Brandon Brown finished 11th in the Boyd Gaming 300 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway Sunday.
Brown’s result added 26 points to his season total.
Brown qualified in 19th position. The fifth-year driver has two top-10 finishes in his career.
Sunday was Brown’s third career start at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Though he’s completed three of those races, he has never managed to crack the top 10 at the track.
The Woodbridge, Virginia native’s starting and finishing positions compared favorably to his career averages, starting five spots higher than his career mark of 24.1 and completing the race 10 places ahead of his 20.8 career average finish.
Brown’s 11th-place finish came against a field of 36 drivers. The race endured five cautions and 28 caution laps. There were 17 lead changes.
Chase Briscoe earned the victory in the race, and Austin Cindric followed in second. Ryan Sieg crossed the finish line third, Noah Gragson secured fourth, and Harrison Burton grabbed the No. 5 spot.
After Briscoe won the first stage, Justin Allgaier drove the No. 7 car to victory in Stage 2.