A junior college transfer who started four games in his first season at the FBS level ... Spent the spring rehabbing from an injury sustained in the 2014 AT&T Cotton Bowl.
2013 (Junior): Played in 11 games and started in four, including the Iowa State and Texas Tech games, as well as the regular season Bedlam finale and the Cotton Bowl against Missouri ... Credited with one knockdown block against TCU and three against Iowa State ... played 89 snaps against Texas Tech.
Junior College: Coached by Brad Smiley ... Three-star prospect by ESPN.com and a two-star prospect by both Rivals.com and Scout.com ... Honorable mention All-Southwest Junior College Football Conference honoree ... Held offers from Louisiana and North Texas, among others.
High School: Attended Deer Park HS in Deer Park, Texas, where he was coached by Chris Massey ... First-team all-district honoree as a senior - his lone year of varsity action ... Helped his team to an 8-2 record ... Participated with the Fellowship of Christian Athletes.
Personal: Brandon Garrett was born May 14, 1992, in Deer Park, Texas ... Son of Heath Garrett and Tammy Helms ... Business management major ... Grandfather, Stan Garrett, played football at Rice.