Brennan Carroll
Carroll making the USC "V" for victory sign after a 2008 fall practice
Sport(s)American football
Current position
TitleWide receivers coach, National Recruiting Coordinator
TeamMiami Hurricanes
Biographical details
Born (1979-03-20) March 20, 1979 (age 41)
Playing career
Position(s)Tight End
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
USC Trojans (RC)
Miami Hurricanes (TE Coach and RC)
Miami Hurricanes (WR Coach and RC)
Accomplishments and honors
2 AP National College Football Champion (2003,2004)
1 Bowl Championship Series Championship (2004)
7 PAC-10 Conference Championships (2002-2008)

Brennan Carroll (born March 20, 1979) is an American football coach at the University of Miami.[1] His nickname is BC.[2]

Coaching careerEdit

In 2002, Carroll joined the USC Trojans football team staff as a graduate assistant, under his father, Pete Carroll, who was then head coach. During his first season he worked with offense and special teams. During his second season on staff, he worked with the tight ends. In 2004 he became the full-time assistant coach in charge of tight ends. In 2007, in addition to his work as an assistant coach, he became the team's Recruiting Coordinator.[3] Also in 2007, Trojans tight end Fred Davis, who Brennan coached, won the John Mackey Award, which goes to the nation's top tight end. In February 2010, it was announced that the recently hired head coach Lane Kiffin would not retain Brennan Carroll.[4]

On December 22, 2010, it was announced that Carroll will join Al Golden's staff at the University of Miami where is expected to coach TE's and be recruiting coordinator.[5]

On January 10, 2013, Carroll moved to WR coach after the Hurricanes hired Mario Cristobal as their Associate HC and TE Coach. [6]

College careerEdit

Carroll played college football as a tight end at the University of Pittsburgh (1999–2001) after transferring from University of Delaware (1997).

High school careerEdit

Carroll prepped at Saratoga High School in Saratoga, California.


Carroll and his wife Amber have one son, Dillon Brennan Carroll.[7][8]


  1., Sources: Brennan Carroll to Miami, ESPN, December 22, 2010, Accessed January 2, 2011.
  2. Mike Sager, Big Balls Pete Carroll, Esquire, September 11, 2009, Accessed September 22, 2009.
  3., Brennan Carroll Profile, accessed August 08, 2010
  4. Ben Malcolmson, USC The Ripits Blog Clay Helton hired as assistant coach, accessed February 18, 2010
  5. Bruce Feldman, Carroll to the U, accessed December 22, 2010
  6. "", "Cristobal named Canes Associate Head Coach", January 10, 2013.
  7. Pete Carroll, post, Twitter, February 23, 2009, Accessed February 26, 2009.
  8. Pete Carroll, post, Twitter, February 25, 2009, Accessed February 26, 2009.

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