First team offense edges defense; second team defense wins over the offense
Newsome, Young combined for four TDs; 10-point game midway through the fourth
Junior RB rushes for school-benchmark 277 yards, finishes with 347 all-purpose
Tyrie Adams went 25 of 39 for 384 yards with two touchdowns
Nov. 19, 2016
2014 (Freshman): Played in 11 of the team’s 12 games on the season as a defensive reserve … Made his collegiate debut and recorded his first career tackle in the season-opener at USF (Aug. 30) … Recorded five tackles with a then career-high two stops in the road win at Mercer (Oct. 18) … Playing for the Gold squad, recorded five tackles in WCU’s annual Spring Game.
Prior to Western Carolina: Played as a running back and safety at White Oak HS ... Recorded 27 total tackles including 21 solo stops in the fall of 2013 ... Credited with five pass breakups and one interception ... Rushed for 471 yards with 41 yards receiving during his final season ... Finished with seven total touchdowns as a senior including five rushing scores ... Also plays basketball as a prep ... High school football coach was Chad Ashley.
Personal: Is the son of Damon White.