Skyhawk Football | Taylor Higgason
|Height/Weight||6-1 - 195 lbs.|
2014: Took on a larger role as the season progressed, seeing time in 10 games overall…Caught seven passes for 139 yards and a touchdown…Best game of the season came on Oct. 25 when he registered career-bests in receptions (three), receiving yards (team-high 67) and a touchdown against Austin Peay…Caught a season-long 48-yard pass in the Austin Peay game…Six of his seven receptions came in a three-game span from Oct. 25 through Nov. 8.
BEFORE UTM: Played for the legendary head coach Ray Perkins at Jones County Junior College, located in Ellisville, Miss….Recorded 12 receptions for 184 yards and two touchdowns as a sophomore in 2013…Had a season-best 72 receiving yards and a touchdown on only two catches on Nov. 9 at East Mississippi Community College…Was named Keith Daniels South Offensive MVP of the 2013 MACJC All-Star Game after hauling in a game-high five receptions for 77 yards…Started in five games for the Bobcats in 2012 before he was sidelined with an injury…Tallied 21 catches for 217 yards and a touchdown as a freshman…Prepped at Petal High School under head coach Steve Buckley…Was an all-area, all-region and all-district selection for the Panthers…Tallied 20 receptions, 700 receiving yards and eight touchdown catches during his senior season.
PERSONAL: Born on Dec. 5, 1992…Son of Mike and Cindy Higgason…Majoring in engineering.