The Rebels' offensive line returns experienced core for 2013 season.
UNLV: A returning starter along the offensive line who will only get better with more experience … Listed No. 1 at the left tackle position heading into fall … One of 15 Rebels named 2014 Academic All-Mountain West Conference … Last name is pronounced “SAX-ah-lid.”
2014: Earned his first letter as a Rebel by playing in 12 games … Made his first collegiate start at left tackle vs. New Mexico on Nov. 1 and went on to start for the remainder of the season.
2013: Redshirted season.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2013 graduate of Consumnes Oaks HS in Elk Grove … Listed as the nation’s No. 163 OT by Scout.com and ESPN ranked him the No. 197 overall recruit in California Played both sides of the ball as an OL and DE for coach Ryan Gomes … Named Second Team All-Sierra Valley after posting 44 tackles and three QB sacks as a senior as the Wolfpack finished 9-3 overall.
PERSONAL: Kyle Erickson Saxelid was born April 13, 1995 … The son of Richmond and Cheryl Saxelid … Majoring in business.