New Mexico Lobos go 27-7 in 2012 with three titles and an NCAA appearance
Brandon Mason begins his second season with the University of New Mexico, serving as the Video Administrator for the program.
As the video administrator, Mason is in charge of all facets of UNM's video operations, from filming practice to obtaining opponent game footage, to cutting up and developing scouting tapes for the coaching staff and players. Mason runs UNM's highly sophisticated video software, allowing for the coaching staff to have up to the minute information on both the team and its opponents, including full capabilities of video on the road.
Mason is continuing a solid career in basketball that started collegiately at New Mexico State. With the Aggies he was a 1,000-point scorer and a two-time team Defensive Player of the Year. He is fifth all-time in steals at NMSU ,and seventh in assists. Mason also had a solid career overseas, most recently playing in Lebanon for Byblos Sporting Club with former Lobo great Tony Danridge.
Mason 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.
Brandon, who lives in Albuquerque, earned his degree in 2009 in individualized studies from New Mexico State, with a minor in hotel restaurant and tourist management. He and his fiance' Alexandria Celina Ortiz-Sutton have three children, Brandon, B'Angelo, and Carmelo.