82 - Brandon Dillard Position: Flanker
Class: r-Freshman
Height: 5' 10"
Weight: 180 lbs.
High School: Bassett
Hometown: Martinsville, Va.
photo Will be in the mix at the flanker position when practice opens in August ... Joined the team as a walk-on ... Possesses outstanding speed, but must concentrate on catching the football ... Needs to get more reps ... A good summer preparation will be important ... Will be watched in August ... Could help provide depth or help on special teams ... Has potential for the future.

2005: Got a look at both wide receiver spots while redshirting ... Registered a 36 1/2-inch vertical jump during spring max testing ... Spent time at the flanker position during spring practice.

High School: Lettered four times in football at quarterback, defensive back and wide receiver for Coach James Gilbert ... Named region and district player of the year as a senior ... Also named all-state, all-region and all-district in his career ... Rushed for 650 yards and passed for 380 yards during his senior season ... Had 16 all-purpose touchdowns ... Recorded 35 tackles and six interceptions ... Named team captain as a junior and as a senior ... Also lettered four times in basketball and track and field ... Won 2005 state championship in the 100 and 200 meter ... Also named state Runner of the Year ... A member of the National Honor Society.

Personal: Brandon Antonio Dillard ... Born 2/3/87 in Martinsville, VA ... Son of Anthony and Linda Dillard ... A university studies major.

Tackles G UT AT Tot. Loss Sacks
2007 13 2 1 3 0-0 0-0

K.O. Ret. G No. Yds. Avg. TD LG
2007 13 1 23 23.0 0 23