2010 (Freshman): Played in nine games during his redshirt freshman campaign . . . Completed 39-of-67 passes for 635 yards with five touchdowns and six interceptions . . . Got off to a fast start as he completed 13-of-16 passes for 256 yards and a school-record tying four touchdowns in his first career game . . . Earned SEC Freshman of the Week honors for his work the first week . . . Completed eight-of-14 passes for 127 against Alcorn State . . . Threw for his fifth touchdown of the season late in the Alabama game . . . Rushed for 40 yards including a 26-yard scamper against Houston.
2009 (Redshirt): Redshirted his true freshman season on campus.
Personal: Born Tyler Ryan Russell, 12-6-90 . . . Son of Mr. and Mrs. Craig Russell.