A young defensive back who came from the community-college ranks prior to 2013 and played the first half of the year... Will look to become a part of the playing rotation in 2014.
2013 (Click Here for Game-by-Game Statistics): Played in six games prior to an injury... Carded tackles in three straight games at Texas, Oklahoma State and against Baylor, while he forced a fumble against the Longhorns.
COMMUNITY COLLEGE: Played outside linebacker and strong safety for Iowa Western CC as a redshirt freshman in 2012, helping the Reivers win a NCJAA National Championship... Named to the All-Midwest Conference first team as a defensive back... Earned back-to-back player of the week honors for his performances against North Dakota SCS and Ellsworth CC... Recorded 62 tackles, including seven tackles for loss... Also tallied one forced fumble, one fumble recovery and five interceptions, two of which he returned for scores... Teammates with current Wildcat quarterback Jake Waters.
HIGH SCHOOL: A three-year letterwinner for Omaha North under head coach Larry Martin... Led the Vikings to district titles in 2008 and 2009... An all-state, all-district and all-metro performer as a senior in 2010... Tallied over 100 tackles and 10 interceptions during his final two prep seasons.
PERSONAL: Travis Dion Green was born August 15, 1993, in Omaha, Neb... Son of Troy Tyler and Roxanne Green... Has three siblings... Majoring in criminology.