Piland throws for 276 yards, two scores in Friday night win
Redshirt Freshman (2011): Was a reserve wide receiver for the Cougars and saw action in the win over Georgia State.
Freshman (2010): Redshirted the 2010 season.
High School: Lettered for coaches Jim Phillips and Jason Morely at Waller High ... Helped lead Bulldogs to 11-3 record in 2007... Earned All-District First-Team honors as a utility player and at quarterback... Named Team Most Valuable Players two straight years... Was an All-District Second-Team infielder in baseball ... Earned place on A-B Honor Roll ... Received Psychology Academic Award and was a Texas Scholar ... Member of Student Council and Art Club.
Personal: Full name is Miller James Pierce... Born Sept. 23, 1991, in Houston ... Son of Bo and Lisa Pierce ... Undecided major.