Brennan joined the Utes last season as a non-scholarship player ... was awarded a scholarship by head coach Jim Boylen just prior to the 2007-08 campaign ... also recruited by Lehigh University, Assumption College and Dominican College ... first name pronounced SAY-er.
Walk-on practiced with team for entire season, providing depth in the frontcourt for workouts ... did not see game action.
Played at Suffolk Community College in New York during the 2005-06 season ... earned academic all-region honors ... averaged 6.8 points, 3.7 rebounds and 1.5 assists per game ... shot 57 percent from the field ... coached by Richard Wrase.
Graduated from Salisbury High School in Connecticut in 2003 ... averaged 8.0 points and 5.0 rebounds per game and led the team in blocked shots (2.0 bpg) as a senior ... started every game for 19-5 team that was ranked fourth in New England ... Salisbury advanced to the New England Class B semifinals his sophomore and senior years, and the quarterfinals his junior year ... highest scoring game with 16 points versus Storm King, led by DePaul's Sammy Mejia ... earned the Coach's Award as a senior and named Most Improved as a sophomore ... coached by Christopher Hinchey ... also captain of his high school cross country team.
Sayre Booth Brennan is the son of Paul Brennan and Connie Collins ... born March 18, 1985 ... father played basketball for Assumption College 1973-75 and also played professionally three years in Australia ... mother is an Emmy award winning freelance journalist/author ... has an older sister (Ashley) ... nickname is Stash ... political science major ... plans to attend law school or obtain master's degree in urban planning following graduation.