Started 10 of 12 games for the Aggies, while seeing action at both right and left guard ... ... provided protection for the SEC’s top passing attack, which led the conference in passing yards and touchdowns ... team ranked No. 5 in scoring and No. 6 in total offense ... Aggies allowed 25 sacks (2.1 per game), while attempting 479 passes (39.9 per game).
Logged playing time in all 13 games, earning starts against Vanderbilt (Oct. 26) and UTEP (Nov. 2) … blocked for the powerful Aggie offense, which was one of only three teams to rank in the top 10 nationally in scoring, passing and total offense … offense additionally ranked first in the nation in first downs offense and in the top 25 nationally in completion percentage, 3rd down conversion percentage, 4th down conversion percentage and team passing efficiency.
Saw action against South Carolina State, helping the powerful Aggie offensive line block for a 70-14 effort on Kyle Field.
Saw the first action of his career against Kansas.
Coached by Joey Florence at Ryan High School in Denton ... was a first-team all-district and all-state selection as a senior (2009) ... allowed just one sack in his final two seasons on the Raiders’ o-line ... graded over 90 percent by coaches in both his junior and senior campaigns ... chose Texas A&M over offers from Arkansas, Nebraska and Texas Tech.
Garrett Keith Gramling is the son of Tammy and Keith Gramling of Denton, Texas … born March 2, 1992 in Denton, Texas … recreation, parks and tourism science major.