Brandon Bryant


Cherry Hill, N.J.

High School:
Cherry Hill East

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 225


Anthropology & Sociology

Brandon  Bryant


Bryant: Defensive Player of the Week Times Three

Senior captain secures third straight Patriot League weekly honor


Lafayette Falls to Harvard 38-10

Leopards return to Patriot League action by hosting Bucknell Oct. 21


Lafayette Ends Non-League Slate at Harvard

Game notes vs. Harvard


Bryant Repeats as Defensive Player of the Week

Senior LB made 15 stops as Leopards win second straight league contest


Defensive Battle Sees Leopards Remain Undefeated in League Play

Two fourth-quarter touchdowns push Leopards past Fordham, 14-10


Lafayette vs. Fordham

Photos by Rick Smith


Lafayette at Holy Cross

Photos by Lafayette Athletics Communications


Lafayette vs. Princeton

Photos by Rick Smith


Lafayette vs. Villanova

Photos by Rick Smith


Lafayette vs. Sacred Heart

Photos by Rick Smith

2016: Started all five games that he played in before an ACL injury in week five cut short his season...finished sixth on the team in tackles with 41, including four for loss with two sacks...registered double digits in tackles in three games, making 13 stops vs. Delaware (9/10), 10 at Princeton (9/17) and 12 vs. Villanova (9/24)...forced a fumble in the season opener at Central Connecticut State (9/2)...season ended in the first half of the Holy Cross game (10/1).

2015: All-Patriot League Second-Team selection who was also named the team's Linebacker MVP...started all 11 games...led the team and was 23rd in the nation in total tackles (114), the most for a Lafayette player since Maurice Bennett had 133 in 12 games in 2005...led the Patriot League and finished sixth in the nation in solo tackles per game (6.5)...had six games in which he made 10 or more tackles...registered sacks against William & Mary (9/5) and Fordham (10/3)...named Patriot League Defensive Player of the Week after making a career-high 18 tackles at Delaware (9/12).

2014: Played in 11 games with one start (Harvard) in his rookie season...named the Special Teams MVP...finished fifth on the team with 55 tackles...registered 6.5 tackles for loss with one sack at linebacker...blocked punts against William & Mary (9/20) and Colgate (11/8).

AT CHERRY HILL EAST: Earned American Conference honors and All-West Jersey status...named school's Defensive Player of the Year...garnered the East Coast Prep Conference's Coaches' Award...took home All-Conference First Team Group V honors at linebacker...made 98 tackles in his senior year...two-year starter at linebacker and fullback...all-conference selection in track and field, competing in the long jump (21'4") and triple jump (43')...Honor Roll student who earned an academic achievement award at Cherry Hill East.

PERSONAL: Son of Liliana and Clifford Kareem...father played point guard for Howard University's basketball team...has an older brother, Daniel, an older sister, Taylor, and a younger sister, Selena...born 5/9/95.