Colt Brennan is a record-setting quarterback for the University of Hawaii football team. Born on August 16, 1983 in Laguna Beach, California, Brennan walked-on to Hawaii for the 2005 season. He previously lettered at Saddleback Community College in California, where he was named honorable mention All-American. Brennan is a 2002 graduate of Mater Dei High School in California — the same high school as Arizona Cardinal Matt Leinart. As of 2006, Brennan has either broke or tied 19 NCAA records, and broken 26 Hawaii records. He’s also an active member of the community, and regularly volunteers and speaks to community and youth groups.
To learn more about Colt, please read the following feature stories (sorted by chronological order):
No man is an island. ESPN the Mag, September 27, 2007.
Brennan writes UH history. Honolulu Star-Bulletin, December 24, 2006.
Second chance leaves Brennan on verge of history. Mark Schlabach, ESPN.com, December 22, 2006.
Struggles off the field make Brennan stronger. Adam Rittenberg, ESPN.com, November 16, 2006.
Over the rainbow: Brennan has flourished with second chance at Hawaii. Cory McCartney, SI.com, November 9, 2006.
Brennan makes most of another chance at Hawaii. Jaymes Song, AP, November 2, 2006.
Brennan gets back up: A lapse in judgement helped bring the quarterback to Hawaii. Dave Reardon, Honolulu Star-Bulletin, June 26, 2005.