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Tyler Page is a transfer from SMU.
photo courtesy of Appalachian State Athletics

App’s Page Named to Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award Watch List

App State newcomer and Texas native Tyler Page, an accomplished receiver and punt returner, has been named to the watch list for the Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award.

The award, which calls for its candidates to have Texas ties, including being born in or having graduated from a high school in the state, recognizes the top FBS offensive player who exhibits the enduring characteristics that define Earl Campbell. Page is from Friendswood, Texas.

In 42 games at SMU from 2017-2020, he totaled 65 catches for 862 yards with four touchdowns while also returning 14 punts for 193 yards, returning eight kickoffs for 160 yards and completing four of eight pass attempts (with one touchdown) for 102 yards. In 2020, he ranked 11th nationally with 182 yards on punt returns and also caught 39 passes for 422 yards.

That season, he was honorable mention for the Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award.