Bryan Longwell - Football - Vanderbilt University Athletics

#54 Bryan Longwell Season 2023-24


Class Freshman
Height 6'1"
Weight 227
Hometown Nashville, Tenn.
High School Lipscomb Academy

NIL on Opendorse

As a Freshman (2023)
• Played in all 12 games as a true freshman, making 36 tackles
• Had at least one tackle in the last 11 games of the season
• Honorable mention All-SEC specialist (College Football Network)
• Posted a career-high seven tackles at Florida
• Made six tackles in the game versus Missouri
• Blocked a punt that resulted in a safety and part of a special teams unit that resulted in all three KO returns going for over 20 yards and averaged 15.6 yards per punt return in win over Alabama A&M

The Longwell File
• Rated a three-star prospect by 247Sports, ESPN and On3, with a rating of 83.71 in the On3 Industry Consensus
• Ranked a top-40 player in Tennessee by On3 and ESPN
• Slotted the No. 34 linebacker in the class by ESPN
• Made 94 tackles as a senior, with 19 for loss, helping Lipscomb Academy to its second consecutive state championship
• Chose to stay home in Nashville over offers from Auburn, Colorado and Arizona State
• Played for coach Trent Dilfer at Lipscomb Academy
• Prep teammate of fellow 2023 signee Junior Sherrill