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Brandon Wright
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Brandon Wright 2246440
Position: Placekicker-Punter
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 180
Year: Redshirt Sophomore
Hometown: Atlanta, Ga.
High School: KIPP Atlanta Collegiate


• Sun Belt Conference Honor Roll, 2015-16, 2016-17
• Athletic Director's Honor Roll, Fall 2015, Spring 2017

AT GEORGIA STATE: Punter who also handles kickoffs ... Joined the program in 2015 as a walk-on ... Redshirted in 2015.

2016: Averaged 39.8 yards on 61 punts, including 11 punts of 50 or more yards and 13 kicks downed inside the 20-yard line ... Had 12 touchbacks on 45 kickoffs ... Went 1-for-2 on field goals and 1-for-2 on extra points when pressed into service.

Averaged 49.2 yards, with a net of 44.5, on four punts vs. Texas State. Also had eight kickoffs, resulting in a starting field position inside the 20-yard line ... Averaged 46.6 yards on seven punts at Appalachian State, including one that went out of bounds at the 1-yard line ... Made three clutch plays in win over Georgia Southern. Called upon as a placekicker for the first time, he booted an extra point and a 27-yard field goal. With time running down, he had a 49-yard punt to the 13-yard line with 1:14 left.

HIGH SCHOOL: Two-year letterwinner at KIPP Atlanta Collegiate … Coached by Lester Caldwell … Class AA all-state selection by the Atlanta Journal Constitution … All-region selection by GHSA.

PERSONAL: Full name is Brandon-Earl Wright … Born February 18, 1997 … Parents are Scott Parham and Erica Bracey ... Majoring in chemistry.

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