Junior returned from injury to record a team-high nine tackles in Georgia Tech football’s 28-22 win over No. 17 VT
LB Brant Mitchell is focused on production, not nostalgia, when Georgia Tech football opens its season against Tennessee
87 Georgia Tech student-athletes participated in internships this summer
Georgia Tech football is of one mind heading into 2017
Yellow Jackets gaining real-world experience at a variety of world-class organizations
USATSI Gallery - Pittsburgh @ Georgia Tech
The Yellow Jackets open 2017 on Labor Day against the Volunteers in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Classic.
Georgia Tech takes on Georgia in Athens on Saturday, November 26, 2016
USATSI Gallery - Virginia @ Georgia Tech
The Yellow Jackets open the 2016 season with a win in Ireland against an ACC rival.
2016 (Sophomore): Started all 13 games at middle linebacker … Named ACC Linebacker of the Week following the Yellow Jackets’ 31-17 win over Virginia (Nov. 19) … Ranked fourth on the team with 71 total tackles, including three for loss, and tied for second on the squad with three takeaways (two interceptions and one fumble recovery) … Recorded at least three tackles in every game … Notched six stops in home opener against Mercer (Sept. 10) … Had a key pass breakup and fumble recovery at Pittsburgh (Oct. 8) … Went on a late-season tear, totaling 42 tackles over the final five games of the regular season … Late-season tear started with nine stops (seven solo) versus Duke (Oct. 29) … Tallied 10 tackles in 30-20 win at No. 18 Virginia Tech (Nov. 12) … Recorded a career-high 12 tackles and a final-minute interception en route to being named ACC Linebacker of the Week for his performance in home finale against Virginia (Nov. 19) … Had eight tackles and intercepted a pass on the final play of the game to seal the Jackets’ 28-27 win at Georgia (Nov. 26) ... Tallied three solo stops in TaxSlayer Bowl victory over Kentucky (Dec. 31).
2015 (True Freshman): Played in all 12 games, making three starts ... Finished rookie campaign with 36 tackles, 2.5 tackles for loss, one
High School: Two-time Tennessee Mr. Football in Division II-A (2013 and 2014) … Also named
Personal: Full name is Brantly Shane Mitchell ... Born Jan. 30 1997 ... Son of Chris and Beth Mitchell ... Has one older brother, Josh Boles ... Majoring in mechanical engineering ... Member of ACC academic honor roll.
Total Tackles: 12 vs. Virginia, Nov. 19, 2016
Solo Tackles: 8 vs. Virginia, Nov. 19, 2016
Tackles for Loss: 1.0, five times - last vs. Duke, Oct. 29, 2016
Sacks: 1.0 vs. Georgia, Nov. 28, 2015
Interceptions: 1, four times - last at Georgia, Nov. 26, 2016
Pass breakups: 1, twice - last vs. No. 25/24 Tennessee, Sept. 4, 2017
Fumble Recoveries: 1 at Pittsburgh, Oct. 8, 2015
Quarterback Hurries: 2 vs. Pittsburgh, Sept. 23, 2017