Green Wave battle heat in preparation for 2014 season, defense shines in tough conditions
Defense shines as Green Wave go 64 snaps at the New Orleans Saints Indoor Practice Facility
Entering his third year at the helm of the program, head coach Curtis Johnson previews the 2014 season
Montana, Powell combines for four touchdowns; Grant hauls in two scores
The Green Wave lost 33-17 to the Memphis Tigers on October 22nd, 2011 at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
Career Notes: Three-year letterman has 15 tackles (10 solo, 5 assists) on defense while rushing once for 26 yards and catching 14 passes for 143 yards (10.2 avg.) on offense for his career...played in 36 games with four starts...enters fall practice No. 2 on the depth chart at free safety.
2013: Played in 12 games as a junior...posted seven tackles (5 solo, 2 assists)...had a career-high three tackles - all solo - at Syracuse (9/21)...recorded a pair of two-stop efforts: 1 solo, 1 assist vs East Carolina (10/12) and 1 solo, 1 assist vs UTEP (11/23).
2012: Saw action in all 12 games as a sophomore...posted eight tackles (5 solo, 3 assists), including a pair of solo stops on special teams...had three multiple-tackle outings, including a career-high four stops (3 solo, 1 assist) vs ULM (9/29)...added two tackle performances (1 solo, 1 assist) at Tulsa (9/8) and vs Ole Miss (9/22).
2011: Played in 12 games with four starts at wide receiver as a true freshman...finished seventh on the team in both catches (14) and receiving yards (143), and 10th in all-purpose yards (169)...tallied a career-high with three catches twice: for a career-best 41 yards, including a season-long 20-yard grab, in first career start at UAB (9/17) and for 27 yards at East Carolina (10/29)...added two-catch performances for 22 yards vs Memphis (10/22) and for 24 yards at Rice (11/19)...ran once for 26 yards at Duke (9/24)...also earned starts at SMU (11/5), vs Houston (11/10) and at Hawai'i (11/26).
High School: Two-year letterman at McMain High for coach Kevin Roussell...rated a two-star recruit by Rivals.com and Scout.com...helped the Mustangs to a combined 12-9 record over his final two prep seasons, including their first-ever trip to the state playoffs as a senior...for his career, completed 61-of-121 passes for 881 yards and six touchdowns, rushing 159 times for 755 yards and 15 scores, and hauling in four passes for 62 yards...as a senior, first-team all-metro (athlete) after completing 48-of-72 passes for 753 yards and 11 touchdowns, rushing 136 times for 879 yards and 14 touchdowns, catching one pass for a 43-yard score and converting 16 PATs...earned Metro Athlete of the Week honors on Nov. 3 after running for 17 yards and three scores while throwing for 145 yards and a touchdown in a 40-28 win over De La Salle, and was selected to play in the Darren Sharper Lake Pontchartrain All-Star Classic.
Personal: Born Brandon Tdarrell LeBeau on Feb. 4, 1993, in New Orleans, La...son of Tdarrell and Michelle LeBeau...has one brother, Tyree...majoring in finance.
LeBeau's Career Offensive Statistics
LeBeau's Career Defensive Statistics