Good-looking athlete who will look to earn playing time at tight end in 2005 ... Enters the spring season listed No. 3 on the depth chart ... Has worked hard in the weight room to add 10 pounds to his frame.
Three-sport standout who came to MU as one of the top projected tight end prospects in the region ... Ranked as the No. 17 prospect at any position in the state of Missouri ... An outstanding all-around athlete who was a first-team all-state performer in football, basketball and baseball ... Star wide receiver, free safety and punter for West Platte who holds school career records in receptions (226), receiving yards (3,754), receiving touchdowns (42) and interceptions (25), with the reception and yardage totals ranking as Missouri state records ... Also returned 3 punts for scores as a senior, which tied a single-season state record ... As a senior, caught 60 passes for 987 yards and 14 touchdowns, and also added 6 interceptions and 50 tackles on defense ... Earned 1st-team all-state honors by the Associated Press as a senior ... Named 1st-team all-state as a junior defensive back, and was a 1st-team all-state receiver as a sophomore in 2001, when he had 1,481 yards receiving ... Was named a sophomore All-American by Student Sports Magazine in 2001 ... Four-year letterman in football, basketball and baseball ... Helped lead school to state final four finishes in 2003 in both basketball and baseball ... High school coach - Danny Brown.
Son of Mike & Angela Barmann ... Older brother Adam is a junior quarterback at Kansas ... Full name - Brian P. Barmann ... Birthdate - Nov. 25, 1985 ... Chose Mizzou over Nebraska, Kansas and Utah, among others.