3 Brendan Costa
3 - Brendan Costa
Height: 5-10
Weight: 188
Year: 2021
Hometown: Westport, Mass.
High School: Joseph Case
Position: QB
gp 8
yds 1402
td 11
yds/g 175.3

2018Started at quarterback for Bates in every game before a season-ending injury against Colby.... Completed 78-159 passes for 688 yards and five touchdowns on the season.... Ran the ball 90 times for 327 yards and two touchdowns.... Completed a season-high 57.1% of his passes (12-21) and ran the ball 16 times for 44 yards and a touchdown against Amherst (Sept. 15).... Completed a season-high 16 passes in 30 attempts (53.3%) and threw a touchdown pass at Tufts (Sept. 29).... Threw for 99 yards and ran for 59 yards, averaging 5.9 yards per carry against Williams (Oct. 6).... Tossed a touchdown pass against Wesleyan (Oct. 13).... Completed 11-22 passes for a season-high 177 yards and three touchdowns and ran the ball 13 times for a season-high 111 yards at Middlebury (Oct. 20).... Ran the ball eight times for 34 yards and a touchdown against Colby in the snow (Oct. 27). 

2017Winner of the team's "Garnet Gridder" (Offensive MVP) award.... Saw action in eight games, starting the final six at quarterback as a first-year.... Completed 65-136 passes for 826 yards and six touchdowns on the season.... Carried the ball 132 times for 821 yards and four touchdowns.... Ran the ball 16 times for 97 yards and a touchdown to go along with a season-high 14 completions for 134 yards against Tufts (Sept. 30).... Threw for 109 yards and tallied his first career touchdown pass at Williams (Oct. 7).... Ran 18 times for 170 yards (season-best 9.4 yards per carry) and a touchdown to go along with 97 passing yards and a touchdown at Wesleyan (Oct. 14).... Carried the ball 28 times for 131 yards and completed 13 passes for 141 yards and a pair of touchdowns against Middlebury (Oct. 21).... Ran the ball 26 times for 155 yards and a touchdown to go along with 11 completions for 136 yards and a touchdown in Bates' 27-24 win at Colby (Oct. 28).... Ran 20 times for a season-high 171 yards and a touchdown in Bates' 24-17 win over Bowdoin (Nov. 4).... Completed 13 of 22 passes (season-best 59.1% completion percentage) for a season-high 186 yards and a touchdown at Hamilton (Nov. 11). 

Major: Rhetoric

Minor: History

High School: Competed in football, basketball and track.... All-South Coast Conference in football three times.... All-conference in basketball and track two times.... Three-year team captain in football.... High Honor Roll.

