Tyler Askew
Tyler Askew

Class:
RS Junior

Last College:
Coastal Carolina

Event:
Jumps/Sprints/Hurdles



06/12/2014

Boilers Wrap Up First Day at NCAAs

Purdue had three Second Team All-America finishes on Wednesday.

06/10/2014

Track & Field Set for NCAA Championships

The Boilermakers have nine entries in the four-day meet.

06/01/2014

Track and Field Adds Six More NCAA Qualifiers

Purdue broke three school records and has 10 NCAA qualifiers.

05/18/2014

Nunn Captures Long Jump Crown, Bunch Wins 11th B1G Medal

Nikki Nunn made it three long jump champions in the last for years for Purdue.

05/18/2014

Women Finish 3rd, Men 5th on Historic Day at B1G Championships

The Boilermakers collected 13 medals on the final day of Big Tens.

**2014: Second Team All-America in the 4x100m relay.
**2012: Big South champion and All-Big South in long jump. All-Big South in 4x100 relay.
**2011: All-Big South in long jump

2014:Competed in eight indoor meets, including the Big Ten Championships, and 10 outdoor meets, including the NCAA Championships ... advanced to the outdoor NCAA Championships in the 4x100m relay, running the leadoff leg ... Second Team All-American in the 4x1, as the relay team, with Andrew Kendrick, Eric Harris II and Raheem Mostert, finished ninth ... part of school-record 4x1 team that ran a time of 39.34 seconds at the NCAA East Preliminary Round ... 4x1 team finished second at the Big Ten Championships with a time of 39.38 seconds, just 0.02 of a second behind first ... 4x1 finish at Big Tens earned him Second Team All-Big Ten honors ... won the long jump at four different meets, the Mastodon Opener, Purdue & Indiana Dual, Fred Wilt Boilermaker Invite and the Border Battle ... leapt a Purdue PR 7.60m (24-11.25) at the Alex Wilson Invite (indoors), where he took second ... finished fourth in the long jump at indoor Big Tens and took sixth in the 60m dash ... was the only individual to beat teammate, school record holder and Big Ten champ Raheem Mostert in the 60m dash prior to the NCAA Championships as Askew ran a 6.80 to win the Purdue & Indiana Dual ... best 100m dash time was 10.80, which he ran at the Dave Rankin Invite to finish second ... also ran the 200m dash once.

2013: Transfered to Purdue from Coastal Carolina.

2012 (Coastal Carolina):Big South champion in the long jump with a personal-best distance 24'0.25" ... All-Big South in the long jump for a second-straight year ... finished the season ranked third in the Big South in the long jump and seventh in the 100 meters ... placed fourth in the 100 meters at the Winthrop Twilight with a personal-best time of 10.59 ... also placed fourth in the 100 meters at the Big South Championships ... member of the 4x100 relay team that finished third at the Big South Championships to earn all-conference honors ... ran a personal-best 21.79 in the 200 meters in a preliminary of the Big South Championships.

2011 (Coastal Carolina):Earned All-Big South Honors in the long jump following a third place finish with a season best mark of 7.18m (23-6.75) ... a member of the 4x100 meter relay team, which also consisted of Corey Jameson, Chris Lawson and Lenny Steed, that competed in the 2011 Men's NCAA East Preliminary Round Qualifiers ... finished the season ranked seventh in the 100 meters and ninth in the long jump in the Big South ... posted a personal best time in the 100 at the North Florida Invitational with a time of 10.70 ... competed in the 200 meters placing a personal best time at the Seminole Invitational with a 22.67... a member of the 4x100 meter relay team, which included Corey Jameson, Chris Lawson and Lenny Steed, that took second place at the North Florida Invitational with a time of 40.36 ... competed on the 4x400 meter relay team with Victor Howze, Ronnie Jackson and Lenoard Steed that posted a time of 3:40.40 at the CCU/Shamrock Invitational.