Tyron Carrier

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Tyron Carrier
Current position
TitleAssistant Head Coach/ Wide Receivers
TeamHouston
Biographical details
Born (1987-12-19) December 19, 1987 (age 31)
Houston, Texas
Alma materHouston
Playing career
2008 - 2011Houston
2012 - 2013 Montreal Alouettes
Position(s)Wide Receiver
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
2015Baylor (GA)
2016 - 2018West Virginia (WR)
2019 - PresentHouston (Asst. HC/WR)

Tyron North Carrier (born December 19, 1987) is an American athlete who was formerly a wide receiver for the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League. He played college football at Houston.

Carrier finished his college career with 320 receptions, which is the second most in NCAA Division I/FBS history.[1] In his career, Carrier returned seven kickoffs for touchdowns, an NCAA FBS record that he shares with Clemson's C. J. Spiller, San Diego State's Rashaad Penny, and Memphis's Tony Pollard. His 7,490 career all-purpose yards ranks sixth all-time. Carrier also holds the FBS record of 53 consecutive games with at least two receptions.[2]

In 2016, Carrier was hired as the wide receivers coach for the West Virginia Mountaineers. [3]

In 2019, Carrier joined Dana Holgorsen at the University of Houston as assistant head coach and wide receivers coach.[4]

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