2006 - A hardworking player who played in all 13 games as a junior in 2006 ... made the majority of his appearances on special teams.
2005 - Played in five games during the season ... had three tackles in the win over Sam Houston State ... followed with two stops against Indiana State ... made a tackle in the win over Texas A&M.
2004 - Scout team member.
2003 - Redshirt season.
High School - Midland High School in Midland, Texas ... Texas Football Class 5A First-Team All-State ... Texas Football Top 300 ... Lubbock Avalanche-Journal State Top 100 ... Associated Press Class 5A First-Team All-State ... No. 36 defensive end prospect in the country (Rivals100.com) ... TSWA Class 5A All-State Second Team ... 2002 Texas Super Team (Max Emfinger's Blue Chip Recruiting) ... Rivals100.com Top 500 ... 2002 TPX West Texas All-Area First Team ... 89 solo tackles, 14 sacks, three forced fumbles and three fumbles recovered senior season ... helped lead Midland High to a 12-3 record and an appearance in the Class 5A State Championship game ... high school teammate of fellow recruiting class member Josh Morris ... also former teammate of current Red Raiders Cody and Slade Hodges at Hereford High School ... also recruited by Boston College, TCU, Missouri, Baylor and UTEP ... High School Coach: Craig Yenzer.
Personal - Phillip Tyler Yenzer ... born September 23, 1984, in Midland, Texas ... son of Tammy and Craig Yenzer ... has a younger brother, Clay ... father played football at Tulsa ... enjoys video games and music in his spare time.