27  Tyson Dickson
Tyson  Dickson


Ellenwood, Ga.

High School:
Cedar Grove HS

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 220



Strong Fourth Quarter Pushes Catamounts Past Presbyterian, 33-21

Detrez Newsome rushes for 189 yards and two TDs in home victory


Western Carolina vs. Presbyterian: Post-game Notes


Notes from Tuesday’s (Sept. 22) SoCon Football Teleconference

WCU amidst bye week; plays three of next four games at home


Catamount Football Falls at Tennessee, 55-10

Detrez Newsome rushes for a career-high 128 yards and a TD


Catamounts Tripped by The Citadel in SoCon Opener, 28-10

C.J. Goodman sets career highs with seven catches for 109 yards

2014 (Sophomore): Played in six of the team's 12 games with four starts at linebacker ... Missed six games -- four at mid-season and the final two of the year -- due to injury ... Recorded 44 tackles in six games with 17 solo stops and 3.0 tackles for loss ... Posted double-digit tackles twice including 10 against Brevard (Sept. 6) and a career-high 16 against The Citadel (Oct. 25) ... Averaged 7.3 tackles per game over the six outings in which he saw action ... Forced a fumble against Chattanooga (Nov. 1) and broke-up two passes.

2013 (Freshman): Saw action in 11 of WCU's 12 games on the season, missing the Auburn game ... Finished with 23 total tackles on the season including 14 solo stops and one tackle for loss and a pass break-up ... Tallied a then career-high six tackles including five solo stops against ACC-foe, Virginia Tech ... Posted his first career tackle for loss against Furman.

Prior to Western Carolina: Played in 22 games as a two-year varsity letter winner at Cedar Grove High ... As a senior, finished third on the team with 88 total tackles including 55 solo stops and seven tackles for loss ... Credited with two quarterback sacks ... Had 31 tackles during his junior season with 21 solo hits.

Personal: Is the son of Tyson Dickson and Terria Brown.


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