Tyner in a league of his own 

September, 20, 2012
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ALOHA, Ore. -- Early success often brings with it nearly unattainable expectations, especially in the world of sports. The No. 11 running back in the ESPN 150 knows all too well about living up to the hype.

After helping guide his school to state championships in both football and track as a sophomore, Oregon running back commit Thomas Tyner (Aloha, Ore./Aloha) knew what was coming.

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