Official Secondary Ticket Marketplace
Bret Brielmaier Biography
By: Arizona Athletics
Release: August 16, 2006
Photo Courtesy: Arizona Athletics
Related Links

General:  Proved to be a hard worker from his first day in the program and has played his way into a key frontline reserve role ... Adds depth in the post with increasing productivity ... Tenacious on the glass and yet the most fun-loving guy on the squad ... Saw action in 30 games as a sophomore, including the first two starts of his career, and posted his first double-figure scoring effort vs. Wisconsin in the NCAA Tournament.


2005-06 (Sophomore):  Fourteen of his 30 appearances were 10 or more minutes ... Had two starts to his credit ... Collected three offensive rebounds in nine minutes vs. Villanova on 3/19 ... Set or equaled career highs with 4-of-4 FT shooting, 10 points and eight rebounds on 3/17 vs. Wisconsin in the NCAA Tournament, which was his first career double-figure game (3-of-3 FG as well) ... Played 10 minutes vs. UCLA on 3/10 ... Set then career highs of 3-of-6 FG shooting, six points and 25 minutes played on 3/9 vs. Stanford in the Pac-10 Tournament ... Grabbed three rebounds in 14 minutes vs. Washington on 3/4 ... Collected three boards and a steal on 3/2 vs. Washington State ... Hit 2-of-3 FGs (both career bests) to set a season-high with four points on 2/25 vs. Arizona State while also grabbing three boards ... Scored a bucket and collected a rebound in two minutes at Stanford on 2/19 ... Grabbed one offensive rebound in one minute on 2/16 at California ... Equaled a career high with five rebounds (four offensive) in 14 minutes vs. Oregon State on 2/11 and added a steal ... Hit 1-of-2 FG, grabbed three rebounds and passed out an assist on 2/9 vs. Oregon ... Scored a field goal and grabbed two boards on 2/4 at UCLA ... Garnered two minutes at USC on 2/2 ... Played four minutes at Arizona State on 1/25 ... Dropped in a field goal and grabbed a board on 1/19 vs. Stanford ... Missed one FG attempt at Oregon State on 1/12 ... Posted three points and three rebounds on 1/7 vs. USC ... Played five minutes at Washington on 12/31 ... Collected two rebounds in seven minutes on 12/29 at Washington State ... Saw 11 minutes vs. Western Kentucky on 12/21 ... Collected two points, two rebounds and an assist on 12/19 vs. Sam Houston State ... Tallied two points and one board in 10 minutes at Utah on 12/17 ... Knocked down two FT attempts vs. Saint Mary’s on 12/10 ... Played one minute vs. Northern Arizona on 12/8 ... Saw four minutes of action on 12/3 at Houston ... Posted a season-high three points to go with four rebounds and a career-high two assists on 11/27 vs. Virginia after getting his second career start ... Collected two points, two rebounds and a steal on 11/23 vs, Michigan State ... Became just the second walk-on to start a game in the Lute Olson era, when he earned the start on 11/22 vs. Connecticut and had a pair of steals ... Played 18 key minutes vs. Kansas on 11/21, grabbing a career-high five rebounds ... After shaving his head, Brielmaier bore a striking resemblance to a young Tom Tolbert.


2004-05 (Freshman):  A walk-on to the 2004-05 UA roster ... Named Arizona’s co-Mr. Hustle in a vote by his teammates ... First Minnesota product on the UA roster in the era of freshman eligibility (1972-73) ... Played his way into a frontline backup role, as he saw action in 19 games ... Hit 1-of-2 free throws and grabbed a rebound in first career NCAA Tournament appearance on 3/19 vs. UAB ... Collected one rebound on 3/11 vs. Oregon State ... Played seven minutes vs. California in Pac-10 Tournament quarterfinals on 3/10 ... Grabbed a rebound in four minutes vs. Oregon State on 2/20 ... Played two minutes vs. Oregon on 2/17 ... Missed only FG attempt at UCLA on 2/12 ... Saw one minute of action on 2/10 at USC ... Played one minutes vs. Stanford on 2/5 ... Grabbed four rebounds and hit 1-of-2 FTs in five minutes vs. California on 2/3 ... DNP at Stanford on 1/8, his first DNP since Nov. 26 ... Averaging 2.2 points, 2.6 rebounds and 8.6 minutes in his last five games ... Tallied two points in three minutes at California on 1/6 ... Played two minutes vs. Arizona State on 1/2 ... Tallied three rebounds, an assist, a steal  and a block on 12/30 vs. Richmond ... Hit both FG attempts en route to four points, five rebounds and an assist vs. Eastern Washington on 12/28 ... Posted his best statistical game to date with five points, five rebounds and an assist in 14 minutes vs. Manhattan on 12/21 ... Collected one rebound in six minutes at Marquette on 12/18 ... Played three first-half minutes vs. Utah on 12/11 ... Earned two minutes of playing time on 12/5 vs. Mississippi State ... Collected a steal in four minutes vs. Wyoming on 11/30 ... Saw one minute of action vs. Wright State on 11/18.


High School:  Prepped at Loyola High School ... Earned Minnesota Class A Player-of-the-Year honors after averaging 20.5 points, 13.4 rebounds and 3.4 blocked shots per game as a senior ... Helped Crusaders to a 27-4 record as a senior and a berth in the state quarterfinals for coach Dan Ireland ... Garnered second-team all-state honors from the Associated Press in 2004 ... Led Loyola to a 32-0 record and its first state title as a junior ... A four-time all-conference and all-city selection ... Twice named to the Minnesota all-state tournament team ... In his four-year varsity career, Loyola posted a 101-18 (.849) record with four state tournament appearances ... Finished his high school career ranked No. 3 on the state of Minnesota’s all-time field goal percentage list (all classes) at 66.0 percent (713-of-1080) and No. 5 on the all-time rebounds list with 1,136 ... A linebacker/tight end on the LHS football team and threw the discus for the track and field team, earning a total of 12 varsity letters ... Collected multiple all-conference honors in football and track ... An academic all-state track selection and a member of the National Honor Society.





Bret Brielmaier


10, vs. Wisconsin, 3/17/2006



8, vs. Wisconsin, 3/17/2006



3, twice, last, vs. Wisconsin, 3/17/2006



6, vs. Stanford, 3/9/2006









4, vs. Wisconsin, 3/17/2006



4, four times, last, vs. Wisconsin, 3/17/2006



2, vs. Virginia, 11/27/2005



2, vs. Connecticut, 11/22/2005



1, vs. Richmond, 12/30/2004



25, twice, last, vs. Wisconsin, 3/17/2006


Brielmaier, Bret

                                 Total         3-Point                    Rebounds
Year      GP-GS   Min/Avg    FG-FGA   Pct   FG-FGA   Pct   FT-FTA   Pct Off-Def  Tot  Avg  PF-FO Ast  TO Blk Stl  Pts/Avg
2004-05   19-0     84/4.4     4-10   .400    0-0    .000    5-8    .625   9-12    21  1.1  11-0    3   9   1   2   13/0.7
2005-06   30-2    280/9.3    16-32   .500    0-0    .000   15-23   .652  33-23    56  1.9  27-0    6   9   0   6   47/1.6
TOTAL     49-2    364/7.4    20-42   .476    0-0    .000   20-31   .645  42-35    77  1.6  38-0    9  18   1   8   60/1.2
#OurHouse Rocks Slider
Uploaded Ad
McDonals Red Blue Game Tickets Slider
Football vs BYU Tickets