Hometown: Lake City,
SC (Lake City HS)
From Brunson's facebook :
"I just committed to East Carolina University...I'm a Pirate now."
As as junior, he had 172 tackles, 18 tackles for loss, 10 sacks, 8 forced fumbles, and an interception. He took an unofficial visit to the Clemson-Auburn game and the Clemson-FSU game in 2011. He took an unofficial visit to Clemson for the Elite Junior Day on 1/28/2012.
He had offers from East Carolina and North Carolina State.