4 - Brendan Shannon
Brendan Shannon
Height: 5-11
Weight: 200
Year: Senior
Hometown: Lombard, Ill.
High School: Montini Catholic
Position: WR

2013 Stats

2013:  Named to the All-Pioneer Football League First-Team, as selected by league head coaches. Played in 11 games, including nine as a starter...leads the PFL in receptions (6.9)...ranks fourth in the league in receiving yards (97.8)...finished the regular season with four consecutive 100-yard receiving performances...topped 100 yards in receiving in seven total games...tied Butler’s fourth-highest single season total for receptions...posted the fourth-highest single season total for receiving yards...had a season-best 11 receptions at Franklin...caught 10 passes against Campbell for a season-high 166 yards...had three touchdown catches against Valparaiso...

2012:  Named second team All-PFL...chosen second team Academic All-PFL...led the Bulldogs in receptions and receiving yards...ranked third in the PFL in catches and fourth in receiving yards...tied for second on the team in scoring...posted the eighth-highest single season receiving total in Butler football history...had the seventh-highest single season total for receptions ever at Butler...notched the second-best single game totals at Butler for receptions and receiving yards with 14 catches for 233 yards and three touchdowns against Morehead State...named PFL Offensive Player of the Week for performance against Morehead State...had eight catches for 134 yards and two touchdowns against Franklin...caught 10 passes for 106 yards and one touchdown at Marist...had eight receptions for 126 yards and a touchdown at Drake...named to the PFL Academic Honor Roll...

2011:  Saw action in eight games...finished fifth on the squad in receiving...caught a season-best 10 passes for a season-high 87 yards at Campbell...grabbed three passes for 73 yards and a touchdown at Morehead State...caught a two-yard touchdown pass in Butler’s victory over Dayton...had six kickoff returns for 87 yards at Campbell...named to the PFL Academic Honor Roll...

2010:  Played in Butler’s final nine games...tied for fifth on the team in scoring...caught a 12-yard touchdown pass against Valparaiso...had an eight-yard touchdown reception against Morehead State...recorded three solo tackles and three assists on Butler’s special teams...named to the PFL Academic Honor Roll...

2009:  Did not see varsity action during his initial season with the Bulldogs...named to the PFL Academic Honor Roll...

Personal:  Science, Technology & Society major...born 1/10/91...son of Jerry and Teri Shannon...

High School:  All-Conference wide receiver at Montini Catholic High School...team captain as a senior...helped high school squad to a conference title and the state quarterfinals in 2008...tied the second-highest single game reception total in school history with 11 catches against Sacred Heart in 2008...High School Coach:  Chris Andriano.