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Norman enters his second season in the Runnin' Rebel program in 2010-11 ... Started collegiate career at Iowa State (2006-07) before sitting out the next two seasons as a student at UNLV ... Played as a junior at UNLV in 2009-10.
Named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Honors Court for 2009-10, which recognizes collegiate basketball student-athletes who excel in academics during the season ... Appeared in seven games ... Had three different games where he grabbed one rebound ... Also had three different games where he recorded a steal and he blocked one shot against Colorado State ... Recorded a season-high five minutes against USC Upstate.
FRESHMAN (2006-07) - IOWA STATE
A walk-on at Iowa State ... used the season as a redshirt.
A 2006 graduate of Faith Lutheran High School in Las Vegas ... Started three years at point guard for the Crusaders ... Helped his team to back-to-back Class-3A Nevada state titles ... Named the 2006 Nevada Class-3A Player of the Year and the Southern League MVP ... Averaged 14.7 points per game while adding 7.1 rebounds and 5.1 assists as a senior ... As a junior he averaged 12.2 points, 6.4 rebounds and 4.1 assists per game ... Played for coach Bret Walter ... Lettered three times in soccer as well.
Tyler Joseph Norman was born Sept. 27, 1987, in Des Moines, Iowa ... Majoring in physical education ... The son of Deb Rood and Joe Norman ... Has five brothers, Justin (26), Wesley (24), Brian (24), Brett (20) and Wade (19).