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Tyrique Stevenson

position

Cornerback

Height

6-0

Weight

214 lbs.

Class

Fourth-Year Junior

Hometown

Miami, Fla.

High School

Miami Southridge

Previous School

Georgia

Instagram

@riquee_7

Tyrique Stevenson - Football - University of Miami Athletics

2022 (Fourth-Year Junior): Began the year in the season opener against Bethune-Cookman (Sept. 3), finishing with three tackles, including two solo…Intercepted a pass in the end zone and finished with two tackles, plus returned two punt returns for 38 yards, in win over Southern Miss (Sept. 10)…Had one tackle at Texas A&M (Sept. 17)…Had one solo tackle against MTSU (Sept. 24)…

2021 ALL-ACC, HONORABLE MENTION

2021 (Sophomore*): Served as one of Miami’s top defensive playmakers in first season, seeing action in 11 games and making 10 starts…Earned All-ACC Honorable Mention recognition…Finished with 43 total tackles and 2.5 tackles for loss…Added one interception and four PBUs…Totaled team-high nine tackles in season opener against Alabama (Sept. 4)…Made first start of season and had five tackles with career-high three PBUs in win over Appalachian State (Sept. 11)…Posted two tackles in start against Michigan State (Sept. 18)…Had 10-yard punt return in win over Central Connecticut State (Sept. 25)…Finished with four tackles and one tackle for loss in start against Virginia (Sept. 30)…Started against North Carolina (Oct. 16)…Credited with three tackles in start against NC State (Oct. 23)…Started and recorded first interception of collegiate career against Heisman Trophy finalist Kenny Pickett in win against Pittsburgh (Oct. 30)…Returned pick 39 yards against Panthers…Posted six total tackles and 1.5 tackles for loss, including one half-sack, in win over Georgia Tech (Nov. 6)…Had six total tackles in start against Florida State (Nov. 13)…Totaled three solo tackles in win over Virginia Tech (Nov. 20)…Missed regular season finale at Duke due to injury.

Before Miami: Spent first two seasons of career at Georgia…Saw action in 24 games and made four starts…Totaled 47 tackles and two tackles for loss in two years…Added 10 PBUs…Finished with 34 tackles, one tackle for loss and five PBUs in final year with Bulldogs.

High School: Played for Team East in 2019 All-American Bowl Game…247sports.com four-star prospect, No. 38 prospect nationally, No. 4 cornerback nationally, No. 6 prospect in Florida…PrepStar Magazine four-star prospect, No. 59 prospect nationally and member of the Top 150 Dream Team…ESPN.com four-star prospect, No. 100 prospect nationally, No. 9 CB prospect nationally, No. 14 prospect in Florida…Rivals.com four-star prospect, No. 37 prospect nationally, No. 6 cornerback nationally,  No. 6 player in Florida…two INTs in final high school game – regional semifinals of 2018 FHSAA Class 8A playoffs…Selected to play on Team Overdrive at Nike Opening 2018 Finals, where he had two INTs and two PBUs in 7-on-7 play…Selected to play in 2018 Rivals Five-Star Challenge…Transferred to Southridge after attending nearby South Dade …Named to 2017 Miami Herald All-Dade Class 8A-6A Second-Team Defense…Had 69 tackles and four INTs in 2017.

* indicates student-athlete received extra year of eligibility in 2021 due to 2020 season affected by COVID-19 pandemic