Sharing his high school backfield with a future Big Ten running back, you would not expect Deacon running back commitment Brandon Pendergrass to put up 1,500 yards in his senior season. Pendergrass did just that, however, in having a sensational senior season and being named the best player in Palm Beach County, Florida.
January 17, 2007
Wake Forest's season opener against Syracuse will have more than a few folks watching with interest to see how the Deacons look this year. One who will be watching from the sidelines on Saturday is Brandon Pendergrass, a running back out of Royal Palm Beach, Fl.
August 30, 2006
Be careful when you label Royal Palm Beach High standout Brandon Pendergrass. Though he stands just 5'9 and weighs 185 pounds, he's not your typical finesse style runner. But that's the perception of some who haven't seen him in action. Of course those thoughts haunted another player just a few years ago, until he proved them wrong – which is what Pendergrass says will happen with him.
June 5, 2006