Enters his redshirt senior season looking for playing time along the defensive line.
2008: Saw limited action.
2007: Played in 10 games mainly as a reserve defensive tackle ... had a solo tackle against Maine (Sept. 8).
2006: Saw action in each of the final six games, assisting on tackles against Pittsburgh (Nov. 11), Syracuse (Nov. 18) and Cincinnati (Nov. 25).
2005: Redshirted ... Named the Defensive Scout Team Player of the Week prior to the Liberty game (Sept. 10).
High School: Prepped at Fork Union Military Academy in Virginia after also attending Pittston Area High School in Pennsylvania ... Nominated for the Big 33 (Pennsylvania-Ohio) All-Star Game as a senior and the Pennsylvania East-West Game ... Started at both tight end and linebacker ... Transferred to Pittston Area for his senior year from Marshall High School in Rochester, N.Y ... Was named first-team All-City at Marshall and was the school's offensive player of the year as a wide receiver ... Also starred on the varsity basketball teams at both Marshall and Pittston Area.
Personal Profile: Brandon Jumile Dillon ... Born on January 7, 1984 ... A sociology major.