June 20, 2013
Jamin Brandt, a graduate of Nevada High School, will play basketball for Head Men’s Basketball Coach Steve Richman at North Central Missouri College in Trenton next fall. Other signees are Blake Johnson and Xavier Newson, Peoria, Illinois; Jory Woodson, Rockwood Summit in Fenton; Tyrell Thirkield, Higginsville; Andrew Berry, Columbia-Hickman; and Dalton Lundy, Oak Park.
Coach Richman remarked, “Jamin is an extremely good athlete and can play many different positions for us. He is 6’3”.” In high school, Brandt averaged 11 points, 7 rebounds, and 2 steals per game. The son of Stoney and Amber Brandt, he was named to the All-District Team and was the Most Improved Player in 2013. Brandt wants to earn an associate degree in business from NCMC and then transfer to a four-year university to work towards a bachelor’s degree.