Nick Brassell
Nick Brassell

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Batesville, Miss.

High School:
South Panola

Last College:
Ole Miss/East Mississippi CC

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 172

Position:
ATH

Experience:
JC


03/03/2014

NFL Scouts Flock To Oxford For Ole Miss Pro Day

Current, Former Rebels Perform In Front Of League Reps

05/08/2013

Ole Miss Football Spring Review

Rebels Gear Up For 2013 Fall Season

03/22/2013

Spring Practice Report 03.22

Freeze Likes Energy And Passion At Friday's Practice

03/07/2013

Freeze, Jones Pre-Spring Press Conference

Hugh Freeze And New Assistant Jason Jones Met With Media Thursday

01/22/2013

Ole Miss Welcomes Mid-Year Football Additions

Nickolas Brassell Returns To Ole Miss

10/29/2011

Ole Miss vs. Auburn

Ole Miss vs. Auburn

10/15/2011

Ole Miss vs. Alabama - AP Photo Gallery

Ole Miss vs. Alabama - AP Photo Gallery

JUNIOR COLLEGE: Competed as a sophomore for East Mississippi Community College under the direction of head coach Buddy Stephens ... Rated 4 stars and the No. 13 JUCO prospect in the nation by 247Sports.com ... A 4-star JUCO recruit by ESPN.com and Rivals.com ... Rated the No. 2 JUCO prospect in the state by The Clarion-Ledger ... MACJC first team All-State selection ... Helped EMCC to an 8-2 record and the MACJC North Division championship ... Caught 48 passes for 663 yards and six touchdowns, while returning six kicks for 130 yards and six punts for 25 yards ... Made four tackles with two pass deflections as a defensive back ... Had 12 catches for 191 yards and a TD in the semifinal playoff game against Copiah-Lincoln ... 2011 (OLE MISS): Played in 12 games with seven starts (six at WR, one at CB) ... First Rebel to start on offense and defense in the same season since 1988 ... Second on the team in receptions (24), receiving yards (336) and TD catches (2) ... Recorded 22 receptions for 290 yards in SEC play ... Finished fourth among SEC freshmen in yards per catch (14.0) ... Posted 14 tackles and five PBUs at cornerback ... Earned first letter ... vs. BYU (9/3): Earned the starting nod at flanker in his first collegiate game ... Rushed for -1 yards on two carries ... vs. Southern Illinois (9/10): Caught his first career pass for 6 yards and also rushed once for a 12-yard gain ... at Vanderbilt (9/17): Saw first action on defense and made one tackle, forced a fumble, recovered a fumble and broke up the first two passes thrown his way as a cornerback ... vs. Georgia (9/24): Caught two passes for 52 yards and rushed for 14 yards on two carries ... Returned his first career punt for an 84-yard touchdown ... Also made one tackle as a cornerback ... at Fresno State (10/1): Caught one pass for 40 yards and rushed for 14 yards on two carries ... Also recorded two tackles and a pass breakup as a cornerback ... vs. Alabama (10/15): Had a career-best game on offense and defense, catching four passes for 101 yards, including a career-long 59-yard reception that set up the only touchdown of the game for the Rebels ... Also recorded five tackles (all solo) at cornerback ... vs. Arkansas (10/22): Caught a career-high eight passes for 70 yards and rushed five times for 17 yards, while recording one tackle and one pass breakup on defense ... at Auburn (10/29): Caught a team-high four passes for 32 yards and his first career touchdown--a 10-yard reception ... Also rushed four times for 19 yards and made one tackle ... at Kentucky (11/5): Made first career start on defense, recording three tackles (one solo), including 0.5 TFL on an assisted sack, and a pass breakup ... Also caught three passes for 40 yards and a touchdown while rushing once for 56 yards ... vs. LSU (11/19): Caught one pass for a loss of five yards, while rushing once for a loss of 11 yards ... Also returned five kickoffs for 93 yards ... at Mississippi State (11/26): Returned one kickoff for 18 yards and rushed for 11 yards on three carries ... HIGH SCHOOL: A U.S. Army, PrepStar and SuperPrep All-America selection ... Listed No. 2 on The Clarion-Ledger's Top 10 Most Wanted list and was a member of the paper's Dandy Dozen squad ... Earned first team All-State honors from The Clarion-Ledger and was a first team Class 6A All-State pick by the Mississippi Association of Coaches as a senior ... A member of the Rivals100 and rated the No. 51 player in the nation by Rivals.com ... Ranked the No. 1 player in Mississippi and the No. 7 wide receiver in the nation by Rivals.com ... Listed No. 24 on the Mobile Press-Register Super Southeast 120 ... Rated the No. 7 wide receiver and the No. 56 overall player in the nation by Scout.com ... Listed as the No. 29 wide receiver in the nation by ESPN.com ... Rated the No. 1 player in Mississippi by SuperPrep ... Participated in the Alabama-Mississippi All-Star Classic as a senior ... Posted 52 receptions for 875 yards and 13 TDs as a senior ... Recorded 62 catches for 1,272 yards and 16 TDs as a junior ... Won Class 6A state title as a senior and helped squad to Rivals.com High School National Championship as the No. 1 ranked team in the nation ... Claimed three state titles in high school ... Coached in high school by Lance Pogue.

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