Brandon Weaver
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Brandon  Weaver

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Vacaville, Calif.

High School:
Justin-Siena HS '13

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 240

Position:
DL

Major:
Mechanical Engineering


11/21/2017

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

11/18/2017

Aggies' second-half surge leads to thrilling Causeway Classic

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

11/15/2017

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

11/08/2017

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

10/08/2017

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

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.

2014:
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
Totals 30 44 32 76 10.5 48 6.5 39 0 0 1 1 1 0 0