Ed "Pi Double i" Henderson
Player Bio: Darrell Henderson prepped at South Panola High School, in Batesville Mississippi, where he was responsible for leading his school to the State of Mississippi Class 6A Championship. The South Panola team was the 7th nationally ranked team in 2014, as a senior, he rushed for 2,253 yards and 32 touchdowns. His junior season, Henderson rushed for 2,024 yards, and for his South Panola career, he carried the ball 847 times for 5,801 yards, 68 career rushing touchdowns, 39 receptions for 559 yards, seven touchdowns. Henderson was named the 2014 State of Mississippi Gatorade Football Player of the Year. Henderson would graduate a semester early at would enroll at the University of Memphis the following spring of 2016. He would go on to play for Memphis and were involved in several Tiger records while playing in 35 games, rushed for 3,082 career rushing yards, 31 rushing touchdowns, third in school history. Henderson's 40 total touchdowns tied him for second-most in program history and are the third Memphis player all-time to rush for over 1,000 yards in multiple seasons. For his career total, Henderson produced 4,302 career all-purpose yards, ranked second in program history, produced 14 career 100-yard rushing games which are second all-time in school history.
2017 All-American Athletic Conference second team
2017 Two-time American Athletic Conference Weekly Honor Roll (Sept. 4, 2017; Nov. 20, 2017).