2002 ? Freshman
Did not play football in order to focus on academic studies.
First team all-state, all-conference and all-district his senior year...Rushed for 1,647 yards and 14 touchdowns as a senior...Rushed for more than 4,400 yards and recorded 37 TDs during his four-year career as a varsity starter...Won the school?s ?Golden Helmet? award.
Son of Sterling and Chris Haywood...His father and two uncles (Tony Haywood and Terry Taylor) all played on SIU?s 1983 National Championship team...Undecided on his major...Born March 30, 1983.