Raul Delgado Athlete Profile

#1 Raul Delgado

Position: Guard Height: 6-2 Weight: 195 Class: Junior Roster Years: 2012-2013 Hometown: Chihuahua, Mexico Last School: Western Nebraska Community College

Personal

  • Parents are Luis Raul Delgado Torres and Maria de Los Angeles Cruz Muños
  • Has one sister
  • Lived with his adoptive family, David and Cheri Erekson and their five children, when he came to the United States
  • Is engaged to McKenzie Marie Daily
  • Also recruited by Colorado, Penn State, Wyoming, UCLA, Montana, South Dakota, Texas Tech, TCU, Wichita State and Utah State

Before BYU

Western Nebraska Community College

  • Played two seasons at Western Nebraska Community College for Russell Beck and was a team captain
  • As a sophomore in 2011-12 led WNCC to a 26-7 record, averaged 18.3 points, 3.2 rebounds and 1.8 steals per game while shooting .485 from the field, .433 from three and .768 from the free throw line
  • Hit 93 3-pointers on the season and posted season highs of 45 points, 12 threes, 7 assists and 6 steals
  • Junior College MVP in Nebraska

Springville High School

  • Averaged 16.8 points as a senior and led Springville to the 4A state quarterfinals
  • During the summer of 2011 represented Mexico in the World University Games and averaged 5.3 points, 2.6 rebounds and 1.0 steals
  • Earned honorable mention All-America honors
  • Played football at Springville and was recruited to play football at Utah


2012-2013 | Junior Year

  • Played in 26 games
  • Scored in double figures once with 11 points against Northern Arizona
  • Recorded 3-plus 3-point field goals once against Northern Arizona, going 3 for 5 from behind the arc
  • Posted season highs of 11 points (vs. NAU), 6 rebounds (vs. Eastern New Mexico), 3 assists (vs. ENMU), 2 steals (twice) and 2 blocks (vs. NAU)
  • Averaged 1.8 points, 0.9 rebounds, 0.5 assists, 0.3 steals, and shot .346 from the field
  • Played in 12-straight games between Nov. 28 and Jan. 12, including wins over Virginia Tech and four WCC schools, while totaling 43 points