Garrett

Brumfield

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Offensive Guard
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 299lbs.
Class: Senior
City/State: Baton Rouge, La.
High School: University HS
Major: Sport Administration
Experience: 3 Letters

Bio

A veteran offensive lineman that will be looked to for leadership in the offensive huddle in 2018 … Started all 13 games at left guard in 2017 earning second team All-SEC honors … Nicknamed “Bruiser” for his punishing block style… Tremendous technician who excels equally in both run and pass blocking … One of the strongest players on the team … For career, has played in 36 games with a start in 13 games ... Owns the most experience of any offensive lineman returning in 2018 with nearly 1,000 snaps.

JUNIOR SEASON (2017)
Started all 13 games at left guard and helped pave the way for 1,000-yard rusher Derrius Guice … Second team All-SEC selection by the league coaches … Second on team in offensive snaps with 804 and knockdown blocks with 53.5 … Played every offensive snap for the Tigers in eight consecutive games and nine games total … Played a big role in Guice’s 276 yards on the ground against Ole Miss, the fifth 250-yard plus rushing game in LSU history … His four knockdowns against the Rebels were second for the Tigers … Finished first on the team in knockdowns with five against Florida and six against Tennessee … Totaled a team-best 11.5 knockdowns in the season opener against BYU and named the SEC Offensive Lineman of the Week.

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2016)
Played in all 12 games ... Saw action in every game on special teams and saw snaps on the offensive line in eight games ... Played 150 offensive snaps on the season, including a career-high 49 in a win over Missouri ... Concluded year with three knockdown blocks and two “great effort” plays ... Did not allow a sack and was whistled for just one penalty in the eight contests on the offensive line ... Saw action in 31 snaps with two knockdown blocks against Arkansas and logged 25 plays against Auburn ... Only games in which he didn't see action on offensive line came vs. Wisconsin, Alabama, Florida and Texas A&M.

REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON (2015)
Played in the final 11 games of the season as he lined up on LSU's point after touchdown attempts ... Saw action on the offensive line against Eastern Michigan and South Carolina, playing five snaps against each team ... Recorded two knockdown blocks versus Eastern Michigan.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2014)
Redshirted as a true freshman for LSU in 2014.

HIGH SCHOOL
A consensus four-star rated prospect by ESPN.com, Rivals.com, 247Sports and Scout.com ... Ranked as the No. 1 offensive guard in the country by ESPN ... Named to the USA Today All-USA Second Team ... Rated as high as the No. 52 overall recruit in the nation, regardless of position, by 247Sports and No. 54 by ESPN ... Earned first team All-State honors as both a junior and senior ... Member of the Rivals 250, 247Sports Top 247, ESPN 300 and Scout 300 ... Named an Under Armour All-American and participated in the all-star game ... A senior leader and an anchor on the offensive line for a U-High team that advanced to the state championship game and finished with a 13-1 record in 2013 ... Member of the Baton Rouge Advocate Super Dozen ... Coached by Chad Mahaffey.

PERSONAL
Parents are Geneva and Paul Brumfield ... Born June 23, 1996 ... Hobbies include spray paint art, something he picked up while in art class as a junior at University High School ... Majoring in sport administration.

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