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Tymere Zimmerman

Height: 6-2 | Weight: 208 | College: Newberry
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2006 Season

Earned his third-straight First Team All-SAC accolade … Led Indians with 62 receptions for 695 yards and 12 touchdowns … averaged 11.2 yards-per reception … his 12 touchdowns led the SAC … finished his career with 250 receptions for 3,051 yards and 40 touchdown receptions … his 250 career receptions and 40 touchdown receptions is a SAC career record … named to the All Southeast Region Second Teams by Daktronics and The Don Hansen Football Gazette … named to the All Southeast Region First Team by D2football.com … was an Honorable Mention All-American by D2football.com … Preseason first team All-South Atlantic Conference receiver.

2005 Season

First team All-South Atlantic Conference wide receiver … started all nine games and caught 59 passes for 608 yards and 10 touchdowns … owns every career receiving record in Newberry College history (2,356 rec. yds., 188 receptions, 28 touchdowns) … ten touchdowns tied his single season mark set in 2004 … had a season-best 12 catches against Catawba (10/15).

2004 Season

Selected to the All-South Atlantic Conference first team by conference coaches … 73 catches, 977 receiving yards, and 10 receiving touchdowns amassed in 2004 are all school single-season records … tied a school mark with 13 receptions against Wingate (10/23) … led team in scoring (62 points) and receiving yardage for the second consecutive year … was projected as first team All-SAC in preseason voting … played on the Newberry basketball squad once again, leading the team in rebounds (123) and placing second in scoring (221).

2003 Season

His 771 receiving yards was third-best in Newberry history … scored eight touchdowns, tying him for school-best … named to All-SAC second team … fourth in league in receptions … also a starting forward on the Indians' basketball team.

High School

Named All-State, All-Region and All-Area three times … S.C. Player of the Year as a senior … earned All-American honors in several publications … team MVP as a sophomore, junior, and senior … offensive MVP of the 2000 Shrine Bowl … runner up for South Carolina's "Mr. Football" … Zoneman Award winner (top player in the Pee Dee region) … career numbers of 161 catches, 40 touchdowns, and 3330 yards … also played defense and recorded 302 tackles … his Marlboro County team went 34-5 during his last three seasons … Charlotte Observer's "Mr. Basketball" for South Carolina … averaged 14 ppg, 8 rpg, 8 apg, and 4 spg for his basketball career … part of state champion teams in football and basketball.


Born November 13, 1982, in Bennettsville, S.C. … son of Darlene Zimmerman.


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