|Born:||October 6, 1942|
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
|Height:||6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)|
|Weight:||235 lb (107 kg)|
|High school:||White Oak (TX)|
|NFL Draft:||1965 / Round: 8 / Pick: 103|
|AFL draft:||1965 / Round: 6 / Pick: 43|
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Wayt attended White Oak High School. He accepted a football scholarship from Rice University. He was a two-way player at fullback and linebacker. As a sophomore, he was second on the team with 70 carries for 277 yards (4-yard avg.).
As a junior, he was third on the team with 43 carries for 161 yards (3.7-yard avg.) and one touchdown. As a senior, he posted 13 carries for 105 yards (fourth on the team), a 8.1-yard average (led the team) and one touchdown.
Wayt was selected by the Dallas Cowboys in the eighth round (103rd overall) of the 1965 NFL Draft. He also was selected by the Houston Oilers in the sixth round (43rd overall) of the 1965 AFL Draft. On November 31, 1964, he opted to sign with the Cowboys.