ill.

High School:
Glenbard South

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 194

Position:
DB

Experience:
3V

Honors and Awards: 2009: UW Offensive Scout Team Player of the Year ... Academic All-Big Ten 2008: Academic All-Big Ten 2007: Academic All-Big Ten

2009: Played in five games ... saw time against Miami in Champs Sports Bowl on Dec. 29 ... named UW's scout team offensive player of the week against Michigan ... Saw action against Purdue on Oct. 31 ... appeared on kickoff unit against Wofford on Sept. 19 ... named UW's scout team offensive player of the week for Fresno State game on Sept. 12 ... recorded one tackle and returned one kickoff for 13 yards against Fresno State on Sept. 12 ... saw action against Northern Illinois on Sept. 5

2008: Earned third letter ... appeared on kickoff, kickoff return and punt teams in 12 games ... career-best two tackles at Indiana on Nov. 8 ... one tackle on Oct. 4 against Ohio State

2007: Earned second letter ... played in 12 games on special teams ... had a solo stop in the 2008 Outback Bowl against 16th-ranked Tennessee ... assisted on tackle in upset win over 13th-ranked Michigan on Nov. 10 ... assisted on a tackle in win over Northern Illinois on Oct. 20 ... registered solo stop in win over 23rd-ranked Michigan State on Sept. 29 ... career-long 20 yard kickoff return against The Citadel on Sept. 15 ... named UW's scout team offensive player of the week for Ohio State and Washington State games

2006:
Earned first letter ... walk-on who played in 12 games (missed Indiana game on Sept. 30 due to injury) on special teams and had four tackles ... named UW's co-special teams player of the week for Western Illinois game

High School: One of 50 players selected as Old Spice Red Zone Player of the Year as a senior ... earned all-conference and all-area honors as a senior ... career stats include 2,054 total yards and 20 TDs ... totaled 25 career receptions and 483 receiving yards ... averaged 10.5 yards on punt returns and 22.7 yards on kickoff returns for career ... team MVP as a senior ... two-year captain of football and track and field teams ... placed sixth in state 4 x 400m relay sophomore year ... earned all-conference honors in the 100m and was conference champion in 4 x 100m relay as a sophomore... also lettered in basketball ... played football for coach Dan Starkey ... earned all-state academic and Illinois State Scholar honors ... high honor roll all four years ... National Honor and Spanish National Honor Societies ... all-state all-academic ... President's Award for Educational Excellence

Personal: Parents are Louis and Nancy ... father Louis A. Holland played football at UW (1960-64) and won two Grey Cups with the B.C. Lions of the Canadian Football League ... brother, Louis Jr., played football at UW in 1985 ... interests include weightlifting, playing the piano, singing, and tae kwon do ... double-major in finance, investment and banking and real estate and urban land economics

Career Defensive Statistics
Season GP/GS UT AT Tot. TFL QBS FC FR INT PD
2006 12/0 3 1 4 0.0-0 0.0-0 0 0 0 0
2007 12/0 2 2 4 0.0-0 0.0-0 0 0 0 0
2008 12/0 0 3 3 0.0-0 0.0-0 0 0 0 0
2009 5/0 0 1 1 0.0-0 0.0-0 0 0 0 0
Totals 41/0 5 7 12 0.0-0 0.0-0 0 0 0 0

Game-by-Game Tackles
2006 SEASON: Bowling Green (1-0=1); Western Illinois (0-1=1); San Diego State (1-0=1); Northwestern (1-0=1);

2007 SEASON: Michigan State (1-0=1); Northern Illinois (0-1=1); Michigan (0-1=1); Tennessee (1-0=1)

2008 SEASON: Ohio State (0-1=1); Indiana (0-2=2)

2009 SEASON: Fresno State (0-1=1)

Career Kickoff Return Statistics
Season Returns Yards TD Avg/Ret Long
2006 2 18 0 9.0 18
2007 1 20 0 20.0 20
2008 1 12 0 12.0 12
2009 1 13 0 13.0 13
Totals 5 63 0 12.6 20

Game-by-Game Kick Returns
2006 SEASON: Illinois (1-0); Arkansas (1-18)

2007 SEASON: The Citadel (1-20)

2008 SEASON: Michigan (1-12)

2009 SEASON: Fresno State (1-13)

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