Emmitt Raleigh
Emmitt  Raleigh


Houston, Texas

High School:
Spring Westfield HS

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 225

Running Back


2014 (Sophomore): Played in four games … Carried the ball 14 times for 111 yards and a touchdown … Caught one pass for five yards … Carried the ball six times for 14 yards at Texas A&M … Also caught his lone pass of the season against the Aggies … Had for carries for a season-high 75 yards and a touchdown against Texas College.

2013 (Freshman): Saw limited action during his rookie season, backing up the conference freshman of the year ... Played in four games ... Carried the ball 17 times for 64 yards and a score ... Also caught seven passes for 48 yards ... Recorded two kick returns for 46 yards ... Recorded a season-high 15 carries for 58 yards and a touchdown against Bacone College ... Also caught seven passes for 48 yards against BC ... Returned a kick 35 yards against Nicholls State.

High School: Named honorable mention Associated Press Class 5A all-state as a senior after rushing for 1,515 yards and 23 touchdowns ... Named First-Team All-District 13-5A after helping Spring Westfield High School to a 12-1 record and the state playoffs ... Also named to the All-Greater Houston second-team ... Ran for 273 yards and seven touchdowns in Westfield's 55-35 win over Spring ... Finished season with over 2,200 all-purpose yards and 32 touchdowns.

Personal: Emmitt Raleigh III was born on March 30, 1995 ... Son of Emmitt and Wanda Raleigh ... Majoring in criminal justice.


Cardinals Overwhelm Texas College

Lamar racks up 561 yards of total offense in victory


LU Defense Records Big Plays in Scrimmage

After a slow start, defense turns in dominating performance


First Scrimmage Focuses on Run Game

LU running backs take spotlight in Saturday scrimmage


Fall Camp Update -- Running Backs

Sophomore Kade Harrington leads a deep group of LU running backs


Defense Shines in Second Scrimmage

Cardinals wrap up second spring scrimmage with big defensive plays




The Big Red SN Guys: Lamar at McNeese Chalk Talk 2

(BEAUMONT, TX) The Big Red SN Guys, Jordan and Wesley, deliver their last Chalk Talk of the season - recapping the big win over #17 McNeese State 27-24 and the season as a whole.


Flight Plan::Football

The Lamar Cardinals (7-4 OVR) (4-3 SLC) head to Cowboy Stadium in Lake Charles, LA to compete against McNeese State (6-4 OVR) (4-3 SLC) in their final game of the season. Game time is slated for 6PM.


Highlights: UIW 20 - LU 31

(BEAUMONT, TX) The Lamar Cardinals take home the close win over Incarnate Word with a final score of 20-31. Lamar had yet another record breaking game when Mark Roberts became the first player in Lamar history to record 1,000 receiving yards.

The Cardinals will travel next week to McNeese to take on the Cowboys.


Flight Plan::Football

(BEAUMONT, TX); The Lamar Cardinals are set to take on the University of Incarnate Word Cardinals in the Big Red's final home game. It is also senior night for the Cards, and there will be a ceremony before the game honoring them individually.

Game is slated for 7PM at Provost-Umphrey Stadium and online at www.bigredsn.com

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