The son and nephew of UH football titans — Tumua Tuinei — has been placed on scholarship.
Tuinei plays safety and on special teams for the Warriors. He also is an up-and-coming standup comedian who has performed at venue across the state.
His father is Tom Tuinei, a former UH defensive lineman. His late uncle Mark Tuinei played 15 NFL seasons.
Tumua Tuinei is scheduled to earn his bachelor’s degree in December.