Rice opened its 2014 Football training camp on August 4.
Explosive running back who will see extensive action in the spring after redshirting last fall.
One of eight true freshmen to play in 2012... Rushed for 106 yards on 34 carries and caught three passes for 18 yards... Top rushing effort was 53 yards on 11 carries vs. UTSA... Caught all three passes intended for him vs. Louisiana Tech.
Copperas Cove High School
All-District 12 5A selection as both a junior and senior for coach Jack Welch at Copperas Cove... Hamilton ran for 1,505 yards, averaged 7.6 per carry and scored 26 touchdowns as a senior to earn a place on the Texas Sportswriters All-State honorable mention list ... Earned honors as a junior fullback and as a running back as a senior.
Full Name: Brandon Hamilton... Born: Nov. 10, 1993 at Ft. Hood... Parents: Regginald Hamilton and Selina Hamilton and Mark Williams... Rice major: Religious Studies... Rice College: Sid Richardson.