Tyrone Byrd reported today as one of 19 true freshmen to become official Hurricanes. We caught up with him to get his thoughts on joining the University of Miami. He talks about why he chose Miami and how he looks forward to returning to Houston when the 'Canes travel to play the Cougars this season.
August 9, 2004
After signing four offensive linemen in last year's recruiting class, the University of Miami didn't have a major need at the position this year. However, the UM coaches landed an excellent haul -- including two players already enrolled in school.
March 17, 2004
When Houston (Texas) Hightower offensive lineman Tyrone Byrd was offered a scholarship by the Miami coaches a few months ago, it didn't take him long to make a decision. He committed to the Hurricanes immediately. A couple months later, Byrd took an official visit to Oklahoma State.
January 13, 2004