Our next episode of Legends of The Twin Tiers takes a trip down memory lane with an all-time great.
Gary Tyra, who rose to stardom as “Taz” at the University of Pittsburgh for the Panthers football program, started his career in Elmira. A graduate of Elmira Southside under head coach Tom Hurley, Tyra fought his way into the lineup for the Panthers in the 1970’s and proved to many in the region that he was an inspirational force on defense.
Under the leadership of hall of fame coach Johnny Majors at Pitt, Tyra shares, for the first time ever, stories of his special career. Whether it’s stories of Majors or classic teammates, this episode of Legends of The Twin Tiers is one you cannot miss.
In its entirety, enjoy Legends of The Twin Tiers – Gary Tyra.
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