2012: Finished his freshman season with four assisted tackles ... Assisted on two tackles against UTSA (11/3) ... Assisted on a tackle against Utah State (11/17) ... Also assisted on a tackle at San Jose State (11/24).
High School: Lettered in football and track at North Pike High School ... Ran the ball 117 times for 1,252 yards and 17 touchdowns his senior year (2011) while catching seven passes for 139 yards and two touchdowns ... Had 29 total tackles his senior year with three pass deflections ... Coached by Chris Smith.
Personal: Tra'Vez Taylor ... Son of Cindy Piffman ... Born on March 4, 1994 in McComb, Miss. ... Has two siblings: Quadrick Piffman and Cihterisha ... Chose Louisiana Tech over Ole Miss and Southern Miss ... Recruited by Jeff Koonz.