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4  Ty Nurse
Ty Nurse

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Vancouver, B.C., Canada

High School:
St. Mary's Catholic

Last College:
Midland College

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 185

Position:
Guard

Experience:
1VL


02/17/2014

Texas Tech Set To Face No. 8 Kansas On Tuesday

United Spirit Arena Is Closing In On Its Second Sellout Of The Season

02/14/2014

Texas Tech Looks For Four Straight In Ames

Red Raiders Looking For Fourth Ranked Win Of The Season

02/11/2014

Red Raiders Travel To Norman In Search of Third Straight

Texas Tech To Face Sooners

02/07/2014

SOLD OUT: Red Raiders Battle No. 19 Cowboys Saturday Night

Texas Tech Will Host Its First Sould Out United Spirit Arena Since 2007

01/31/2014

Texas Tech Eyes Sweep Of TCU, Move To .500

Red Raiders Look To Snap A 13-Game Losing Streak In The Month Of February

04/02/2013

Texas Tech TV Exclusive: Tubby Smith Interview

New Head Men's Basketball Coach Tubby Smith sits down with Texas Tech TV for an exclusive interview

03/14/2013

Red Raiders Fall to Kansas in Big 12 Quarterfinal

Tech ends Big 12 Tournament run and season following 91-63 loss to Kansas

03/13/2013

Kravic Put-Back Lifts Red Raiders to 71-69 Win

Red Raiders beat West Virginia in Big 12 Tournament Opener

03/13/2013

Red Raider Road Trip: Big 12 Basketball Tournament

Travel with the Men's Basketball Team as they make their way to Kansas City

03/09/2013

Postgame Press Conference: Texas Tech vs. Texas

02/25/2013

Texas Tech vs. Kansas State

Texas Tech vs. Kansas State

11/17/2012

First United Methodist Church Thanksgiving Dinner

Texas Tech's Men's Basketball helped serve meals at the 2012 First United Methodist Church Thanksgiving Dinner

11/09/2012

Texas Tech 89, Prairie View A&M 79

Texas Tech won its season opener for the 13th consecutive year with an 89-79 win over Prairie View A&M.

10/06/2012

2012 Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure

Texas Tech baseball, men's basketball and women's basketball teams participated in the Race for the Cure.

10/04/2012

Chris Walker Named Men's Basketball Head Coach

Chris Walker was elevated to Interim Head Coach on Oct. 4, 2012 at a press conference at the United Spirit Arena.

Ty Nurse is the lone senior on the squad. He led the Red Raiders in five statistical categories last season. Prior to Texas Tech, he led Midland College to the NJCAA national title game and Canada to a seventh place finish at the 2009 FIBA U19 World Championships.

JUNIOR (2011-12)
Played in all 30 games, starting 24 times for Texas Tech as a junior ... scored 29 points in his Red Raider debut, a record in the Big 12 era ... second on the team in scoring ... hit 13 straight free throws earlier this season and added another streak of 27 straight ... connected on 55 of 61 from the line on the season (90.2%) ... ranked fourth nationally in free throw percentage but did not qualify among the national leaders (must have 2.5 makes per game) ... scored in double figures 13 times ... had at least three assists seven times and had a career-best seven assists against Oklahoma ... averaged 10 points, 2.0 assists and 2.0 rebounds over the last six games of the season ... led the team in minutes (30.2 per game), 3-pointers attempted (121), 3-pointers made (47), 3-point percentage (38.8) and free throw percentage (90.2). was second on the squad in assists (57) and steals (23) ... named to the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll for the spring semester.

PRIOR TO TEXAS TECH
Averaged 9.1 points, 2.0 rebounds and 3.1 assists, while shooting 82 percent from the free throw line for Midland College during the 2010-11 season ... earned an All-Conference and All-Region honors after leading the Midland College Chaps (31-4) to the NJCAA national title game ... named to the all-tournament team at the national tournament ... as a freshman in 2009-10, Nurse averaged 5.6 points, 1.7 rebounds and 2.1 assists per game ... was 63-7 in two seasons as the Chaps' point guard ... competed for the Canadian Junior National Team, placing seventh at the 2009 U19 World Championships in New Zealand ... also won a bronze medal with Canada at the 2009 FIBA world qualifier in Argentina ... led Canada to the 2009 Douai World Tournament title in Northern France ... rated a three-star recruit by Rivals.com ... ranked the No. 27 junior college player in the nation by JUCORecruiting.com ... was also recruited by Creighton, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Nebraska, Houston and Illinois-Chicago.

PERSONAL
Ty Nurse ... born July 3, 1990 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada ... son of Carol Storms ... has a brother, Nile Nurse (26), and one sister, Neena Nurse (17) ... majoring in economics.

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