Data Scout Notes: 2013: NA...(+) Coming off 08-31-13 Ankle INJ...PDoak/PMaxwell/TSX-PTW...2012: 2ndC...2011: NA/#58RB
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Draft Scout Zurlon Tipton News
05/13/14 - Indianapolis Colts Agree to Terms with 19 Undrafted Free Agents: Running back Zurlon Tipton, 6-0, 221 pounds, ranks fourth in Central Michigan history with 34 career rushing touchdowns. As a senior, he was named to the Doak Walker Award Watch List while earning the 2013 CMU Gridiron Gladiator Award. As a team captain last season, Tipton rushed for 398 yards on 74 attempts while leading the team with a 5.4 yards per rush average and eight touchdowns. In a Senior Day victory over Eastern Michigan, he rushed for 216 yards on 20 carries while adding four touchdowns and a career-long 86-yard score. In 2012, Tipton was named a Second Team All-MAC recipient while being selected as the CMU Most Valuable Player. His 1,492 rushing yards that season ranked fourth in Central Michigan history while his 19 rushing and 20 total touchdowns tied for the second-most ever by a Chippewa. Tipton finished the regular season having recorded seven-straight 100-yard games. - Indianapolis Colts
05/07/14 - 2014 NFL Draft: 126 FBS programs, 126 possible UDFAs: CENTRAL MICHIGAN: RB Zurlon Tipton (6-0, 223, 4.72)...After 1,492 rushing yards and 19 scores as a junior, Tipton's senior season as cut short due to a broken ankle in the season opener, but he simply produces when healthy. - Dane Brugler, NFLDraftScout.com
11/29/13 - Zurlon Tipton ran for four touchdowns on Friday to lead Central Michigan in a 42-10 victory over Eastern Michigan and become bowl eligible in the Mid-American Conference for the second-straight season. Tipton ran for 216 yards and scored back-to-back-to-back touchdowns in the first half to jump the Chippewas (6-6, 5-3) to a 21-0 lead. His third touchdown was on an 86-yard run and he finished the half with 134 yards.
Eastern Michigan (2-10, 1-7) drove down the field for 85 yards in 55 seconds to score its first touchdown, making the score 21-10, before the end of the first half. Central Michigan's Courtney Williams ran back the opening kickoff of the second half for an 84-yard touchdown, marking the Chippewas first kickoff return for a touchdown since January 6, 2010. Another TD run by Tipton and Avery Cunningham's 75-yard pick for a touchdown concluded Central Michigan's scoring. - AP Sports
11/16/13 - Zurlon Tipton rushed for 114 yards and scored two touchdowns to lead Central Michigan to a 27-22 win over Western Michigan Saturday. Tipton, who had been out for most of the year after breaking his ankle in the season opener, scored from the 10 and the 1 to give the Chippewas (4-6, 3-3 Mid-American) a 14-0 lead. Western Michigan (1-10, 1-6) took the lead 16-14 with 7:37 remaining in the third on three Andrew Haldeman field goals and a 29-yard scoring run by Dareyon Chance.
Central Michigan regained the lead for good on a Mike Kinville-to-Cooper Rush touchdown pass. Tony Annesse returned an interception 34 yards for a touchdown to push the lead to 27-16. The Broncos scored on a Brian Fields' 1-yard run after Cory Sueing forced a fumble, recovered by Austin Lewis. Western Michigan mounted another late drive but it stalled on Central Michigan's 26. - AP Sports
09/04/13 - Central Michigan RB Zurlon Tipton broke his ankle in the opening loss to Michigan and is likely out for the season. Tipton led the Chippewas with 1,492 rushing yards in 2012, averaging 5.9 yards per carry, and scored 19 touchdowns. He is replaced in the lineup by RB Saylor Lavallii. - The Sports Xchange