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14 Brandon Wesley
  • Career Statistics
  • Enters 2013 among the Bison career leaders in pass completions (1st, 461), pass attempts (1st, 806), passing yards (2nd, 4,926) and total offense (2nd, 5,401) ... has started 32 consecutive games at quarterback.

    2012 (Junior): Third year as starting quarterback ... completed 174 of 289 passes for 1,781 yards and seven touchdowns ... 174 completions ranks seventh on Bison single-season list ... 11th on season pass attempts and passing yards lists ... 10th on Bison total offense in a season ledger (1,992) ... four 200-yard games, including season-high 239 vs. Lafayette ... most 200-yard games in a season in career ... gained 447 yards on the ground, but finished with a net of 211 after factoring in sacks ... third on team in rushing yards ... caught a 55-yard pass from RB Tyler Smith against Colgate ... second career reception ... rushed for season-high 87 yards in that contest, leading to career-best 142 all-purpose yards ... missed second half vs. Holy Cross due to injury and one play during season opener vs. Marist after helmet was knocked off ... accounted for nine (2 rush, 7 pass) of Bucknell's 19 touchdowns.

    2011 (Sophomore): Starting quarterback for second straight season ... started all 11 games to extend consecutive start streak to 21 ... completed 116 of 221 passes for 1,446 yards and seven touchdowns ... threw for three touchdowns in win over Georgetown ... most touchdown throws in a game by a Bison since 2002 ... equaled career high with 267 passing yards against Cornell for second consecutive season ... passed for at least 100 yards in each of first seven games, extending streak to 17 straight games hitting the century mark ... left season finale at Colgate early with an injury and finished 0-for-2 for 0 yards ... gained 294 yards rushing, but finished with a net of 67 after factoring in sacks ... third on team in rushing yards ... recorded first career tackle after an interception vs. Georgetown ... accounted for 13 (6 rush, 7 pass) of Bucknell's 26 touchdowns ... was 1-for-2 rushing for two-point conversions, scoring one vs. Marist ... scored on a 1-yard touchdown run with 57 seconds left to tie score in season-opening win vs. Duquesne ... Alex Eckard then kicked extra point for the 27-26 victory.

    2010 (Freshman): Patriot League Rookie of the Year ... team's starting quarterback ... started final 10 games of season ... first-ever Bison freshman quaterback to play in a season opener ... five-time Patriot League Rookie of the Week ... finished 68th nationally in total offense (172.36 ypg) ... more than doubled previous Bucknell record for passing yards by a freshman (884) by completing 171 of 296 passes for 1,699 yards ... fell 84 yards shy of 10th place on program's single-season passing yards list ... ranks in top 10 of program's single-season lists for passing attempts and completions ... rushed team-high 154 times for 197 yards ... taking away rushing yards lost due to sacks, gained 472 yards on the ground ... involved in 450 plays, just five shy of Todd Wenrich's program record (455) ... 1,896 yards of total offense rank 10th in program history ... completed at least 11 passes in every game ... three 200-yard passing games, including season-high 267 vs. Cornell ... caught a 31-yard pass from Tyler Smith vs. Fordham ... scored two touchdowns and ran for a two-point conversion for a total of 14 points, ranking fifth on the team ... earned team's Stuart M. Smith Award as the outstanding newcomer.

    Plano East High School: Member of football, basketball, track and field and bowling teams ... honorable mention all-league in football and basketball ... helped bowling team to state title ... bowled a 300 game ... part of school record-holding 4x400 relay team.

    Personal: Brandon Michael Wesley ... born Aug. 9, 1992 in Fairfield, Calif. ... son of Fred and Renee Wesley ... has two siblings, Corey Wesley and Akilah George ... majoring in geology.

    Position: Quarterback
    Height: 6'2"
    Weight: 195
    Year: Senior
    Hometown: Plano, Texas
    High School: Plano East
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