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M. Basketball: Tyler Vittetoe

Tyler Vittetoe

  Position: G    Ht.: 6-1    Wt.: 165
  Hometown: Luttrell, Tenn.
  Previous School: Union County HS
  Eligibility: Fr.  Major: Business Administration

High School: Graduated from Union County HS… Coached by Shane Brown… Four-time All-District selection… Earned All-Region honors three times and was named to the All-East Tennessee Team… Averaged 25 points, seven rebounds, seven assists and six steals per game… Union County’s all-time leading scorer.

Personal: Full name is Josh Tyler Vittetoe… Born Dec. 23, 1991 in Luttrell, Tenn… Son of Johnny Vittetoe and Marcella Lyons… Two brothers – Justin and Jared Vittetoe… Majoring in Business Management.

More about Tyler: Favorite book: "Dr. Suess"; Favorite class at Tusculum: English; Favorite midnight snack: Trolli; Favorite musical artist: T.I.; Favorite song: “143”; Tyler can’t imagine a week without: “Food”; Most thrilling moment in sports: His senior season at Union County HS; Advice to kids: “Do your best in everything you do”; Favorite color: Blue; Favorite food: Hot dog; Favorite sport other than basketball: Football; People Tyler admires most: His mother and stepfather; Toughest player Tyler has ever played against: Scotty Hopson; What people don’t know about Tyler: He uses hair spray; When he was a kid, Tyler tried to be like: Chris Webber; When people first meet Tyler, they think: “He has respect”.