Brandon Robinson
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    Brandon Robinson

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Ft. Wayne, IN

    High School:
    Heritage

    Last College:
    Purdue

    Height / Weight:
    5-11 / 195

    Position:
    FB

    Birthdate:
    12/11/1980


    A walk-on who transferred from Purdue and has rushed for more than 1,000 yards in two seasons with SIU... Versatile athlete who can line up in the backfield or split wide.

    2002 ? Junior
    Played in all 12 games and started seven... Rushed for a career-high 178 yards versus Indiana State as he replaced the injured Abdulqaadir in the lineup...Ran 67 yards for a touchdown off a fake punt versus Northern Iowa...Caught the game-winning TD pass as time expired versus Western Illinois...Threw touchdown passes against Youngstown State and Indiana State.

    2001 ? Sophomore
    Led the team in yards per carry (5.9) and was third in rushing yards (338)... Against Youngstown State, threw a touchdown pass to Jason Hollingshed.

    2000 ? Freshman
    Did not see action as a walk-on at Purdue.

    High School
    Holds the Indiana high school record with 7,303 career yards...All-state as a senior with 2,800 yards...Academic all-state.

    Worth Knowing
    Majoring in health education...Born December 11, 1980...Son of Dwight and Lisa Robinson.

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