Played in 11 games with seven starts at right guard and one start at center … Played 570-plus snaps … His eight starts came in the first eight weeks of the season … Part of an offensive line that blocked for 428.4 yards of total offense per game … Helped the offense log both 200 yards passing and rushing in the same game five times … Paved the way for Rawleigh Williams III to capture the SEC regular season rushing title with 1,326 yards on the ground, while Austin Allen threw for an SEC-best 3,430 yards … at No. 15 TCU (Sept. 10): Opened lanes for Williams to run for 137 yards and blocked as Allen threw for 233 yards … vs. Texas State (Sept. 17): Helped the offense rush for 226 yards and three scores on the ground … vs. Alcorn State (Oct. 1): Helped pave the way for two 100-yard rushers as Devwah Whaley went for 135 yards and a touchdown, while Williams added 126 yards … Blocked for 559 yards of total offense, including 353 yards on the ground … vs. No. 12 Ole Miss (Oct. 15): Helped the offense rush for 200 yards and pass for 229 in the win … 180 yards on the ground came from Williams.
Sophomore at Texas (2015)
Played in 11 games … Helped block for quarterbacks Jerrod Heard and Tyrone Swoopes, who each threw for 500 yards or more … Earned his bachelor’s degree in finance in just three years … Chose Arkansas over Michigan, UCLA, Stanford and North Carolina after announcing his decision to transfer.
Redshirt Freshman at Texas (2014)
Played in 12 games with five starts (four at center/one at right tackle) against BYU, UCLA, Kansas, Baylor and Arkansas … First-team Academic All-Big 12 choice … Saw action as a reserve against North Texas, Oklahoma, Iowa State, Texas Tech, West Virginia, Oklahoma State and TCU … Earned his first career start against BYU … Helped the offense rush 190 yards against Baylor … Started at right tackle against Arkansas in the Texas Bowl.
Freshman at Texas (2013)
Redshirted as a true freshman … Earned offensive scout team player of the week for his performance leading up to the Oklahoma game.
Coached by Bill Elliot at Celina High School … Two-time 3A All-State selection … Played both offense and defense all four years, primarily at right tackle and nose guard … Participated in the 2013 U.S. Army All-American Bowl … Rated No. 54 overall and the No. 5 offensive tackle in the nation by MaxPreps … Rated No. 113 overall and the No. 9 offensive tackle in the nation by ESPN … Listed No. 127 overall and the No. 11 defensive end in the nation by Rivals.com … Tabbed No. 172 overall and the No. 3 center in the nation by 247Sports.com … Ranked the No. 18 defensive end in the nation by FoxSports.com … Listed No. 9 on the Austin American-Statesman’s Fab 55 (state’s top prospects) … Selected first-team 3A All-State by the Associated Press as a senior … Unanimous selection for District 10-3A Defensive Lineman of the Year … Also named all-county … Registered 26 pancakes and allowed only one sack in 2012, while also recording 67 tackles … Invited to Nike’s 2012 The Opening … Named preseason honorable mention 3A player of the year, first-team 3A All-State, and Defensive MVP by Dave Campbell’s Texas Football … Selected second-team 3A All-State on offense and honorable mention on defense by the Associated Press as a junior … Selected to the 2011 U.S. Air Force Junior All-America team … Tabbed first-team All-District 10-3A on both offense and defense … Also named all-county … Registered 65 tackles on defense … Helped Celina to an 11-1 record and an appearance in the regional finals in 2011 … Recorded nine tackles, two sacks, one INT, two PBU and five pancakes against Prestonwood Christian that year … First-team all-district on both offense and defense as a sophomore … Totaled 54 tackles … First-team all-district on defense as a freshman … Notched 27 tackles.
Born on April 10, 1994 … Son of Jay and Jolen Raulerson … His father was a deep snapper at Eastern New Mexico University from 1980-84 … Pursuing a master’s degree in business … 2016-17 First-Year SEC Academic Honor Roll honoree … Earned his undergraduate degree in finance from the University of Texas … Four-time member of the Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll (Fall 2013, Spring 2014, Fall 2014, Spring 2015).