#75 Brandon Schindler
|HOMETOWN||Waterford, Wis. (Waterford Union HS)|
2016 (Jr): Played in all 12 games for the Beaver's offensive line... The Beaver offense ranked second in total offense (523.8) and ranked first in the NSIC for scoring offense totaling 547 points and averaging 45.6 per game... Finished third in both rushing yards per game (230.2) and passing yards per game (293.7)... Third in the conference in 4th-down conversions (54.2%)... Played in the 2016 Mineral Water Bowl game where the Beavers beat Washburn 36-23, being the first team in program history to win a post-season game... Named to the 2016 NSIC North Division All-Conference First Team Offense and the 2016 Don Hansen Super Region Three Team.
2015 (So): Played in 11 games… Bemidji State’s offense ranked seventh with 30.9 points per game and 10th with 411.2 total yards per game. The unit finished in the top 10 in first downs per game (6th, 22.3), rushing offense (7th, 190.9 per game), third-down conversions (9th, 40%) and passing offense (9th, 220.3 per game). Special teams ranked in the top 10 in kickoff returns (4th, 22.6 yards), kickoff average (5th, 46.5 yards) and field goals made (6th, 11).
2014 (Fr): Played in six games on special teams and offensive line... Had one tackle at Sioux Falls (Sept. 13).
2013 (RS): Redshirted.
Prior to BSU: An all-area offensive lineman, Schindler helped guide Waterford Union High School to a perfect 7-0 Southern Lakes record in a 2012 for the Wolverines’ second consecutive league title… Named all-county honorable mention, second team all-conference offensive lineman and honorable mention defensive lineman in his career… Helped lead the way for a Wolverine rushing attack that totaled 2,192 yards and 26 touchdowns… A member of the 2011 Waterford Union team that finished runner-up at the state tournament… Also lettered in basketball and track… Teammate of fellow NLI signee Jake Wirsching.
Personal: Born Feb. 27, 1995… Son of Don and Lonna Schindler… Intends to major in applied engineering at BSU… Cousin, Kyle Buffington played football at BSU.
Career Highs: Solo Tackles: 1(x2) at Sioux Falls (9/24/16).