Brandon Boykin
# 2
Short Corner - SC
Height: 5-10  Weight: 185
Sophomore
Previous Affiliations
   Fayette County   (Tommy Webb)
Previous Experience
  1L
Hometown
   Fayetteville, Ga.
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Courtesy: UGA Sports Communications
Release: 01/10/2010
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Career Highs: 8 tackles vs. No. 25 Auburn in 2009
*1 interception (3x), last vs. No. 25 Auburn in 2009
*6 kickoff returns (2x), last vs. No. 1 Florida in 2009
*187 kickoff return yards vs. S. Carolina in 2009
*Long kickoff return of 100 yards (2x), last at Tennessee in 2009
*1 kickoff return TD (2x), last  at Tennessee in 2009

2009: Named All-SEC Fourth Team as a kickoff return specialist by Phil Steele
*Earned team’s Most Improved Player award for special teams.
*Appeared in 13 games making 12 starts with 54 tackles, six pass break-ups and three interceptions.
*Set school records with 38 kickoff returns, 988 kickoff return yards and three kickoff returns for touchdowns.
*In Independence Bowl against Texas A&M, set a school record and tied an SEC record with his third kickoff return for a touchdown on the season (81 yards); Also posted six tackles and a pass-break up.
*Became the first player in SEC history to return two kickoffs 100 yards in a season doing so against S. Carolina and at Tennessee.
*Recorded a career-high eight tackles and an INT vs. No. 25 Auburn.
*Tied for the team lead with seven tackle vs. No. 1 Florida.
*Earned CollegeFootballPerformance.com Kickoff Returner Performance of the Week after he returned four kicks for 128 yards including a 100-yard return for a touchdown at Tennessee.
*Named SEC Special Teams Player of the Week (9/14) and earned CollegeFootballPerformance.com Kickoff Returner Performance of the Week after returning four kickoffs for 187 yards including a 100-yard return for a TD in the second quarter, the longest in UGA history, vs. S. Carolina; also registered four tackles and an INT in the game.
*Five tackle performances at Vanderbilt, vs. Ariz. St. and at Arkansas.
*Recorded four tackles and an interceptions vs. No. 4 LSU.
*Had three tackles including a sack in spring G-Day game.
*Named Most Improved Defensive Back at conclusion of spring drills.
*Recipient of Tommy Reeder Football Scholarship.

2008: Named of the team’s Newcomer of the Year Award winners for defense
*Appeared in 13 games recording six tackles
*Career-high two tackles in debut vs. Ga. Southern

High School: Fayette County, coached by Tommy Webb...SuperPrep All-America and All-Dixie Teams...PrepStar All-Southeast Region...2007 Atlanta Journal-Constitution Super Southern 100 and Class AAAA All-State ...Georgia Sports Writers Association Class AAAA All-State....2007 Georgia Football Magazine All-State second team ... 2008 Rivals.com Rivals 250, cornerbacks (15), Georgia Top 50 (18)....UGASports Georgia Top 50 (8)... Scout.com four-star prospect, Top 150, #161 player in America, #14 CB in America, #91 player in the South, #14 player in Georgia... as a senior in 2007, recorded 23 tackles, recorded five interceptions and nine pass breakups ... he also appeared on offense at quarterback, completing 33 of 43 passes for 416 yards and three touchdowns, rushed 94 times for 600 yards and six touchdowns.

Personal: BRANDON BOYKIN; Born: July 13, 1990; Major: Pre-Journalism.

Defensive

Year

G/GS

Solo

Asst.

Total

Sacks

TFL

FF

FR

PBU

Int.

QBH

2008

13/0

5

1

6

0.0/0

0.0/0

0

0

0

0

0

2009 13/12 40 14 54 0.0/0 2.5/5 0 0 6 3 1

Total

26/12

45

15

60

0.0/0

2.5/5

0

0

6

3

1

Kickoff Returns

Year

Ret

Yards

Avg.

TD

LG

2009 38 988 26.0 3 100 SC, UT

Total

38

988

26.0

3

100 SC, UT