REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2016) – Saw time in six games as a redshirt freshman, making his collegiate debut in the win over Fresno State (10/8) … Played mostly on special teams coverage.
FRESHMAN (2015) - Did not see action … Redshirted … Member of Nevada’s 2015 Arizona Bowl victory team.
HIGH SCHOOL - A 2014 graduate of Michael Power/St. Joseph High School in Toronto ... Was a three-year letter winner in football, while also lettering in basketball, track and field and volleyball ... Was named to the Greater Toronto Area All-Star team, where he earned offensive MVP honors ... Was a two-year team captain at St. Joseph ... Also participated in the Ontario Varsity Football League as a member of the Etobicoke Eagles club team ... Was an executive member of Positive Leaders Among Youth (P.L.A.Y).
PERSONAL - Born Brendan Peter O'Leary-Orange on June, 24, 1996 ... Son of Doyle Orange and Margaret O'Leary-Orange ... Has two brothers, Daniel and Liam ... Father, Doyle, played football at Southern Miss, was drafted by the Atlanta Falcons in 1974 and played for both the Toronto Argonauts and Hamilton Tiger Cats in the Canadian Football League ... Chose to attend Nevada because of the relationships, family environment and because it felt like home ... Also received interest from Cal and Oregon State ... Hobbies include art and volunteer work with P.L.A.Y ... Sports heroes are Kobe Bryant and his father … General studies major.