46 Brannon McCoin
46 Brannon McCoin
Height: 5-11
Weight: 165
Year: RS-Fr.
Hometown: Livingston, Tenn.
High School: Livingston Academy
Position: DB

Brannon made the short journey from Livingston to Cookeville to join the Golden Eagle roster a year ago and spent his first season at Tennessee Tech as a redshirt...used his time well with diligent work in the weight room...increased his strength and speed while also learning the system...after a year's tutoring on the sidelines, Brannon will be available to begin seeing playing time as a redshirt freshman where he is lining up as a cornerback...could also help on special teams...intelligent player with a keen insight for the game, having prepped under his father, assistant coach Danny McCoin, at Livingston Academy.

AT TECH (In 2010): Brannon was on the roster and spent his initial Golden Eagle season as a redshirt...gained experience while working with the scout teams.

HIGH SCHOOL: A two-way standout at Livingston Academy, playing quarterback and cornerback for the Wildcats...four-year starter...senior season coach was former Golden Eagle Bruce Lamb...a three-time all-district and all-region selection as a quarterback...helped lead the Wildcats to the second round of the TSSAA playoffs as a senior...also played one season on the basketball squad.

PERSONAL: The son of Danny and Rhonda McCoin...father Danny was recruited to play quarterback at Cincinnati by Watson Brown...birthdate is December 9, 1990...full name is Brannon Tyler McCoin...majoring in nursing.