Brandon Mason Named Men's Basketball Video Administrator

July 1, 2012

Albuquerque, N.M. --- University of New Mexico head men's basketball coach Steve Alford has announced that Chicago native Brandon Mason has been named Video Administrator for the program, completing his staff for the 2012-13 season.

Mason has had a solid career in basketball, starting with his collegiate career at New Mexico State, where he was a 1,000-point scorer and a two-time team Defensive Player of the Year. Mason has had a solid career overseas, most recently playing in Lebanon for Byblos Sporting Club with former Lobo great Tony Danridge.

Mason also has also spent time playing professionally in New Mexico with the Gallup Talons (ABA) and the Albuquerque Thunderbirds (NBDL), playing for former Lobo great Michael Cooper, winning the D-League title.

We are excited to add Brandon to our staff and program," said head coach Steve Alford. "He will be in charge of organizing all of our video concerns. Brandon has a very good basketball background. It's great to have a full staff again and I feel Brandon will be a nice addition to the staff."

Brandon, lives in Albuquerque, earned his degree in 2009 in individualized studies from New Mexico State, with a minor in hotel restaurant and tourist management.