Armed Forces Bowl Kickoff Press Conference Quotes
Falcons to face Rice on Dec. 29 in Forth Worth, Texas. Game televised by ESPN.
Kickoff this Saturday, Nov. 24, is 12:30 PST at Bulldog Stadium.
Kickoff is 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 16 at Falcon Stadium. Game to be televised by ESPN2.
First game of CIC Trophy battle kicks off at 9:30 a.m. Saturday Oct. 6.
2012 (Junior) - Played in eight games, starting seven ... took over the starting center position the second game of the season and started six straight games ... missed the next five games due to injury before returning to start in the bowl game ... helped the offensive line anchor the rushing attack that gained 316.2 yards per game to win the Mountain West Conference rushing title and rank second nationally ... the team also ranked first in the conference with just eight quarterback sacks allowed all season.
2011 (Sophomore) - Played on the junior varsity.
2010 (Freshman) - Played on the junior varsity.
High School - Lettered three years each in football and baseball ... two time all-district honorable mention selection in football ... second-team all-district as a senior ... first-team all-state academic ... first-team all-district in baseball as a senior ... high school football coach was Mark Behrens ... member of the National Honor Society and Beta Club.
Personal - Son of Gary and Karen Hayes ... has a younger brother ... member of cadet squadron 3 ... majoring in civil engineering ... on the dean's list both semesters, and on the commandant's list for military excellence once as a freshman ... was on the leadership team for survival training this past summer ... also worked in the FERL civil engineering program for the second straight summer ... person in history he would like to meet is Jesus ... long-term goal is to go to graduate school and then work in the construction/architecture career field.