Brandon Weaver
Brandon  Weaver


Vacaville, Calif.

High School:
Justin-Siena HS '13

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 240


Mechanical Engineering


UC Davis collects 10 All-Big Sky and specialty awards

Keelan Doss and Jake Maier named Big Sky Offensive and Newcomer of the Year; Wesley Preece joins that duo on one of three all-conference teams; five Aggies receive honorable mention


Aggies' second-half surge leads to thrilling Causeway Classic

UC Davis scores 26 unanswered points; running backs trio helps team post season-high total


Football crosses Causeway for annual rivalry game

Join other UC Davis football fans at Athletics' pregame tailgate in Lot 7, which will begin at noon


Aggies host Southern Utah in home finale

Pregame ceremony will honor program's 14 seniors; halftime event will feature Ken O'Brien as he becomes the first member of the Aggie Pride Wall


Aggies drop heartbreaker to No. 10 Eagles, 41-38

UC Davis battles one of the top teams, and offenses in the nation in back-and-forth thriller

2017: BIG SKY CONFERENCE HONORABLE MENTION… Played in all 11 games as a starting senior… Finished with 38 total tackles, 19 solo and 19 assisted… Led the team in tackles for loss with 9.5 TFL for 40 yards… Also led the team in sacks with six, costing quarterbacks 31 yards… Tied for seventh in conference in sacks… Three of his tackles for loss came at Weber State, finishing with six total tackles and a sack on the night… Two weeks later, intercepted the ball and returned it for 25 yards against Eastern Washington… Sacked the quarterback at Northern Arizona for a loss of 14 yards on the play… Had a season-high nine tackles against Cal Poly, including 1.5 TFL and one sack.

2016: Saw action in eight games, earning starts against Oregon, Eastern Washington and Northern Colorado... Finished with 21 tackles (13 unassisted)... Picked up 2.5 tackles for loss (11 yards)... Recorded one assisted sack against Eastern Washington for eight yards of loss... Also had one broken pass versus Southern Oregon.

2015: Played in all 11 games, earning starts against Hawai'i, Southern Utah and Sacramento State... Posted 36 tackles, including 22 solo... Finished with 3.0 sacks for 14 yards, both second-best on the team... Collected two sacks in Causeway Classic, taking down QB Nate Ketteringham for a 5-yard loss in the first quarter and another for five yards in the fourth... Brought down Montana QB Chad Chalich on 3rd-and-long for a 4-yard loss in second quarter... Tied for second Aggies with 2 QBHs... Forced a fumble against Cal Poly and recovered one at Weber State... Collected a season-best six tackles at Weber State and finished with five against Montana and Sacramento State.

Appeared in all 11 games, earning start at Northern Arizona... Finished year with 19 tackles (9 solo), including a career-high four stops at NAU... Collected two solo stops against Ft. Lewis and Cal Poly... Both tackles against Ft. Lewis were sacks, totaling 11 yards... Recorded a six-yard sack in the opening quarter at Cal Poly against Mustang QB Chris Brown, who had been sacked by DT Kyle Vaughn for a seven-yard loss a play earlier... Finished fourth on the team with 4.5 TFLs for the season, including one in the opener at Stanford.

2013: Redshirted.

JUSTIN-SIENA HS '13: Lettered three times in football, twice in track and also basketball.... Finished with 95 tackles and 15 sacks while also catching 15 passes from his tight end position for 303 yards and five touchdowns... Named MVP of his CIF-North Coast Section game in 2012... Selected second-team all-state, All-Metro and All-Napa County honorable mention... Earned trio of All-Marin County Athletic League awards as a senior: first-team offense, second-team defense, first-team punter... Earned Team Braveheart Award... Received all-county defensive honors as a junior as well as second-team All-MCAL accolades... Named team's defensive MVP... Also a standout in track, winning league and section titles in shot put and discus in 2013.

PERSONAL: Born in Vallejo, Calif.... Parents are Randy and Valerie Weaver... Selected UC Davis because of strong engineering program... Advice for youngsters is "talent only gets you so far."

Year GP UT AT TT TFL Yds Sacks Yds Int Yds PBU FF FR Yds BK
2014 11 9 10 19 4.5 23 3.0 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 11 22 14 36 3.5 14 3.0 14 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
2016 8 13 8 21 2.5 11 0.5 8 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
2017 11 19 19 38 9.5 40 6.0 31 1 25 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 42 63 51 114 20.0 88 12.5 70 1 25 1 1 1 0 0