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David Haywood
David  Haywood

RS Sophomore

Natchez, Miss.

High School:
Natchez HS

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 180



One of the more experienced players on the team ... Worked hard during the summer to further improve his game ... Versatile player who can play three positions ... Looking to have a very good senior campaign ... Added strength over the summer ... A good perimeter shooter ... Will be counted on for leadership ... A solid 3-point shooter who led the team each of the last two seasons ... Ranks among the all-time leaders in 3-point shooting, including No. 11 in career 3-pointers made (85) and No. 2 in career 3-point shooting percentage (.421) ... Has played in every game each of the last two seasons

2003-04 (r-Jr.):L Played in all 28 games last season and started 12 of them ... Led the team in 3-point field goals made (40) and percentage (.417) ... Finished fourth on the team with 186 points scored, an average of 6.6 per game ... Scored in double figures seven times ... Grabbed a season-best five rebounds five times ... Had a season-best 18 points on 6-of-8 from behind the arc against Arkansas State (12-13-03) ... Played 43 minutes and had nine points coming off the bench in the Houston game (2-3-04) ... Also played 25 minutes and had eight points in the Tulane game (1-31-04) ... Had a pair of 3-point baskets, 6-of-6 free throws, five rebounds and two assists in the Marquette victory (1-16-04) ... Had his best game of the season with six 3-point baskets in the Arkansas State game, hitting 6-of-8 from 3-point range and finishing with 18 points ... Had 15 points in the Samford game (12-6-03), and had team's first 11 points in the Georgia Southern victory (12-17-03)

2002-03 (r-So.): Contributed a pair of key 3-point baskets in the victory over Cincinnati (3-12-03) ... Had a game and season high 20 points in the TCU game (2-12-03)... Had a career-high five, three-point baskets (in eight attempts) in the TCU game (2-12-03) ... Started his third game of the season and had 13 points in the Memphis game (1-11-03) ... Started fourth game against UAB (2-4-03) ... Also had 13 points in the Iowa (12-7-02), and TCU games (1-8-03) ... Added 11 points in the Louisville game (1-29-03), and 13 more at Tulane (3-8-03) ... Played in every game last season, and started five times ... Averaged over 25 minutes a game

2001-02 (r-Fr.): Saw action in 25-of-27 games, averaging almost 13 minutes a game ... Averaged 2.1 points and 1.3 rebounds a game ... Had his best scoring game of the season with nine points against USF (1/8) ... Also had eight points against Houston (2/5) ... Had two rebounds in 13 games and a season-high 3 against TCU (2/23) ... Played 20-plus minutes in four games, including a season-high 25 against Houston (2/5)

2000-01 (Fr.): Redshirted

Prep: A three-year letterwinner for Coach Mike Martin at Natchez High School ... Named to the all-district and all-state teams his senior year ... Averaged 25.3 points, 9.5 rebounds and 5.3 assists per game his senior season ... Played in the Alabama/Mississippi All-Star Game ... His 25.3 ppg average was the highest in school history ... Also named Mr. Natchez High School

Personal: Son of Rose Haywood ... Graduated with a degree in accounting in May ... Enjoys swimming and playing pool in his spare time ... Born Nov. 13, 1981.

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