Tyrie Adams threw for 195, rushed for 70 in winning effort
WCU travels to VMI on Saturday afternoon in league play
No. 21/19 Western Carolina on the road in league play
Prior to Western Carolina: In October of 2014, became the first Mecklenburg County prep football player to rush for more than 400 yards in a single game amassing 405 yards on 30 carries with four touchdowns ... As a junior, was the runner-up in the 4th Annual Charlotte Football Awards for the Running Back of the Year award and was a third-team offense All-Observer selection ... High school coach was Aaron Brand.
Personal: Is the son of Latasha Spencer.