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Brandon Mitchell | Quarterback

Team: North Carolina State Wolfpack
Age / DOB:  (23) / 1/18/1991
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 230

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NC State senior QB Brandon Mitchell, who missed five games with a broken left foot, will start against No. 3 Florida State on Saturday.
The former Arkansas Razorback suffered the injury in the opener against Louisiana Tech. After watching junior Pete Thomas post an atrocious 3/8 TD/INT ratio and go 1-3 in four starts against FBS teams, the Wolfpack will welcome Mitchell back with open arms. Mon, Oct 21, 2013 06:07:00 PM

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NC State senior QB Brandon Mitchell will be sidelined against Clemson.

Mitchell is still in a walking boot and will be in crutches for at least another week. The senior reportedly broke his foot during the first game of the season, and the initial diagnosis stated he would be on the bench for 4-5 weeks.
Tue, Sep 17, 2013 09:40:00 AM

NC State senior QB Brandon Mitchell will miss 4-6 weeks after breaking his foot against Louisiana Tech.

The injury will require surgery. Mitchell left the game in the first half after completing all three of his attempts for 93 yards. He added five carries for 19 yards. The former Arkansas Razorback transferred to State this summer. Junior Pete Thomas will likely start in his place.
Sat, Aug 31, 2013 04:44:00 PM

NC State senior QB Brandon Mitchell left Saturday's game against Louisiana Tech with a foot injury.

His return is doubtful. Mitchell, a transfer from Arkansas, has played quarterback and receiver during his college career. The senior had completed all three of his attempts for 93 yards prior to his departure. He added five carries for 19 yards.
Sat, Aug 31, 2013 01:48:00 PM

Former Arkansas senior QB/WR Brandon Mitchell will enroll at NC State for his final season of eligibility.

"I felt I built it with players in just three days," Mitchell told ESPN's Joe Schad. "Bottom line is I want to win, and I want to win now. They have the best opportunity there for success and just had one missing piece." Mitchell joins former Florida quarterback Jacoby Brissett as recent transfers for the Wolfpack.
Source: ESPN
Tue, May 21, 2013 10:19:00 AM

Former Arkansas senior QB Brandon Mitchell spent the weekend visiting NC State.

"They have a great supporting cast there, especially defensively," Mitchell told Rivals. He went on to mention cornerback Dontae Johnson and offensive tackle Rob Crisp as intriguing talents. "Everything seems to be lining up for that perfect marriage, but I have to go home and pray about it and talk with my family and make the best decision that we think is right."
Source: Rivals
Mon, May 13, 2013 10:04:00 AM

Former Arkansas senior QB Brandon Mitchell has added Michigan to his list of possible transfer destinations, according to ESPN's Joe Schad.

South Florida, NC State, UAB, Louisiana Tech and Northwestern State are the other five possibilities. Wolverines quarterback Devin Gardner was given an extra year of eligibility, leaving him with two seasons remaining. Mitchell is very athletic, but it seems like Michigan wants to focus more on pocket passing.
Source: ESPN
Fri, May 10, 2013 09:01:00 AM

Former Arkansas senior QB Brandon Mitchell is considering five schools at this time.

According to ESPN's Joe Schad, Mitchell is considering transferring to South Florida, NC State, UAB, Louisiana Tech and Northwestern State. He is on track to graduate this spring, and therefore would be eligible to play immediately in 2013.
Source: ESPN
Wed, May 8, 2013 01:57:00 PM

Arkansas senior QB/WR Brandon Mitchell has been granted his release and will transfer.

Mitchell is on track to graduate this spring and will be eligible to play this fall. The move makes sense after Brandon Allen exited spring ball with the starting quarterback gig. There have not been any rumors as possible destinations for Mitchell, but he is a Louisiana native.
Mon, May 6, 2013 02:26:00 PM

Arkansas junior WR Brandon Mitchell will return to action on November 23 against LSU.

Mitchell and the Arkansas staff have been "dealing with internal issues" following a suspensions for a violation of unspecified team rules. The junior will likely line up as the team's slot receiver.
Fri, Nov 9, 2012 10:38:00 AM

Arkansas coaches have decided that junior WR/QB Brandon Mitchell Will be held out of Saturday's game against Tulsa.

Mitchell and Arkansas are "still dealing with internal issues" have the junior violated unspecified team rules a few weeks ago. With senior tight end Chris Gragg also out, senior Cobi Hamilton should see even more targets headed his way.
Thu, Nov 1, 2012 10:23:00 AM

Arkansas junior WR/QB Brandon Mitchell has been suspended for Saturday's game against Ole Miss.

No reason was given for the suspension other than a violation of unspecified team rules. Mitchell is currently third on the team in receptions (15) and second in receiving yards (257).
Sat, Oct 27, 2012 11:37:00 AM