a forward who was a double-double machine for Gardner-Webb University,
has chosen to be represented by Interperformances USA.
The 6-foot-7 Charlotte, NC native has received honors since his
freshman campaign when he was named to the Big South All-Freshman Team
in the 2013-14 season. The following year, Nelson was recognized on the
NCCSIA All-State Second Team. Nelson earned Second Team All-Big South
Honors in both the 2015-16 and 2016-17 seasons.
In the forward’s senior campaign, he averaged 12.9 points and 7.0
rebounds per game. Over his collegiate career, Nelson posted 25
double-doubles and broke into the top 10 of Gardner-Webb’s record books.
He ranks #5 in rebounding with 870 boards, and #8 in scoring with 1,651
“I chose Interperformances USA because of the complete team they have,”
“They have people who are good at their job and know the right people to
make my dreams of becoming a professional basketball player, a reality.
I put my complete trust in them.”
“Tyrell is a solid and dependable forward,”
said Interperformances USA Managing
Director of Basketball Shawn Farmer. “His size allows him to overpower
defenders in the paint and get to the basket, as well as position
himself in order to secure rebounds. Tyrell has a bright future ahead of
him and Interperformances USA is thrilled to have him.”