Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
#40 Brendan Murphy
Position: Cornerback
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 180
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: New Hartford, N.Y.
High School: Chaparral HS [Ariz.]/Air Force/Glendale C.C.
Experience: 1 Letter

2013: Redshirted the season.

2012: Played in 13 games with some reserve work in the secondary and as a mainstay on special teams … One of six current or former walk-ons to play on defense for the Wildcats during the season … Collected six tackles (three solo and three assisted) and broke up one pass.

Before Arizona: Attended Glendale Community College and the Air Force Academy during the 2010 and 2011 seasons.

High School: A first-team all-district, all-region and all-state honoree for the Chaparral Firebirds in Scottsdale … Team was state champions his senior year with a 13-1 record … 2012 National Football Foundation Scholar-Athlete and MVP of the 2005 UConn Football Camp and the 2007 Maroon and Gold Camp.

Personal: Son of Trey and Jodi Murphy, was born in Bridgeport, Conn., raised in New Hartford, N.Y. and then attended Chaparral High School in Scottsdale … Father attended The Citadel and is a member of the U.S. Air Force … Uncles, Dan and Craig, played football at UConn.

Career Stats      
Year  G/GS  UA-A  Total
2012 13/0 3-3 6
Total  13/0 3-3 6