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    Brandon Carswell
    Brandon Carswell

    Class:
    RS Senior

    Hometown:
    Milpitas

    High School:
    Milpitas

    Height / Weight:
    6-1 / 190

    Position:
    WR

    Birthdate:
    05/22/1989

    Experience:
    3V

    03/05/2012

    USC Football Spring Practice Starts Tuesday

    Trojans looking to take care of "unfinished business."

    10/13/2011

    Trojans Capitalize on Turnovers, Defeat California 30-9

    Barkley threw for two touchdown passes in the Trojans' victory over the Bears.

    CAREER: He has 22 career receptions for 233 yards (10.6 avg.) with 1 TD. He has 3 career starts.

    2011: Carswell will compete for a starting job as a senior wide receiver in 2011.

    2010: Carswell served as a backup wide receiver as a junior in 2010. Overall in 2010 while appearing in all 13 games, he had 16 catches for 205 yards (12.8 avg.) with 1 TD. He had a 9-yard reception at Hawaii, then caught 2 passes for 14 yards, including an 11-yard touchdown, against Virginia. He added 3 catches for 63 yards at Washington State, then 2 for 24 yards at Stanford. He had a 33-yard reception against California, 2 catches for 30 yards against Oregon and 2 grabs for 9 yards versus Arizona State. He then had a 4-yard catch against Arizona and 2 receptions for 13 yards at Oregon State. He missed part of 2010 spring practice with a hamstring injury.

    2009: Carswell was a backup wide receiver as a sophomore in 2009. Overall in 2009 while appearing in 9 games (all but San Jose State, Ohio State, Washington, Arizona State), he had 5 catches for 21 yards (4.2 avg.). He even started 3 times (Oregon State, Oregon, Stanford). He missed the Arizona State game with turf toe. He had 3 catches for 24 yards at Oregon and 1 catch against both UCLA (4 yards) and Arizona (-7 yards).

    2008: Carswell was a reserve wide receiver and backup punt returner as a redshirt freshman in 2008. Overall in 2008 while appearing in 11 games (all but Oregon State and California), he caught 1 pass for 7 yards (7.0 avg.), returned 5 punts for 31 yards (6.2 avg.) and had a tackle. His reception came against Notre Dame. He had 2 punt returns against both Washington State (11 yards) and Ohio State (6 yards), plus a 14-yarder at Virginia.

    2007: Carswell redshirted as a freshman wide receiver in 2007, his first year at USC.

    HIGH SCHOOL: His 2006 honors included Super Prep All-American, EA Sports All-American third team, Super Prep All-Farwest, Prep Star All-West, Cal-Hi Sports All-State first team, Long Beach Press-Telegram Best in the West first team, Tacoma News-Tribune Western 100, San Francisco Chronicle All-Metro first team and San Jose Mercury News All-Area MVP as a senior at Milpitas (Calif.) High. He threw for 1,406 yards and 15 TDs and ran for 1,503 yards with 19 TDs as a quarterback, as well as caught 13 passes for 364 yards (28.0 avg.), and had 11 interceptions as a cornerback in 2006. Milpitas won the 2006 CIF Central Coast Section large school championship.

    As a junior in 2005, he had 32 receptions for 711 yards (22.2 avg.) and 11 TDs as a wide receiver despite having to sit out the first 6 games of the season.

    He played quarterback as a sophomore in 2004.

    PERSONAL: He's a social science psychology major at USC.

    RECYDSAVGTDLGPRYDSAVGTDLG
    2008 (Fr.)177.0075316.2014
    2009 (So.)5214.2011000.000
    CAREER6284.70115316.2014

    TACLS/YDSDFLFR
    2008 (Fr.)10/000

    GAME-BY-GAME WITH BRANDON CARSWELL

    2009

    RECYDSAVGTDLG
    Oregon*3248.0011
    UCLA144.004
    Arizona1-7-7.00-7
    2009 (So.)5214.2011

    *Starter

    2008

    RECYDSAVGTDLGPRYDSAVGTDLG
    Virginia000.00011414.0014
    Ohio State000.000263.0010
    Wash. St.000.0002115.5011
    Notre Dame177.007000.000
    2008 (Fr.)177.0075316.2014