Tyson Gale is in his first season as a strength and conditioning graduate assistant at Marshall. Last season, Gale was a GA for the Marshall football program.
Gale starred for the Thundering Herd football program from 2008-2011 as a linebacker and was a team captain as a senior on a team that won the Beef `O' Brady's Bowl. On Oct. 3, 2011, he was named the Conference USA Defensive Player of the Week. Also as a senior, Gale ranked second on the team in tackles with 95 and led the team in tackles for loss with 12.5.
Gale is a native of Alva, Okla. And was a first team all-state performer in 2007.