- 6' 1
- 195 lbs.
- High School/Other
- Lake Travis
- Lake Travis, Texas
Updated: December 4, 2015
2015-16: Played in seven games with six starts ... Missed five games due to broken collarbone sustained in the season-opener against Ohio State ... Went 11 of 16 for 156 yards and two touchdowns against Ohio State .... In his return from injury, went 3 of 4 passing for 65 yards and a touchdown against Miami ... Threw for 270 yards on 24 of 45 passing and tied a career-high with three touchdowns against Duke ... Went 15 of 21 passing for 180 yards and a touchdown against Boston College ... Went 15 of 29 for 178 yards and a touchdown against Georgia Tech ... Threw for 273 yards on 20 of 35 passing wtih two touchdowns vs. North Carolina ... Went 15 of 29 for 237 yards and two touchdowns including a career-long 71-yard pass to Ryan Malleck vs. Virginia
2014-15: Started all 13 games … Logged 937 snaps at quarterback … Was 262-for-441 on the season for 2,692 yards and 18 touchdowns …The completions and attempts are both new school records … Threw 15 interceptions … Had two rushing touchdowns … Caught two passes for 35 yards …Was 23 of 30 with 251 passing yards and two touchdowns in his Virginia Tech debut against William & Mary … Threw for 199 yards and two touchdowns on 23 of 36 passing in the win at Ohio State … Set a school record with 56 pass attempts, throwing for 298 yards and three touchdowns against East Carolina … Went 28 for 39 with 297 passing yards, and also scored a touchdown on a fumble recovery against Georgia Tech … Threw for 178 yards and two touchdowns, going 14 for 32 against Western Michigan … Was 18 for 27, throwing for 186 yards and a touchdown at North Carolina … Threw for 265 yards and a touchdown at Pitt … Was 13 for 20 with 80 passing yards against Miami … Connected on 31 of 48 passes against Boston College, throwing for 345 yards and two touchdowns, while also scoring a touchdown of his own… Threw for 138 yards and two touchdowns, connecting on 12 of 23 passes at Duke … Was 15 of 28 with 126 passing yards at Wake Forest … Threw for 235 yards and two touchdowns on 15 of 33 passing, including a game-winning 9-yard pass to Bucky Hodges to knock off Virginia … Completed 14 passes for 94 yards and a touchdown in Tech’s Military Bowl win over Cincinnati … Also caught a 30-yard pass and rushed for 17 yards in that game … Earned the Dr. Richard Bullock Award for the most improvement in spring practice.
2013-14: Played in four games at Texas Tech University, going 7 of 10 for 65 yards … Had a touchdown pass without throwing an interception with a 70.0 completion percentage … Entered as a backup in the first quarter and rushed twice for 9 yards during Tech’s 37-23 upset victory over No. 14 Arizona State in the National University Holiday Bowl at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego … Entered as backup in fourth quarter at Texas, going 7 of 8 for 65 yards with an 11-yard touchdown … Made his season debut as a backup in fourth quarter at Kansas … Missed opening four games of the year due to injury.
2012-13: An Academic All-Big 12 second-team selection … Played in nine games and went 34 of 48 for 375 passing yards with four touchdowns and zero interceptions with a 70.8 completion percentage … Played in all three non-conference games and the bowl game while making an appearance in five Big 12 games, including three at home (Oklahoma, West Virginia and Kansas) … Also rushed nine times for 20 yards … Threw a 13-yard touchdown against Minnesota in the Meineke Car Care Bowl of Texas at Reliant Stadium … Went 5 of 6 for 54 yards with one touchdown pass in half a quarter of work against No. 24 Oklahoma State … Went 4 of 5 with 68 yards (long 36) against No. 14 Oklahoma … Entered in the third quarter in a backup role and finished the game 6 of 10 for 37 yards passing against New Mexico … Went 7 of 11 for 72 yards (long 24) at Texas State … Made career debut in season opener going 10 of 13 for 122 yards with two passing touchdowns against Northwestern State … Became the first Red Raider in over 18 years to pass for two touchdowns in career debut …Enrolled at Virginia Tech in May of 2014 after graduating from TTU.
2011-12: Redshirt season.
High School: Attended Lake Travis High School for Coach Chad Morris … A three-star prospect by Rivals and ranked as the No. 43 best player (12th ranked dual-threat quarterback) in Texas … A member of Texas Football Top 300 … PrepStar Top 150 Dream Team … Ranked No. 54 on SuperPrep Texas 120 … Was part of four consecutive state championship teams at Lake Travis High School … As a senior he threw for 2,865 yards despite missing games due to an injury … Named all-state as a senior … Averaged 220 yards per game and tossed 26 touchdown passes … As a junior, threw for 4,437 yards along with 41 touchdown passes … Rushed for 593 yards as a junior and 743 yards his senior season … Only lost one game as a starting quarterback.
Personal: Robert Michael Brewer … Born November 13, 1992 in Austin, Texas … Son of Robert and Laura Brewer … Has a younger sister, Katie, and a younger brother, Charlie … Father played quarterback at Texas; grandfather, Charlie, played quarterback at Texas; uncle, Rob Moerschell, played quarterback at Texas; great uncle, Robert, played quarterback at Texas Tech; and great uncle, George, played running back at Oklahoma … Graduated from Texas Tech with a degree in personal financial planning … Pursuing a masters degree in curriculum and instruction at Virginia Tech.