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UCLA - Played his last two seasons on the defensive side of the ball ... Played tight end and along the offensive line earlier in his career.
2011 - Appeared in all 14 games, making five starts ... Started games nine through 12 at defensive tackle ... Made one tackle in the bowl game against Illinois ... Had one stop at USC (0.5 for loss) ... Made three tackles against Colorado ... Had a sack against Arizona State ... Made three tackles, one for loss, against Washington State ... Had one stop in games against Arizona, Stanford, Oregon State and Texas ... Credited with two tackles against San Jose State.
2010 - Appeared in all 12 games, making eight starts (four at end, four at tackle), and finished with 21 tackles on the season ... Made his first defensive start at Kansas State and was credited with eight tackles, including 1.0 sacks, and a fumble recovery ... Added two stops at Stanford ... Started against Houston ... Recorded three tackles at Texas ... Made two tackles and broke up a pass versus Washington State ... Made one stop at Cal ... Credited with one tackle at Oregon ... Made three tackles against Arizona ... Played off the bench versus Oregon State and Washington ... Had one tackle assist at Arizona State ... Saw action against USC, but was not credited with a tackle.
2009 - Appeared in 11 games as a reserve tight end and on special teams ... Caught one pass on the year, a five-yarder at Washington State.
2008 - Saw action in all 12 games at offensive line, on special teams and at tight end ... Made two starts at tight end (Fresno St., Washington St.), playing over 30 snaps in both contests ... Made one reception for three yards against Washington State.
2007 - Did not see action in his first year with the program.
HIGH SCHOOL - Played two seasons of varsity football at Mira Mesa HS in San Diego ... PrepStar All-American ... Four-star selection by rivals.com and scout.com ... Rated No. 5 tight end nationally by rivals.com ... Played in East-West All-America game in Orlando ... Rated No. 1 tight end in California by rivals.com ... As a senior, he made 36 receptions for 512 yards and six touchdowns ...An outstanding blocker ... As a junior, he made 28 catches for 359 yards and four touchdowns ... Lettered in the sports of football, baseball (left fielder), basketball (center) and track and field (shot, discus) ... Named to the All-Academic team his last three years in high school ... Averaged 14 points and 12 rebounds per contest in basketball.
PERSONAL - Full Name: Garland Nathan Chandler ... Born: June 1, 1989 in San Diego, CA ... Parents: Garland (deceased) and Cheryl Chandler ... Has one brother, Preston, and one sister, Nicole ... Biggest thrill in sports was getting a scholarship to play at UCLA after two years of varsity football ... Lists former NFL standout Kellen Winslow as the athlete he admires the most ... In his free time, he enjoys playing sports and spending time with friends ... Director's Honor Roll in Fall 2007 ... History major.
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