UNLV: A nice-sized runner who has turned heads when he received carries during his first two seasons … Listed No. 3 on the depth chart heading into the fall … One of four players in the 2015 class who hailed from Texas … Named Is pronounced “X-ZAY-vee-er CAM-bull.”
2016: Proved to be a valuable weapon off the bench, rushing for 233 yards and a touchdown as a sophomore … Opened the season with a 10-carry, 52-yard effort in the victory over Jackson State … Led all rushers with 83 yards on a career-high 19 carries in a wild win over Wyoming … Scored his only two touchdowns of the fall vs. the Cowboys on a nifty 18-yard catch and run that included hurdling a Poke player and then a one-yard rush in the 69-66 three-OT thriller ... Started for the first time in his career one week later vs. Boise State and finished with 60 yards on 13 carries.
2015: Earned his first letter as a Rebel by playing in all 12 games … Finished third on the team with 469 net rushing yards and led the squad with five rushing touchdowns … Added a receiving score as he caught five passes for eight yards … Turned in a breakout performance vs. Idaho State in Game Four by rushing for 139 yards on just nine carries that included his first two collegiate touchdowns … Finished with 87 yards on just nine attempts In the season finale at Wyoming.
HIGH SCHOOL: A four-year letterwinner at Bellaire HS under coach Trey Sissom … Earned first team all-district honors as both a junior and senior … Helped lead the Cardinals to a 7-4 record and a playoff appearance … Rushed for 777 yards and 16 touchdowns as a senior … Led his squad to an 8-3 record and playoff spot as a junior … Rushed for 1,038 yards and 12 touchdowns as a junior … Also competed on the track team for one year.
PERSONAL: Xzaviar Tyrone Campbell was born in Houston, TX … The son of Tyrone Campbell and Lacreasha Nelson … Has one younger brother, DeShawn, and two younger sisters, Montazia and Jaylin Griffin … Majoring in hospitality management.