The 30 summer graduates will join the 104 Tide student-athletes who graduated following with the fall and spring semesters, pushing the athletics department's graduation tally at 134 for the 2012-13 academic year
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2012 (SOPHOMORE): Appeared in all 14 games as the backup tight end ... caught two passes for 21 yards ... earned starts against Mississippi and Western Carolina ... made one reception for five yards vs. Mississippi and one for a career-best 16 yards against Florida Atlantic.
2011 (REDSHIRT FRESHMAN): Vogler played in nine games as a backup tight end for the Crimson Tide ... had one catch for six yards. Kent State: Caught his first career pass in his first career game with a six yard grab vs. the Golden Flashes ... the six-yard reception also converted a first down for the Tide.
2010 (REDSHIRT): He redshirted as a true freshman in 2010.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Brian Vogler came to the Capstone as one of the top tight end prospects in the nation ... was the No. 7 tight end prospect nationally by ESPNU and ranked 132nd overall in the ESPNU 150 ... Rivals.com had Vogler as the ninth-rated tight end, No. 213 in the Rivals100 and No. 15 in the state of Georgia, while Scout.com listed him as the No. 13 tight end prospect ... No. 62 in the Mobile Press-Register's Super Southeast 120 and the No. 38 player in Georgia in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution's 2010 Top 50 ... an All-American by SuperPrep Magazine ... the publication's No. 9 tight end nationally and the No. 15 player in Georgia ... Tom Lemming's No. 14 tight end ... a PrepStar All-American at tight end ... caught 15 passes for 351 yards (23.4 yards per catch) and six touchdowns as a senior while recording 48 tackles, eight tackles for loss and three sacks on the defensive side of the football ... hauled in a career-best 21 receptions for 465 yards (21.7 ypc) and six scores as a junior in 2008, earning AJC first-team All-State honors ... made eight catches for 165 yards and three TDs in 2007 ... played for head coach Blair Harrison at Brookstone High School ... chose Alabama over Oklahoma, LSU, Florida State, Auburn and Tennessee.