2012: Assisted on a tackle in the season opener at Houston (9/8) ... Assisted on three tackles against Idaho (10/20) ... Assisted on one tackle at New Mexico State (10/27) ... Made one solo tackle at Texas State (11/10) ... Made one solo tackle against Utah State (11/17).
2011: Compiled six total tackles (four solo, two assisted) on the year, primarily on special teams ... Saw action at Southern Miss (9/3) and against Central Arkansas (9/10) on special teams ... Recorded three tackles against Houston (9/17) ... Registered a solo tackle at Fresno State (11/5) ... Recorded one solo tackle against No. 15 TCU (12/21) in the Poinsettia Bowl.
2010: Redshirted 2010 season, did not play.
High School: Lettered in football at Lancaster High School for Andrew Jackson ... Named first team all-district his junior year ... Recorded 80 tackles, four interceptions, two kick returns for a touchdown and one interception return for a touchdown his senior year ... Also lettered in track, where he was a USA Today All-American in the 110m hurdles his junior season with a time of 13.71 ...
Personal: Kendall Hayes ... Son of Darryl and Veronica Hayes ... Brother, Darryl Hayes II, runs track for Sam Houston State ... Chose Louisiana Tech over offers from Kansas, Louisiana-Monroe, Ole Miss and Missouri ... Born March 24, 1992 in Lancaster, Texas.