Travin

Dural

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#83

Wide Receiver
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 207lbs.
Class: Senior
City/State: Breaux Bridge, La.
High School: Breaux Bridge HS
Major: Human Science & Education
Experience: 4 Letters

Bio

2016 Permanent Offensive Team Captain
2016 LSU Graduate (sports administration)

CAREER
Three-year starter at wide receiver for the Tigers … Played in 46 games, starting 30 times … Capped his career by being named one of three permanent offensive team captains for the 2016 season in a vote of teammates following the regular season … Caught 100 passes for 1,716 yards and 13 touchdowns … Had five 100-yard receiving games during his career, which ties for 10th in school history … One of only 22 players in LSU history with 100 receptions in a career … Of his 100 career receptions, 74 resulted in either a first down or touchdown … Owns the longest reception in school history, a 94-yard touchdown pass from Anthony Jennings against Sam Houston State in the 2014 home opener … Of his 13 career TD receptions, five were 40 yards or longer and seven went for at least 25 yards … Participant in the 2017 Senior Bowl in Mobile, Alabama … Graduated in December of 2016 with a degree in sports administration.

SENIOR SEASON (2016)
Played in 11 game with nine starts … Ranked second on team with 28 receptions for 280 yards and a touchdown … Missed the Texas A&M game with an injury … Returned to action in LSU's 29-9 win over Louisville in the Citrus Bowl … Caught at least one pass in LSU's first nine games, including season-high five receptions against Wisconsin … Caught a 10-yard TD pass against Wisconsin that put the Tigers up 14-13 late in third quarter … Caught four passes in three straight games – Mississippi State (40 yards), at Auburn (47 yards) and Missouri (34 yards) … Also had four receptions for 48 yards in win over Ole Miss.

JUNIOR SEASON (2015)
Played in 10 games with eight starts at receiver … Caught 28 passes for 533 yards and three touchdowns with a long of 67 yards … Ranked second on the squad in catches, receiving yards and receiving touchdowns … Injured his hamstring at Ole Miss and missed the rest of the season ... Caught a 40-yard touchdown pass at Alabama ... Recorded the fifth 100-yard game of his career with 132 yards and one touchdown on five receptions versus Western Kentucky ... Led the team in receptions with five for 65 yards versus Florida ... Had his fourth career 100-yard receiving game with 109 yards on four catches, including a 62-yard TD against South Carolina ... Caught one pass at Syracuse but made it count as it went for 51 yards and led to a TD one play later … Also rushed the ball three times for 13 yards.

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2014)
Played and started all 13 games … Led Tigers in receptions (37), receiving yards (758) and receiving touchdowns (7) … Caught at least one pass in every game with the exception of the Notre Dame contest … Had three 100-yard receiving games, including first two games of the season … Opened season with three catches for a career-best 151 yards and an 80-yard TD in LSU's comeback win over 14th-ranked Wisconsin … The 80-yard TD against Wisconsin was LSU's first score of the season and at the time tied for the third-longest passing play in school history ... Followed that with three catches for 140 yards and three scores in win over Sam Houston State … All three of his receptions against Sam Houston State in week 2 resulted in touchdowns … Caught a 94-yard touchdown on LSU's first play from scrimmage during the Sam Houston State game ... The 94-yard scoring strike was the longest pass in program history which eclipsed an 82-yard touchdown pass from Steve Ensminger to Carlos Carson against Georgia on Oct. 14, 1978 ... Joined Carson as the only players in program history to have their first three receptions of a game go for touchdowns, Carson scored five touchdowns on five catches against Rice on Sept. 24, 1977 ... Third 100-yard game came against Mississippi State with six receptions for 124 yards … Set career-best a week earlier with six catches against Louisiana-Monroe … Added three receptions for 40 yards and a touchdown against New Mexico State ... Secured a 32-yard touchdown reception versus Kentucky ... Secured five receptions for 46 yards at Arkansas ... Rushed for 49 yards on four carries at Texas A&M and added another 61yards on the ground against Notre Dame in the Music City Bowl … For his career, Dural has had 36 of his 44 receptions have resulted in either first downs or touchdowns.

REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON (2013)
Played in 12 games with no starts … Caught seven passes for 145 yards and two TDs … Caught 49-yard game-winning touchdown with 1:15 to play in win over Arkansas … Other TD came just before halftime in game at Alabama … Of his seven receptions, all of them have resulted in either a first down or a touchdown … Caught one pass in each of LSU's first three games, including 36-yard reception vs. Kent State … Had 21-yard catch in win over Mississippi State … Led team with 20.7 per catch average.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2012)
Redshirted after suffering a season-ending knee injury during pre-season practice.

HIGH SCHOOL
One of the top receivers in Louisiana as a senior in 2011 … Led Breaux Bridge to the 4A semifinals as a senior in 2011… Hauled in 42 receptions for 902 yards and 19 touchdowns as a senior … Finished his junior season with 32 catches for 536 yards and nine touchdowns … ESPN.com rated him as the 73rd wide receiver nationally and No. 15 overall in Louisiana … Ranked as the No. 49 wide receiver and eighth overall in Louisiana by Rivals.com … Rated as the 98th wide receiver by Scout.com and No. 139 in their Southeast 150 … 247sports has him as the No. 38 wide receiver and No. 12 overall recruit in Louisiana … Superprep has ranked him as the 12th overall prospect in Louisiana … Rivals.com and 247sports.com lists him as a four-star prospect … Ranked No. 106 on Press-Register Super Southeast 120 … Named to the Times Picayune 2012 Blue-Chip list … Earned 4A first team All-State honors as a senior and honorable mention All-State as a sophomore and junior ... Standout in track, claiming 200-meter title at state high school meet as well as being part of state champion relay team … Coached by Paul Broussard.

PERSONAL
Parents are Tamika Dural and Troy Clement … Born Nov. 19, 1993 … His dad ran track at Louisiana-Lafayette … Majoring in interdisciplinary studies.

DURAL'S CAREER RECEIVING HIGHS
Receptions: 6, 2x (Last: Mississippi State, 2014; First: ULM, 2014)
Yards: 151 vs. Wisconsin, 2014
Long: 94 (TD) vs. Sam Houston State, 2014
Touchdowns: 3 vs. Sam Houston State, 2014

DURAL'S CAREER RUSHING HIGHS
Attempts: 4 vs. Notre Dame, 2014
Yards: 61 vs. Notre Dame, 2014
Touchdowns: None
Long: 24 vs. Notre Dame, 2014

DURAL’S CAREER RECEIVING STATISTICS 

Year
G-GS
Rec.
Yds.
TD
LG
2012
Redshirt Season
2013
12-0
7
145
2
49 (TD)
2014
13-13
37
758
7
94 (TD)
2015
10-8 28 533 3 67
2016
11-9 28 280 1 21
TOTALS
46-30
100
1,716
13
94 (TD)

DURAL’S CAREER RUSHING STATISTICS 

Year
G-GS
Att.
Yds.
TD
LG
2012
Redshirt Season
2013
12-0
0
0
0
-
2014
13-13
10
111
0
24
2015
10-8 3 13 0 17
2016
11-9 1 -2 0 -
TOTALS
46-30
14
122
0
24
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