UNLV: A transfer from the University of Oregon who walked on to the program and may see time on special teams this fall ... The Las Vegas product played for head coach Tony Sanchez earlier in his career at when both were at Bishop Gorman High School ... Last name is pronounced "gah-HAY-gan."
OREGON: Redshirted the 2016 season while with the Ducks of the Pac-12 Conference.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2016 graduate of Bishop Gorman HS ... A three-year letterwinner for the Gaels under coaches Tony and then Kenny Sanchez ... Lined up at WR, KR and PR for the three-time state champions and two-time national champions ... Finished with 32 receptions for 720 yards and seven touchdowns as a senior ... A four-year scholar-athlete honoree that earned honorable mention All-Sunset Division as a receiver ... Also twice lettered in track & field for BGHS.
PERSONAL: Brandon Wade Gahagan was born in Dallas, TX ... The son of Billy and Kim Gahagan ... Has a younger sister, Courtney.