As A Sophomore (2013-14): Sat out the 2013-14 season due to NCAA rules after transferring from Georgetown... Will have three years of eligibility starting in 2014-15.
At Georgetown (2012-13): Played one season at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., in 2012-13... A member of a Hoyas team that finished 25-7 overall and share of the BIG EAST title with a 14-4 mark... Also advanced to the NCAA Tournament as a No. 2 seed... Played in four games as a true freshman, registering just five minutes of playing time with no statistics... Coached by John Thompson III.
High School: Played his senior season at Quality Education Academy in Winston-Salem, N.C., in 2011-12... Led the Fighting Pharaohs to a 23-6 overall record and 10-1 mark in GCHSAA play... Played alongside freshman teammate Jevon Thomas his senior year... Helped QEA finish 7th overall in North Carolina and ranked No. 281 nationally... Ended senior year by winning six straight games... As a senior, was rated No. 14 center prospect in the country and the No. 81 overall player in the Class of 2012 by Rivals.com... Participated in the Elite Showcase Basketball Classic in 2012... Played Club for Nike Team Florida... Selected for the NBPA Top 100 Camp in summer of 2011... Prior to QEA, played for Sumter High School in Sumter, S.C., for two years before transferring for one season at the Miller School of Albemarle in Charlottesville, Va., in 2009-10... Led the Mavericks to a 17-12 record while averaging 5.2 points, 5.6 rebounds and 1.3 assists per game... Coached at QEA by Isaiah F. Pitts.
Personal: Brandon DeShawn Bolden was born Sept. 11, 1993 in Sumter, S.C. ... Mother is Lori Ann Bolden... Selected Georgetown over a number of other offers, including those from Baylor, Florida, Georgia, Virginia, VCU and Virginia Tech... Major is sociology.