77  C.J. Brown
C.J. Brown

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Wilmington

High School:
New Hanover

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 315

Position:
Offensive Line

Experience:
RS


Will enter first active season in Pirate program vying for a depth chart position among offensive line ... Enrolled at East Carolina on a full-time basis in January, 2009 and participated in spring drills before engaging in a conditioning regimen and contributing limited efforts for the scout squad during the fall ... Size and continued progress in weight room and on field could result in increase of playing time throughout 2010 season and beyond.

2009: Redshirted during initial campaign with the Pirates.

2008: Officially signed with the East Carolina program in February, but did not report in the fall. High School: A three-year letterman and starter at right tackle for coach Kevin Motsinger at New Hanover High School ... A second-team all-conference selection as a senior ... Also named to the all-area squad (honorable mention) in 2007 ... Credited as playing a key role for line which produced the Wildcats' first 1,000-yard rusher since 1995 ... Lists overtime win vs. Laney as most memorable football moment to date.

Personal: Full name is Christopher Jorge Brown, but prefers to go by C.J. ... Born June 6, 1990 at Washington, D.C. ... Son of Albert Fitchett, Jr., and Nona Brown-Fitchett ... Major is undecided ... Hobbies include reading, movies and cooking ... Cousin Shawn Brown was a basketball letterman at The Citadel (1978-82) while another cousin, Ti'erra Brown, is currently a member of the Miami (Fla.) track program.