|76 Brandon Carter
2008 JUNIOR SEASON
Enjoyed an oustanding junior season and was a major component to one of the best teams in school history ... named a First-Team All-American by The Sporting News and the AFCA ... First-Team All-Big 12 by the Fort Worth Star-Telegram and Phil Steele ... Second-Team All-Big 12 by the Dallas Morning News and the Houston Chronicle ... Honorable Mention All-Big 12 by the coaches ... key component to an offense that was one of the most prolific in the nation ... did not a allow a single sack all season.
2007 SOPHOMORE SEASON
Earned All-Big 12 Conference honorable mention honors after starting all 13 games during the season ... versatile lineman with huge frame and quick feet ... helped lead Tech to fifth NCAA Passing Title since 2002 ... offensive line unit yielded only 18 sacks in 763 pass attempts during the season.
2006 REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON
Played in 12 games on special teams ... saw duty on the offensive line and started at Iowa State ... could also play the tackle position.
2005 FRESHMAN SEASON
SPRING HILL HIGH SCHOOL
Spring Hill High School in Longview, Texas ... Top 300 overall prospect nationally (Max Emfinger Recruiting) ... Three-Star recruit (TheInsiders.com; Rivals.com) ... No. 28 offensive guard prospect nationally (Rivals.com) ... No. 62 overall prospect (Rivals.com Texas Top 100) ... No. 89 overall prospect (Scout.com Texas Hot 100) ... No. 92 overall prospect (Scout.com Southwest Hot 100) ... Lubbock Avalanche-Journal State Top 100 ... Houston Chronicle State Top 100 ... Texas Sports Writers Association Class 3A All-State First Team ... made move to offensive line prior to senior season after three years on defense ... will play on the o-line at Tech ... helped pave way for 2,000-yard rusher last season ... earned district defensive MVP honors as a junior and was an honorable mention all-state selection ... 5.4 forty ... finished third in state shot put as a senior ... also recruited by Notre Dame, Baylor, TCU, Houston, Iowa, Iowa State, Kansas, Nebraska and Texas A&M ... High School Coach: Steve Gaddis.
Brandon Carter ... born September 10, 1986, in Lakewood, N.J. ... son of Christie and Jack Carter ... has an older brother, Justin ... wants to coach college football ... majoring in exercise sport science.