Golden Bears have won last six meetings between the teams in Berkeley
Golden Bears look to start conference competition with a victory
Season opener at Memorial Stadium scheduled for Sept. 1 vs. Nevada.
Golden Bears coming off impressive 34-10 victory over Utah at AT&T Park
CAL CAREER (Career Stats): Did not see any action during his two seasons with the program from 2011-12.
2012 (Game-by-Game Stats: Did not play ... missed all of the team's fall and spring practices due to injury.
2011 (Game-by-Game Stats: Did not play ... transferred to Cal from San Diego prior to the season.
SAN DIEGO: Did not play ... redshirted.
SANTA FE HS: First-team All-Coastal League choice as a right tackle during his 2009 senior season when he helped lead his squad to a 10-2 overall mark ... recipient of the National Football Foundation and College Football Hall of Fame's Walter J. Zable Chapter Scholar-Leader-Athlete award ... played his first three seasons of prep football for head coach and former Cleveland Browns' quarterback Brian Sipe ... also participated in three campaigns of prep volleyball, earning San Diego Section and Southern California Regional Sportsmanship awards as a senior as his team was San Diego Section and Southern California Regional finalists ... a two-time San Diego Union-Tribune All-Academic choice in both football (2008, 2009) and volleyball (2009, 2010).
PERSONAL: Full name is Brett Michael Buchanan ... born April 5, 1992 ... parents are Bill and Melinda Buchanan ... cousin, Collin Smith, plays water polo at Cal ... major is business administration.
LAST UPDATED: April 22, 2013