Brandon Garner
Brandon  Garner
RS Junior

Mansfield, TX

High School:
Timberview HS

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 230



Garner, Shanbour, Pearson Shine In Green-White Game

Linebacker Brandon Garner Has Nine Tackles, Breaks Up Four Passes In Spring Finale


Turnovers Doom North Texas In 31-17 Loss

Mean Green Unable To Recover From Slow Start Against UTSA


Mean Green Defense Records Seven Takeaways In 35-18 Win

Jenkins Has Two Interceptions, One Fumble Recovery; Wilson Rushes for 160 and Three TDs


Mean Green Battle Back For 42-35 Double OT Victory

North Texas Stops Owls On Fourth Down In Second Overtime

• Made 12 appearances for the Mean Green, with five starts, posting 50 tackles (32 solo), 3.5 sacks, six tackles for loss and two fumble recoveries
• Posted four tackles (all solo) vs. Army in the Zaxby's Heart of Dallas Bowl on 12/27
• Recorded four stops on 11/26 at UTEP
• Made one tackle vs. La Tech on 11/5
• Posted three tackles with a sack on 10/29 at UTSA
• Had a career-high 11 tackles and a fumble recovery at Army on 10/22
• Led the Mean Green with seven tackles (five solo), two sacks and three tackles for loss vs. Marshall on 10/8
• Recorded six tackles (three solo) vs. MTSU on 10/1
• Made three tackles in the double OT win at Rice on 9/24
• Posted two stops at No. 23 Florida on 9/17
• Recorded five tackles (two solo), a half sack and a half tackle for loss in the win vs. Bethune-Cookman on 9/10

Made season debut vs. SMU on 9/3 with four tackles, one of which was for a loss

• Played in 10 games for the Mean Green, starting each of the first five games at linebacker

• Totaled 18 tackles, including 15 solo, with 4.0 tackles for loss and a sack
• Recorded a career-high five tackles, including 2.0 tackles for loss, at Iowa


• Redshirted

High School:
• Rated a three-star linebacker by 247Sports.com
• Named to The Dallas Morning News Area top-100
• Named to the DFW top-100 by VYPE Magazine
• Was a first-team all-district selection his senior year after racking up 70 tackles, 15 tackles for loss, 10 sacks, four forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries, one interception and he scored one defensive touchdown
• As a junior Garner was a first-team all-district pick with 80 tackles, 10 tackles for loss, four sacks, two interceptions and one forced fumble

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