| Kenny Hayter
5-11 · 215
Houston, Texas (Cypress Falls)
A versatile, consistent and solid young running back who offensive coordinator Greg Davis described as "a slasher" ... played in 17 career games, including the 2000 Cotton Bowl ... split time with Victor Ike as the Longhorns' backup tailback during the 2000 season.
Saw action in nine games as Hodges Mitchell's backup ... also served as UT's short-yardage backup ... ranked second on the team with 220 rushing yards and 60 carries ... scored three touchdowns for the season (vs. Houston, Oklahoma, Baylor) ... hauled in three passes for 23 yards during the season ... rushed for a career-high 122 yards on a career-best 20 attempts against Oklahoma State ... also added a career-long run of 18 yards against the Cowboys ... ran the ball 11 times for 34 yards and had two receptions for 22 yards at Colorado ... rushed for 28 yards on seven carries against Missouri.
Played in eight games, including the Cotton Bowl, as a reserve running back and on special teams ... was the Horns' third-leading rusher (113 yards) in 1999 ... posted career-highs in carries (12) and rushing yards (35) at Baylor ... rushed three times for 17 yards in his second collegiate game vs. Stanford ... registered six carries for 27 yards vs. Texas Tech ... scored his first career touchdown in that game on a 10-yard run ... rushed for 12 yards (on two carries) and caught his first career pass vs. Oklahoma State ... filled in for an injured Hodges Mitchell in the Big 12 Championship Game vs. No. 3 Nebraska and rushed for 19 yards (on eight attempts).
Coached by Wayne Hooks at Cypress Falls High ... played running back and quarterback as a high schooler ... two-year starter ... tabbed a 1998 honorable mention All-USA running back by USA Today ... earned first-team All-Greater Houston honors as a running back in 1998.
Born 10/31/80 ... full name is Kenny Damon Hayter ... majored in liberal arts ... member of the Athletic Director's Honor Roll in the fall of 1999 ... honor roll student as a prepster.
Year G/GS Rush-Yds YPC TD Long Rec-Yds YPC TD Long
2000 9/0 60-220 3.7 3 18/OSU 3-23 7.7 0 20/CU
1999 7/0 33-113 3.4 1 12/OSU 1-2 2.0 0 2/OSU
Career 16/0 93-333 3.6 4 18/OSU 4-25 6.3 0 20/CU
Rushing Attempts: 20 (for 122 yards) vs. Oklahoma State (So.)
Rushing Yards: 122 (on 20 carries) vs. Oklahoma State (So.)
Rushing TDs: 1 vs. Baylor (So.); vs. Oklahoma (So.); vs. Houston (So.); vs. Texas Tech (Fr.)
Receptions: 2 (for 22 yards) at Colorado (So.)
Receiving Yards: 22 yards (on two receptions) at Colorado (So.)