San Jose State QB Cordeiro never lost his affection for Hawaii and former teammates

San Jose State quarterback Chevan Cordeiro (2) throws the ball in the first half of a game against Oregon State on Sept. 3 in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/Josie Lepe)

They were football teammates and best friends since second grade, then for four years at Saint Louis School, and then three seasons at the University of Hawaii.