Brandin Byrd
Brandin  Byrd

Copperas Cove, TX

High School:
Copperas Cove HS

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 223



Brandin Byrd Highlights

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2014 Bowl Champions

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Final Practice & Top Golf

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Episode 13

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Welcome Dinner & Gift Suite

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• Named honorable mention all-conference at running back
• Rushed for over 1,000 yards for the first time in his career with 1,075 yards
• Ran for a career-high 251 yards and three touchdowns against Tulsa and was named the C-USA Offensive Player of the Week
• The 251 rushing yard performance is the sixth most in school history
• Ranks eighth in school history with 2,202 rushing yards for his career
• Had his second 200-yard rushing game against UTEP with 202 yards
• Against Tulsa, Byrd had the fourth- longest run in school history with a 91-yard TD run
• Had an 82-yard TD run against UTEP
• Notched 11 rushing touchdowns this season
• Is the only player in school history with three runs for over 80 yards
• Rushed for 139 yards and one touchdown in the win over MTSU
• Is one of only four players in C-USA to rush for 1,000 yards
• Ran for over 50 yards in 10 of the 13 games this season
• Had multiple touchdown games on four different occasions
• Made 11 receptions for 46 yards and one touchdown

• Was the leading rusher for North Texas last season with 875 yards
• Had a season and career-high 85 yard touchdown run against South Alabama, which is tied for the fifth-longest run in school history
• Notched three 100-yard rushing games and had two in the final three games of the year
• Rushed for 109 yards against South Alabama and had 134 all-purpose yards
• Had 102 yards against WKU, including a 61-yard touchdown run
• Made 18 receptions on the year
• Ran for 87 yards against MTSU on 18 carries
• Had 88 yards in the win over Louisiana-Lafayette on 22 carries
• Rushed for 96 yards against Houston on 19 carries
• Rushed for 21 yards in the win over FAU and had 56 yards rushing against Troy
• Ran for 61 yards against Kansas State and had a career-high four receptions for 23 yards
• Recorded his first career 100-yard rushing game with 106 yards against Texas Southern
• Carried a career-high 23 times against the Tigers and had a career best two touchdown runs
• Rushed for 40 yards on 12 carries against No. 1 LSU in the season opener.

Finished the season with 83 yards rushing on 20 attempts and a touchdown
• Compiled 44 all-purpose yards against Alabama
• Rushed for 46 yards on 8 carries against FIU along with a 16-yard reception.

• Played in all 12 games, including a start at FIU
• Carried the ball 34 times for 169 yards (5.0 avg) and one touchdown
• Rushed for 39 yards against FIU
• Caught his only pass of the season for a six-yard gain against the Golden Panthers
• Gained 83 yards on the ground, which included a 53-yard touchdown scamper, at Western Kentucky.

High School:
• Named to the 2009 District 5A-12 Second Team
• Selected to the Killeen Daily Herald's 2009 All Area Second Team offense
• Ran for 980 yards on 125 attempts and 12 TDs as a senior
• Rushed for 1,061 yards on 167 carries and 10 TDs in 2008
• Totaled 2,379 yards rushing on 353 carries and 27 TDs throughout high school
• Is a two-star athlete according to Rivals.com
• Is the son of Harry and Twanda Byrd
• Born June 1, 1992

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