Productive member of the Owls special teams again in 2011.
Made his debut returning kickoffs vs. UTEP, returning three for 59 yards with a long return of 29... Picked up a tackle on special teams at Texas.
Finished with four tackles on kickoff returns, including a career-best two in the season finale vs. UAB... Credited with his first tackle on special teams vs. Houston... Saw action in all 12 games on special teams.
Saw action on special teams in four of the first six games... Credited with his first career tackle at Oklahoma State... Made his debut on special teams at UAB.
Parish Episcopal High School
Four-year starter for Coach Scott X. Nady at Parish Episcopal. Two-time TAPPS 4A All- State selection... District 2-4A MVP as a senior after scoring 26 touchdowns and intercepting eight passes... Scored a total of 72 touchdowns over four varsity seasons... Also lettered in basketball and track, and was part of Episcopal's 4x200m relay which finished second at the TAPPS state track meet.
Full Name: Andre Neal Brackens II... Born: August 3, 1991 at Poway, California... Parents: Andre and Micheon Brackens, Desoto... (four brothers, one sister)... Rice major: Sports Management.