Photos from the first day of the 2014 training camp
Made the move to right tackle during training camp ... part of a Red Raider offensive line that has allowed just 27 sacks and 5.2 tackles for losses allowed on season ... has started in 18 of Texas Tech’s last 20 games ... SEASON HIGHLIGHTS ... returned from an injury at West Virginia ... made first start of the season at right guard against Kansas State ... started at right guard two times at Texas and vs. LSU in the Texas Bowl.
Named to the ESPN All-Big 12 Underclassman Team... played in 10 games with nine starts... started the final eight games of the season on the offensive line... made eight starts at right guard and one start at left guard... paved the way for Tech's first 1,000-yard rusher (DeAndre Washington) since 1998... team rushed for 1,836 yards -- its most since 1998 (2,219)... offensive line allowed just 13 sacks.
Played in 11 games with three starts ... started the final three games of the season... made starts against No. 4 Baylor (11/16) and Texas (11/28) at right guard and started against No. 14 Arizona State (12/30) at left guard in the National University Holiday Bowl at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego.
O'Connor High School in Helotes, Texas... three-star prospect by Rivals, Scout, ESPN and 24/7 Sports ... ranked No. 27 offensive guard in 2013 class by Rivals ... member of Rivals Texas Postseason Top-100 ... Lone Star Recruiting Top-100 recruit... ranked No. 19 offensive guard in the nation by 24/7 Sports ... selected to the O-D All-American Bowl ... Honorable Mention All-State selection... First Team All-District selection in three consecutive years ... graded out at 96 percent with 53 pancakes and 78 knockdowns ... CHOSE TEXAS TECH OVER: Baylor, Houston, Mississippi State, Oklahoma State, Purdue and Tulsa... High School Coach: James Malesky.
Baylen Brown... son of Andy and Shannon Brown... a history major at Texas Tech.