Hayden Livingston
Defensive Back 28
Ht/Wt
6'
1"
|
205 lbs.
Class
Junior
Hometown
Rigby, 
Idaho
Last School
Rigby High School
Roster Years
2016 | 2019-2022


BYU Highlights

  • Tied a career high with four tackles in BYU's 38-24 win over Wyoming on Sept. 24, 2022.
  • In 2021, one of 26 players on the team to play in all 13 games, posting a career-best season with 13 tackles (10 solo), two pass break-ups and two interceptions
  • Played seven games his sophomore year in 2020, recording seven total tackles with six solo stops
  • As a freshman in 2019, played in 12 games with one start against Utah, notching eight total tackles and one fumble recovery
  • See "Year" tab for further information

Personal

  • Major: Exercise Science
  • Missionary Service: Served a full-time mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Leeds, United Kingdom (2017-2019)
  • Parents are Melissa and Jeremy
  • Wife's name is Erin, married in 2020
  • His father, Jeremy, played football at Ricks College as a quarterback
  • Has two younger sisters and two younger brothers
  • Enjoys golf in his free time

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Rigby High School
  • 2015 Post Register Player of the Year
  • 2015 East Idaho Player of the Year
  • Named to the USA Today All-Idaho First-Team and Idaho All-State First Team
  • Over his time at Rigby, he totaled 6,351 passing yards and 59 passing TDs, both of which are school records, and rushed for 1,900 yards
  • In his senior season, he completed 121 of 217 passes for 1,787 yards, 18 touchdowns and seven interceptions while rushing for 1,126 yards and 17 TDs on 109 carries
  • As a junior, threw 182 for 291 for 2594 yards, 22 touchdowns and nine interceptions, rushing 100 times for 633 yards and seven TDs
  • Led the team to two conference championships in three years and to the playoffs each season
  • Played in the state semifinals in both his junior and senior seasons
  • Pushed Rigby to its first winning season in over nine years
  • Coached by Randel Waite
  • Also lettered in golf, basketball and track
  • Runs a 4.4 on the 40-yard dash
  • Won a state championship in the 4x100 and overall team competition as a junior for the track team
  • Won the conference championship in golf as a freshman shooting a 71
  • Two-star rating on Rivals
  • Also recruited by Air Force, Boise State, Idaho State, Weber State
BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2019

  • Played in 12 games with one start against Utah
  • Posted eight total tackles
  • Had one fumble recovery against Washington
  • Recorded two tackles against No. 24 USC and UMass
Sophmore Year 2021

  • One of 26 players on the team to play in all 13 games.
  • Career-best season with 13 tackles (10 solo), two pass break-ups and two interceptions.
  • Recorded second interception of the season vs. UAB.
  • Recorded a career-high four tackles, all solo, and first career interception in 24-16 win over Arizona. 
  • Matched career-high four tackles at USC.
Junior Year 2022

  • Tied a career high with four tackles in BYU's 38-24 win over Wyoming on Sept. 24, 2022.
Senior Year

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

  • A member of the scout team
Medical Redshirt Year

Sophomore 2020

  • Played in seven games
  • Tallied seven total tackles with six solo stops