2010 (Senior): Appeared in the first two games vs. Towson and at Western Kentucky before retiring from football to focus on academics.
2009 (Junior): Reserve offensive lineman battled injury a majority of the season ... saw action at Virginia, vs. Illinois, at Northwestern and at No. 7 Iowa.
2008 (Sophomore): Started all 11 games in which he appeared at right guard ... the Hoosiers broke the 2,000-yard rushing mark (2,003) for the second straight year, the first time since 2000 and 2001 an IU team produced back-to-back 2,000-yard rushing seasons ... Indiana averaged 4.5 yards per carry and carded 19 rushing scores, its best numbers since 2001 (5.5, 33) ... the team rushed for over 250 yards four times with a season-best 297 yards in the season-opening win over Western Kentucky.
2007 (Freshman): A key offensive line reserve for the Hoosiers, playing behind John Sandberg at right guard ... participated in two games, making his collegiate debut against Indiana State and seeing time in the team's win over Minnesota.
2006: Redshirted the 2006 season.
Prep/Personal: Offensive lineman for Hamilton Heights High School under head coach Steven Stirn ... named to the All-State Top 33 and Tremendous 26 teams and led Hamilton Heights to an 8-5 season as a senior ... garnered CBS Sportsline All-Region honors as a senior and all-state accolades both his sophomore and junior seasons ... earned 3A All-State first team kudos while recording a blocking efficiency of 92 percent ... claimed Kokomo Tribune All-Area first team recognition ... picked up All-Mid-Indiana Conference first team honors ... parents are Chris and Cheryl Faulkner ... Chris is a former University of Florida tight end who went on to play with the Dallas Cowboys (1983-84), Los Angeles Rams (1984) and San Diego Chargers (1985) ... born on Sept. 3, 1987, Cody Christopher Faulkner is a telecommunications major.