--Say the last name as Ker-knee (as in colonel).
--Remember that the first name is spelled with two a's (Brandan).
--Averaged 17 minutes per game in his final 11 games at Michigan State in early part of the 2012 season before coming to Tempe.
--His 6-5 frame will allow him to guard several positions, and has solid hoops knowledge. Joined program in December of 2013 after transferring from Michigan State and had to sit full calendar year before playing, but was able to practice.
--First-team All-Michigan selection in senior year of high school at Detroit's Southeastern High School, where he was coached by George Ward.
--Averaged over 18 points, seven boards and more than six assists in senior year as team posted a 23-4 record and won first Detroit Public School League title in in 55 seasons.
--Rated the No. 28 small forward in the nation by Rivals.com.
--Averaged 15.6 points, 6.5 rebounds and 5.5 assists in junior season.
--Member of 2009-10 USA Basketball Men's Developmental National Team and won Gold Medal with Team USA at the 2009 FIBA Americas U16 Championship.