#7 Teriyon Gipson
Position: Running Back
Height: 5'8"
Weight: 176
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Dallas, Texas
High School: Kimball HS
Experience: 1 Letter
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NEW MEXICO: An explosive runner with a good change of direction who earned playing time as a true freshman in 2013 ... has big-play capablility and  isn't afraid to run the ball between the tackles ... a year's experience with both the offensive scheme and the offseason conditioning should help him considerably in 2014 ... working on his pass-protection and blocking skills to become a more well-rounded back ... brother Tashaun Gipson was a four-year starter at the University of Wyoming (2008-11) and is a safety for the Cleveland Browns ... brother Marcell (2006-10) was a three-year starter at Wyoming and participated in the Minnesota Vikings training camp in the fall of 2012.

2013 (FRESHMAN): Played in 10 games with three starts ... finished the season with 220 rushing yards on 38 carries with five rushing touchdowns and a 5.8-yard average per carry ... finished the season with his most productive day running the football in the season finale against Boise State ... had 10 carries for 76 yards and one touchdown on a 22-yard run in the fourth quarter ... carried the ball six times for 48 yards and a TD in the home finale against Colorado State ... had a breakout game at San Diego State with five carries for 45 yards and two touchdowns, scoring on runs of 20 yards and five yards ... also had one catch for minus-1 yard on the season.

HIGH SCHOOL: The Texas Class 11-4A Offensive Player of the Year in 2012 for the Knights and coach Carlton Nelson ... ran for 1,720 yards and 21 touchdowns on 207 attempts ... also had 246 receiving yards and two scores ... named honorable mention All-State in Texas ... Kimball went 9-3 in 2012 and advanced to the Texas Division I area round of the playoffs - the third straight season the Knights finished 9-3 and made it to the area round ... rushed for 933 yards and 13 TDs on 108 attempts as a junior in 2011 ... All-District 11-4A selection ... had 1,166 yards on a 141 carries with 14 TDs as a sophomore in 2010 ... also caught 14 passes for 189 yards and one TD that season ... an All-District selection ... finished with more than 3,700 rushing yards during his high school career ... ranked as the No. 98 Dallas area recruit by the Dallas Morning News.

PERSONAL: Born Jan. 19, 1995 ... parents are Kimberly and Michael Gipson.