2016 NFL Draft
  Raymond Carter
Raymond Carter

Player Profile
RS Sophomore

Los Angeles, CA

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 210




UCLA - Raymond has overcome a serious knee injury and will compete for playing time at tailback during Spring Practice ... Returned to action last season after injuring his knee in 2007 (Fall camp) and was bothered by nagging injuries ... If he can stay healthy, he could be right in the middle of the tailback picture.

2008 - Saw action off the bench in seven games ... Made his first appearance in a game as a Bruin in the opener against Tennessee and carried 15 times for 14 yards and one touchdown, a three-yard run, which put the Bruins ahead 17-14 ... Carried twice for seven yards at BYU before suffering a bruised knee ... Did not play versus Arizona or Fresno ... Returned to action against WSU and carried twice for five yards ... Did not play at Oregon, Stanford or at Cal due to a groin injury ... Saw limited action against Oregon State ... Carried four times for seven yards at Washington ... Had two carries for minus four yards at Arizona State ... Made one reception for minus-three yards against USC.

2007 - Tore his right ACL in training camp (Aug. 7) and missed the entire season following surgery ... He has three years of eligibility remaining.

HIGH SCHOOL - Attended Crenshaw HS in Los Angeles, CA where he played football for coach Robert Garrett ... Rushed for 3,168 yards and scored 31 touchdowns in his prep career ... PrepStar Dream Team selection ... SuperPrep All-American ... Rated the No. 3 all-purpose running back in the nation by rivals.com ... Rated No. 11 running back nationally by SuperPrep ... Ranked No. 9 player in California by rivals.com ... Rated No. 16 player in California by SuperPrep ... No. 84 player nationally by rivals.com ... Rated No. 15 running back nationally by ESPN.com ... Rated No. 16 running back by scout.com ... Rated No. 1 all-purpose running back in California by rivals.com ... Rated No. 2 running back and No. 15 player in California by scout.com ... Earned four stars from rivals.com and scout.com ... Member of Tacoma News Tribune Western 100 ... Played in Offense-Defense All-American Bowl in Ft. Lauderdale, FL ... Named third-team All-State by Cal-Hi Sports ... Long Beach Press-Telegram Best in the West honorable mention ... Helped lead Crenshaw to a 9-4 record as a senior ... Rushed for 893 yards and six touchdowns on 140 attempts (6.4 average) as a senior, missing several games with a groin problem ... 2006-07 LA City Offensive Player of the Year ... First-team all-league selection and first-team All-City pick ... As a junior, he rushed for 1,750 yards and 13 touchdowns ... Named first-team all-league and first-team All-City ... Team won 2005-06 City Championship ... First-team All-State Underclassman ... As a sophomore, he was named third-team all-league ... Rushed for 525 yards and six touchdowns ... Also lettered in track and field for coach Deckard ... As a junior, he was a state finalist in the 100m and 200m events ... Was a three-time finalist at the Youth World Jr. Olympics in the 4 x 100m and 400m events.

PERSONAL - Full Name: Raymond Anthony Carter ... Born: April 11, 1989 in Torrance, CA ... Parents: Aundra Carter and Carolyn Carter Harris ... Has two brothers, Eric and Aundra, Jr. and three sisters, Kenisha, Janice and Aundrea ... His aunt (Waldean Needham), a former student at UCLA, used to take Raymond to the Bruin campus when he was a youth and he became a big fan of the football program ... His dad was his youth football coach ... Lists the NFL's DeShaun Foster and LaDainian Tomlinson as the players he admires the most ... Enjoys listening to music ... Interested in a career in the business world ... Director's Honor Roll in Fall 2007.



















Rushing Yards: 14 v. Tennessee, 2008
Rush Attempts: 15 v. Tennessee, 2008
Rushing Touchdowns: 1 v. Tennessee, 2008
Receptions: 1 v. USC, 2008