A numerical look at the Georgia Tech's historic first meeting with Georgia Southern
Friday's scrimmage that was played as a full, four-quarter contest with officials
Notes and highlights from Saturday's scrimmage at Bobby Dodd Stadium.
2015 (Redshirt Junior): Recorded two solo tackles with sack for nine-yard loss vs. Alcorn State (Sept. 3) ... Saw action vs. Tulane (Sept. 12), Notre Dame (Sept. 19), Duke (Sept. 26) and North Carolina (Oct. 3), but did not record any stats.
2013 (Redshirt Freshman): Played in 11 games ... Learned great deal from Jeremiah Attaochu and defensive line coach Mike Pelton ... Made tackle at Miami (Oct. 5) ... 2013-14 ACC Honor Roll.
2012 (True Freshman): Redshirted, did not play ... 2012-13 ACC Honor Roll.
High School: Gulf Shores HS ... Played for head coach Ben Blackmon ... Attended Pickens HS outside of Atlanta as freshman before family moved to Alabama ... Rated as three-star prospect by Rivals and Scout ... Finished senior season with 79 tackles, three sacks, four blocked kicks, three caused fumbles and fumble recovery ... 79 stops led league and was fourth in state ... Second-team all-state and all-region pick.
Personal: Full name is Tyler Dean Stargel ... Born Nov. 23, 1993, in Marietta, Ga. ... Son of Dennis and Rhonda Stargel ... Started playing football at age 8 ... Enjoys listening to live music and is learning guitar ... Chose Tech because “academics are second to none” ... Was four-year member of Honor Roll and National Honor Society in high school ... Majoring in business administration.