- Brandon Tobias
Brandon  Tobias


Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-7 / 220





Key reserve and occasional starter for UAB squad which finished 22-11 and advanced to the second round of the NCAA Tournament ... scored six in the win over USF (1/29) ... made third start of season at East Carolina, scoring five points (1/15) ... grabbed five boards at Tulane (1/19) ... tied career high with 10 points against Alabama A&M (12/28) ... scored six points at South Alabama (12/31) ... had four points and three rebounds in Murray State win (1/2) ... grabbed season-high five rebounds with two points against Oral Roberts (12/23) ... had three points and two rebounds in Belmont win (12/15) ... scored two points with two rebounds at Oklahoma State (12/10).


Key reserve for UAB team which advanced to the NCAA Tournament's Sweet 16 ... competed in 31 contests during season ... averaged 1.5 points and 1.1 rebounds per game ... had five rebounds and added four points in 14 minutes at Southern Miss (2/11) ... had four points and three blocks vs. Saint Louis (1/31) ... collected two points, two rebounds and tied his career high with three blocks vs. USF (1/20) ... had four points, two boards and tied his career high with three blocks vs. Houston (1/10) ... collected three points and four rebounds against La. Tech (12/23) ... had three points and four boards against Alabama A&M (12/20) ... had two points and a career-best four assists in season-opening win vs. Georgia Southern (11/24).


Played in 31 contests, starting two games ... made first career start against Texas A&M Corpus-Christi (12/19) ... other start of season came against Houston (1/11) ... averaged 2.6 points and 2.1 rebounds per game ... also finished second on team with 15 blocked shots ... had season-best performance with 10 points and six rebounds against West Alabama (12/1) ... in NIT opening round, accounted for seven points, five boards and a block in 17 minutes vs. UL Lafayette (3/19) ... scored six points and grabbed six rebounds in 20 minutes of action in championship game of Sierra Providence SunClassic vs. Columbia (12/28) ... also had six rebounds and collected five points in win over Houston (2/22) ... had a career-high three blocks in Conference USA championship game vs. Louisville (3/15) ... collected five points and five rebounds in career-best 20 minutes vs. TCU (2/18) ... tallied four points and a career-high three steals in 14 minutes of action against nationally-ranked Marquette (3/1).


Four-year letterman at Dillard High School ... tabbed all-state, all-county and all-tournament in 2002 ... led team to three consecutive Class 6A state championships ... named team MVP in 2002 ... coached by Darryl Burrows.


Full name is Brandon Allen Tobias ... born June 8, 1984, in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla ... majoring in public relations ... son of Peggy McIntyre.