Villanova: Named a tri-captain for the 2009 season; Has the ability to play center and guard; Expected to be the team's starting center in 2009; Possesses outstanding lineman skills.
2008: Named third team All-CAA; Played in 10 of the 13 games; Missed the Lehigh, Penn and William & Mary games due to a leg injury; Started at guard versus West Virginia, Richmond and Rhode Island and started at center the last six games of the season.
2007: Started all 11 games at offensive guard.
2006: Started all 11 games at guard as a true freshman.
St. Joseph High School: Four-year letterwinner; First team All-State and All-South Jersey selection; Named to All-Conference first team and All-Parochial first team; Member of the honor roll.
Personal: Communications major; Youngest of three children of Brian and Debbie Brannigan; Has two sisters, Dana (27) and Alicia (24); High school teammate of current Wildcat sophomore Norman White.