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Tyrelle Blair
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Monticello, FL

High School:
FSU High School

Last College:
Loyola Chicago

Height / Weight:
6-11 / 242

Position:
Center

02/14/2008

Boston College, 82 - NC State 65

ACC Hoops

02/09/2008

Boston College 80, Duke 90

ACC Hoops

12/28/2007

Boston College vs. Sacred Heart

Boston College vs. Sacred Heart in Boston, Friday Dec. 28, 2007.

11/10/2007

Boston College 67, New Hampshire 57

Boston College 67, New Hampshire 57

02/07/2007

Boston College 75, Miami 68

Eagles win on the road to improve to 8-2 in the ACC.

NOTES

  • Played in 30 games during the 2006-07 season, his first season with the Eagles.
  • Transferred to Boston College from Loyola University Chicago, where he spent the 2003-04 and 2004-05 seasons; sat out the 2005-06 season under NCAA transfer rules.
  • Led the State of Florida in blocked shots as both a junior and senior in high school.

    AS A JUNIOR (At BC)

  • Played in 30 games; played an average of 16.2 minutes per game.
  • Averaged 2.7 points, 2.9 rebounds and 2.1 blocked shots per game.
  • Blocked four or more shots in each of seven games; blocked a career-best six shots in each of three games.
  • Registered six points and four blocked shots in his BC debut, the season-opening win over New Hampshire (11/10).
  • Totaled eight points, five rebounds and four blocked shots against Sacred Heart (12/17).
  • Scored a season-high nine points at Duke (1/28); also grabbed seven rebounds and blocked four shots.
  • Recorded six points, seven rebounds and six blocked shots in a non-league win over Hartford (1/31).
  • Tallied four points, six rebounds and three blocked shots in a home win over Virginia Tech (2/3).
  • Sank the game-winning field goal with 3.3 seconds to play in the team's 68-67 win at Florida State (2/11); finished the contest with four points, six rebounds and six blocked shots.
  • Concluded the regular season with seven points and two blocked shots at Georgia Tech (3/4).
  • Averaged 3.0 points, 4.5 rebounds and 2.0 blocked shots in 23.5 minutes per game in the team's two ACC Tournament games; played 27 minutes against Miami in the quarterfinal round, equaling his season high.

    AS A SOPHOMORE (At Loyola)

  • Played in 30 games, making 23 starts; played an average of 22.0 minutes per game.
  • Averaged 5.9 points, 5.4 rebounds and 1.7 blocked shots per game.
  • Recorded three point-rebound double-doubles, including two against Butler.
  • Scored in double figures four times.
  • Totaled 15 points and 11 rebounds in 41 minutes against Butler (1/13), then posted 10 points and 10 rebounds at Butler (2/3).
  • Tallied 12 points and 11 rebounds in a home win over Wisconsin-Green Bay (2/12).
  • Registered 13 points and eight rebounds in a win at Illinois-Chicago (2/17).
  • Blocked four or more shots in each of five games.
  • Was credited with four blocked shots at North Carolina (12/12).
  • Blocked a season-high five shots against Illinois-Chicago (1/6).

    AS A FRESHMAN (At Loyola)

  • Played in 14 games, including seven Horizon League contests; made two starts.
  • Averaged 1.1 points and 1.9 rebounds per game.
  • Scored two points and grabbed a season-high nine rebounds in a season-high 22 minutes of action at Providence (1/19).
  • Recorded two points, four rebounds and two blocked shots in his collegiate debut - at DePaul (11/21).

    HIGH SCHOOL

  • Averaged 10.0 points, 11.0 rebounds and 9.8 blocked shots per game as a senior at FSU High School (2002-03); shot 51 percent from the field and 71 percent from the foul line.
  • Earned 2004 All-State honorable mention honors in 2002-03; also gained All-Big Ben second-team accolades.
  • Led FSU High to a 27-5 mark in 2002-03; the team lost in the regional finals.

    PERSONAL

  • Enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences; major in communication and African Diaspora Studies.
  • Tyrelle is the son of Mary Jane and Donald Blair.
  • Born on August 25, 1985.

    CAREER HIGHS (at BC)

    Points: 9 at Duke (1-28-07)
    Rebounds: 7 vs. Hartford (1-31-07)
    Assists: 1 - six times
    Steals: 2 vs. Sacred Heart (12-17-06)
    FGM: 3 - twice
    FTM: 4 - twice
    Blocked Shots: 6 - three times
    Minutes: 27 - twice

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