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26  Brandon James
Brandon James

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Missouri City, Texas

Last College:
UTEP

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 203

Position:
Linebacker


01/09/2012

University of Wyoming Football Announces Three Mid-Year Signees

Two student-athletes have international background

UW This Season: Brandon James walked on to the Wyoming Football team in the fall of 2010 after transferring from UTEP. He is expected to provide depth at WILL linebacker this fall.

2010: James had to sit out of competition in 2010 to satisfy NCAA transfer rules.

2009: James attended UTEP for one season.

High School: James was a four-time letterwinner for coach Garry Dunham at Kashmere High School. As a senior, he posted 121 tackles, eight sacks and two interceptions to earn All-State and All-District honors. He was also named team MVP. During his junior year, James earned All-District accolades with 88 tackles, four sacks and an interception.

Personal: Born on Aug. 12, 1990, Brandon is the son of Bernadette Smith and has eight siblings. He was also recruited by Houston and Ball State. He is majoring in sociology.