Coach Corbin Quote: I am really proud of what Brian has accomplished at Vanderbilt. He epitomizes what college baseball is all about. He went from a redshirt player to an All-SEC shortstop because of his perseverance. Brian is our most consistent player in every facet of the game...does everything well. Tremendous hands and defensive player.
2010: Hit .286 with 5 home runs and 34 RBI in 65 games on the year... Led the team with a .489 on-base % (55 walks, 37 HBP)... 55 walks in a season is the fourth most by any VU player while 37 hit-by-pitch is a NCAA Division I national record... Set the NCAA Division I record for hit-by-pitch (36) in a season against Louisville in the NCAA Regional Championship game (6/7)... Hit .286 with four runs scored in five games at the NCAA Regional (6/4-6/7)... Ranks among the top-8 in the SEC in on-base % (.498) and walks (54)... Went a combined 4-for-13 with three RBI, two doubles, five walks and three runs scored in three-game sweep against Mississippi St. (5/14-5/16)... Reached base eight of 10 plate appearances, going 4-for-6 with two RBI, two walks, two hit by pitches and a run scored in 17-inning game with Louisville (5/11)... Went (4-for-14) with two RBI, a home run and three runs scored in LSU series (5/7-5/9)... Scored a career-high five runs while going 2-for-4 with two walks against Georgia (4/30)... Went 2-for-3 with two RBI in Sunday game against Auburn (4/18)... Reached base all five plate appearances against Belmont, going 2-for-2 with three walks and two runs scored (4/6)... Went 2-for-5 in series opener against Florida (4/2)... Went 2-for-4 with three RBI and two runs scored, including three-run homer against Wofford (3/31)... Drove in four runs against Wright State (3/24), going 2-for-4 with a home run and two runs scored... Went 4-for-10 with 4 RBI and a triple in series with Ohio (3/12-3/14)... Went 2-for-2 with an RBI and two runs scored against UT-Martin (3/10)... Went 3-for-5 with a home run and two runs scored against Tennessee Tech (3/3)... Was 4-for-9 with two RBI and four runs scored in three games of Dodgertown Classic (2/26-2/28)... Went a combined 3-for-6 with seven runs scored and two RBI while walking five times in season-opening series with Niagara (2/19-2/21).
2009: Hit .299 with 65 runs scored and 45 RBI on the season... First Team All-SEC selection... Named to the SEC All-Defense team... Led team in runs scored and finished second on the team in doubles with 21... Finished second on the team in walks (39) and fourth on the team in on-base percentage (.439)... Led the SEC in hit-by-pitches with 21... Played in all 64 games, including 63 starts... Went 2-for-4 with a home run, two RBI and two runs scored against Louisville (5/31)... Went 2-for-4 with a double, three RBI and run scored in 11-1 route of Arkansas at the SEC Tournament (5/23)... Went 2-for-4, including two walks and two runs scored against UT (5/16)... Went 2-for-4 with a walk and run scored in series opener with Tennessee (5/14)... Recorded two hits in five at-bats in series finale with Georgia (5/10)... Went 2-for-4 with an RBI, walk, and two runs scored in Saturday game against Georgia (5/9)... Scored two runs and had an RBI in first game of Belmont doubleheader (5/5)... Had a career day, going 4-for-4 with a home run, four hits, two runs, and two RBI on 4/26... Was 3-for-5 with a home run, three hits, two runs, and three RBI against Mississippi State on 4/25... Contributed a hit and three RBI against Louisville on 4/22... Had a hit and two runs against Austin Peay on 4/21... Contributed two hits, two runs, and three RBI in the second game of the doubleheader against Alabama on 4/18... Had three hits and a run against Alabama on 4/17... Was 3-for-3 with three runs and RBI against Arkansas on 4/11... Had two RBI against Arkansas on 4/10... Hit three-run homer, third HR of year, against Florida (4/5) to cap off 14 unanswered runs in 16-9 win ... Went 2-for-5 with run scored against Auburn (3/28) ... Reached base three times and scored twice against Wright State (3/25) going 1-for-2 with a walk and hit-by-pitch... Went 2-for-4 with a double, RBI and three runs scored against Austin Peay (3/24)... Went a team-best 2-for-4 at the plate with a walk and run scored in Sunday game against Kentucky (3/22)... Went 2-for-5 with a double and pair of RBI against Belmont (3/18)... Reached base two out of three times with two runs scored and two hits, including a double and three RBI in second game of doubleheader with Ole Miss (3/15)... Scored the lone run and collected two of the team's four hits, including the only extra base hit in first game of doubleheader against Ole Miss (3/15)... Scored four runs with two RBI and two walks against Lipscomb (3/10)... Went 2-for-4 with two runs and an RBI in Sunday game against UIC (3/8)... Went 2-for-3 with three runs scored, two walks and an RBI in 10-3 win over Lipscomb (3/3)... Drove in a run with RBI double in game two of Vermont series (2/28)... Went 2-for-3 with two walks, a double, and three RBI against Western Kentucky (2/25)... Posted two runs and two stolen bases in 1-for-2 effort against Cal (2/23)... Went 3-for-5 with a homerun and four RBI in 12-9 win over fifth-ranked Stanford ... Hit .206 with a home run, 13 runs scored and 11 RBI in 35 games for Chatham in the Cape Cod League.
Career Game HighsHits: 4, most recently vs. Louisville (5/11/10)
Runs: 5, vs. Georgia (4/30/10)
RBI: 4, most recently vs. Wright State (3/24/10)
Walks: 3, most recently vs. Lipscomb (4/20/10)
HRs: 1, most recently vs. Wofford (3/31/10)
Strikeouts: 3, most recently at Auburn (3/29/09)
Stolen Bases: 2, most recently vs. Niagara (2/20/10)