2012: Will provide depth in the backfield and should also see playing time on special teams.
2011: Played in three games all on special teams.
2010: Did not play as a redshirt freshman.
A graduate of Bishop Manogue High School in Reno, Nev. ... Earned a total of 11 varsity letters in three sports ... Was a first-team all-league selection as a junior and senior and named second-team all-state as a senior ... Was part of a league championship team as a senior ... Also starred in wrestling and track and field ... Was a member of the National Honor Society.
Born Nathan Lee Lytle on Jan. 30, 1991 ... Son of Jean Lytle and the late Steven Lytle ... Has an older brother, Ryan ... Majoring in geological engineering with a minor in hydrology ... Wants to own a geothermal energy engineering firm ... Chose Nevada because of the Mackay School of Mines ... Enjoys mountain biking in his free time.