Brandon Joyce
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Brandon Joyce

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
St. Charles, Mo.

High School:
Duchesne

Last College:
Indiana

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 310

Position:
OL

Experience:
1L

• 2006 All-Gateway Newcomer Team

2006: Played in 12 games, with 11 starts at right tackle after transferring to Illinois State... blocked for a rushing offense that is averaged 170 rushing yards per game ... helped All-Gateway running back Pierre Rembert rush for over 100 yards in 12 games and over 1,700 yards ... protected for the No. 1 passing offense in the Gateway Football Conference (228 yds/gm) ... Redbirds' total offense ranked No. 8 nationally with 397.5 yards per game.

Indiana 2005: Saw action in three games (Kentucky, Illinois and Michigan) ... coached by Terry Hoeppner.

Indiana 2004: Did not see game action ... coached by Gerry DiNardo.

Indiana 2003: Redshirted.

Duchesne HS: A 3A Missouri first-team All-State selection on the offensive line, Joyce led his team to a 9-3 record with an offense that averaged more than 300 yards per game ... one of the highest-rated offensive linemen to come out of the state of Missouri his senior year by several publications ... also recognized for his efforts in the classroom by the St. Louis-Tom Lombardo Chapter of the National Football Foundation with the organization's Scholar-Athlete Award ... on defense, he made 27 tackles ... coached by Charlie Elmendorf.

Data: Born 9-5-84 in St. Louis, Mo., ... son of Terry and Linda Joyce ... his father is a former Los Angeles Rams and St. Louis Cardinals punter ... his grandfather was a center in college and his sister, Lindsay, played on the volleyball team at UAB.