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Brentavious Glanton
Brentavious  Glanton
Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Albany, Ga.

High School:
Monroe Comprehensive

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 294

Position:
DL


09/10/2017

#TGW: Pressure Cooker

Georgia Tech football's defense turned over Jacksonville State, turned around game

2017 (Redshirt Sophomore): Appeared in all 11 games, starting the final 10 contests of the season at defensive tackle ... Led the team's interior linemen with 21 tackles ... Added three tackles for loss and a pass breakup ... Recorded at least one tackle in 10-of-11 games ... Moved into the starting lineup after making two stops in the season opener against Tennessee (Sept. 4) ... Had three tackles against Miami (Oct. 14) ... Turned in the best performance of his young career with six stops (all solo) and a tackle for loss in win over Wake Forest (Oct. 21) ... Had four tackles and a TFL in win over No. 17 Virginia Tech (Nov. 11).

2016 (Redshirt Freshman): Appeared in six games as a reserve defensive lineman ... Recorded five tackles ... Had a nine-yard sack versus Vanderbilt (Sept. 17) ... Notched two stops against Georgia Southern (Oct. 15).

2015 (True Freshman): Redshirted.

High School: Four-year letterwinner in football for head coach Charles Truitt ... Named first-team all-area and all-region after recording 77 tackles, six sacks, 17 tackles for loss, 41 quarterback hurries and five fumble recoveries as senior in 2014 ... Participated in GACA North-South Game and Blue-Grey All-American Game ... Also earned four letters in track and field (head coach Billy Glanton - his father) and two years in wrestling (head coach Clifford Wooden).

Personal: Full name is Brentavious Jaron Glanton ... Born Feb. 28, 1997 in Albany, Ga. ... Son of Billy and Stacey Glanton ... Has one older sister, Breneshia, and two younger brothers, Bevin and Bryce ... Majoring in business administration ... Chose Georgia Tech because of the coaches, academics and life after football.



CAREER HIGHS
Tackles: 6 vs. Wake Forest, Oct. 21, 2017
Solo Tackles: 6 vs. Wake Forest, Oct. 21, 2017
Tackles For Loss: 1.0, four times - last vs. No. 7 Georgia, Nov. 25, 2017
Sacks: 1.0 vs. Vanderbilt, Sept. 17, 2016
Pass Breakups: 1 at Virginia, Nov. 4, 2017