82 Brandon Mitchell
Brandon  Mitchell


Memphis, Tenn.

High School:
Ridgeway HS

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 210



Spartans Close Out Season Hosting Wyoming

It's the final time for football in CEFCU Stadium for 12 seniors.

AT SAN JOSE STATE: In his first season with the football team... Competing for a spot in the wide receiver rotation... Spent four seasons as a member of the University's men's basketball team.... Played in 86 games and made 15 starts for the Spartans.

2016-17 MEN'S BASKETBALL: Played in 29 games and made two starts ... Matched his career-scoring high with 12 points in the Feb. 18 overtime win over Air Force ... Ended the year averaging 3.5 points and 3.3 rebounds while shooting 46.3 percent from the field in 13.3 minutes per contest ... Season-high eight rebounds in the win over Bowling Green (12/18) ... Blocked three shots in the Southern Utah win (12/21).

2015-16 MEN'S BASKETBALL: Redshirted the season.

2014-15 MEN'S BASKETBALL: Played in 27 games and made 10 starts... Averaged 3.7 points and 5.0 rebounds ... Was a top-10 rebounder during Mountain West play at 6.1 rebounds per game ... Scored a career-high 12 points on 5-of-7 shooting on the road at Washington State (12/21) ... Grabbed a career-high 11 rebounds in 40 minutes of action versus Boise State (3/4) ... 10 points and eight rebounds at Nevada (2/28) .

2013-14 MEN'S BASKETBALL: Played in 30 games and started three (Santa Clara, UC Davis and at New Mexico) ... Averaged 2.4 points and 2.7 rebounds per game ... Scored 10 points and grabbed seven rebounds against Milwaukee ... Seven rebounds against Air Force and five rebounds in five games ... Blocked two shots at Utah State.

HIGH SCHOOL: Starter at Ridgeway High School (Memphis, Tenn.) for head coach Welsey Henning ... 2012-13 team finished the season ranked fourth in Tennessee ... Named to the first team All-State defensive team ... played at the 5th Annual Basketball Coaches of Tennessee All-Star game ... Blocked 14 shots in a game.

MORE ON BRANDON: Majoring in sociology ... Known as "Hawk" for his lengthy wingspan and leaping ability ... Enjoys hiking, swimming and collecting shoes ... Has a passion for American muscle cars ... Born in Hartford, Conn., and now calls Memphis, Tenn., home.