Raashaan Wilkins Jr. - Football - Vanderbilt University Athletics

#94 Raashaan Wilkins Jr. Season 2021-22


Class Senior
Height 6'3"
Weight 310
Hometown Chicago, Ill.
High School Mt. Carmel

Student-Athlete Features
VUCommodores.com — Wilkins Takes Long Road to Vanderbilt
The Anchor Podcast — Raashaan Wilkins

As a Junior (2020)
• Started all nine games, one of six Commodores to do so
• Eight tackles, 2.0 tackles for loss and a fumble recovery
• Two tackles in Commodore debut at No. 10/11 Texas A&M
• 2.0 tackles for loss and a fumble recovery against South Carolina

The Wilkins Jr. File
• Starting defensive lineman in 2019 at Monterey Peninsula (California) College
• Helped Monterey Peninsula to 10-1 record, including victory in Living Breath Foundation Bowl
• Part of Monterey Peninsula unit that paced conference with 48 quarterback sacks
• Multi-year starter in prep career at Mt. Carmel in Chicago
• Helped Mt. Carmel to 7A semifinals as a senior
• Two-way starter at blocking tight end and defensive end
• Registered six quarterback sacks as senior
• Lettered in basketball
• Full name is Raashaan E. Wilkins
• Born and raised in Chicago
• Bahamian-American heritage
• Son of Kristen Wilkins
• Two brothers, Walter and Marcus
• Member of Sigma Alpha Pi (National Society of Leadership and Success)
• Enjoys hanging out with friends, listening to music and playing video games
• Majoring in economics

Career Highs
Tackles: 2, three times, last vs. Florida, 11/21/2020
Tackles for Loss: 2.0, vs. South Carolina, 10/10/2020
Fumble Recovery: 1, vs. South Carolina, 10/10/2020