Recent Games
Oct 5 Tufts L, 33-28
Oct 12 Trinity (Conn.) L, 51-0
Oct 19 at Williams L, 35-7
Oct 26 at Colby L, 23-20
Nov 2 Bowdoin W, 30-5
Nov 9 at Hamilton W, 26-21
Statistics category Overall Conf
Completions 120 120
Attempts 215 215
Completion % 55.8% 55.8%
Yards 1402 1402
Yards per game 175.3 175.3
Yards per attempt 6.5 6.5
Touchdowns 11 11
Interceptions 7 7
Sacks 9 9
Yards lost 54 54
Pass Efficiency 121.0 121.0
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 14 at Amherst L, 27-13 23 38 60.5% 177 4.7 1 1 2 18
Sep 21 Middlebury L, 28-0 6 14 42.9% 36 2.6 0 0 1 8
Sep 28 at Wesleyan (Conn.) L, 48-12 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Tufts L, 33-28 19 28 67.9% 200 7.1 1 0 0 0
Oct 12 Trinity (Conn.) L, 51-0 12 24 50.0% 77 3.2 0 1 0 0
Oct 19 at Williams L, 35-7 16 29 55.2% 241 8.3 0 2 0 0
Oct 26 at Colby L, 23-20 19 35 54.3% 268 7.7 2 1 4 18
Nov 2 Bowdoin W, 30-5 9 17 52.9% 212 12.5 3 1 1 6
Nov 9 at Hamilton W, 26-21 16 30 53.3% 191 6.4 4 1 1 4
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 14 at Amherst L, 27-13 12 34 2.8 9 1 - -
Sep 21 Middlebury L, 28-0 5 1 0.2 8 0 - -
Sep 28 at Wesleyan (Conn.) L, 48-12 - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Tufts L, 33-28 8 62 7.8 37 0 - -
Oct 12 Trinity (Conn.) L, 51-0 5 3 0.6 3 0 - -
Oct 19 at Williams L, 35-7 8 73 9.1 25 1 - -
Oct 26 at Colby L, 23-20 11 29 2.6 12 0 - -
Nov 2 Bowdoin W, 30-5 8 63 7.9 25 0 - -
Nov 9 at Hamilton W, 26-21 17 72 4.2 14 0 2 1
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 14 at Amherst L, 27-13 - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Middlebury L, 28-0 - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Wesleyan (Conn.) L, 48-12 - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Tufts L, 33-28 - - - - - - -
Oct 12 Trinity (Conn.) L, 51-0 - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Williams L, 35-7 - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at Colby L, 23-20 - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Bowdoin W, 30-5 - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at Hamilton W, 26-21 - - - - - 2 1
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 14 at Amherst L, 27-13 - - - - - 0
Sep 21 Middlebury L, 28-0 - - - - - 0
Sep 28 at Wesleyan (Conn.) L, 48-12 - - - - - -
Oct 5 Tufts L, 33-28 - - - 0 0 0
Oct 12 Trinity (Conn.) L, 51-0 - - - - - 0
Oct 19 at Williams L, 35-7 - - - - - 0
Oct 26 at Colby L, 23-20 - - - 0 0 0
Nov 2 Bowdoin W, 30-5 - - - 0 0 0
Nov 9 at Hamilton W, 26-21 - - - 0 0 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 14 at Amherst L, 27-13 - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Middlebury L, 28-0 - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Wesleyan (Conn.) L, 48-12 - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Tufts L, 33-28 - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 Trinity (Conn.) L, 51-0 - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Williams L, 35-7 - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at Colby L, 23-20 - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Bowdoin W, 30-5 - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at Hamilton W, 26-21 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 14 at Amherst L, 27-13 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Middlebury L, 28-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Wesleyan (Conn.) L, 48-12 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Tufts L, 33-28 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 Trinity (Conn.) L, 51-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Williams L, 35-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at Colby L, 23-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Bowdoin W, 30-5 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at Hamilton W, 26-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 14 at Amherst L, 27-13 1 34 - - - 34
Sep 21 Middlebury L, 28-0 1 1 - - - 1
Sep 28 at Wesleyan (Conn.) L, 48-12 - - - - - -
Oct 5 Tufts L, 33-28 1 62 - - - 62
Oct 12 Trinity (Conn.) L, 51-0 1 3 - - - 3
Oct 19 at Williams L, 35-7 1 73 - - - 73
Oct 26 at Colby L, 23-20 1 29 - - - 29
Nov 2 Bowdoin W, 30-5 1 63 - - - 63
Nov 9 at Hamilton W, 26-21 1 72 - - - 72
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 14 at Amherst L, 27-13 6 1 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 21 Middlebury L, 28-0 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 28 at Wesleyan (Conn.) L, 48-12 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Tufts L, 33-28 0 0 - - - - - 0 - - 0 0
Oct 12 Trinity (Conn.) L, 51-0 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 19 at Williams L, 35-7 6 1 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 26 at Colby L, 23-20 0 0 - - - - - 0 - - 0 0
Nov 2 Bowdoin W, 30-5 0 0 - - - - - 0 - - 0 0
Nov 9 at Hamilton W, 26-21 0 0 - - - - - 0 - - 0 0
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 14 at Amherst L, 27-13 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Middlebury L, 28-0 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Wesleyan (Conn.) L, 48-12 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Tufts L, 33-28 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 Trinity (Conn.) L, 51-0 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Williams L, 35-7 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at Colby L, 23-20 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Bowdoin W, 30-5 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at Hamilton W, 26-21 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2017-18 8 65 136 47.8% 826 103.3 6.1 6 7 80 103.1
2018-19 8 78 159 49.1% 688 86.0 4.3 5 5 49 89.5
2019-20 8 120 215 55.8% 1402 175.3 6.5 11 7 75 121.0
Total 24 263 510 51.6% 2916 121.5 5.7 22 19 80 106.4
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2017-18 8 132 821 102.6 6.2 4 70 4 3
2018-19 8 90 327 40.9 3.6 2 44 2 1
2019-20 8 74 337 42.1 4.6 2 37 2 1
Total 24 296 1485 61.9 5.0 8 70 8 5
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2017-18 8 - - - - - - -
2018-19 8 - - - - - - -
2019-20 8 - - - - - - -
Total 24 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2017-18 8 - - - - - - - 0
2018-19 8 - - - - - - - 0
2019-20 8 - - - - 0 0 - 0
Total 24 - - - - 0 0 - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2017-18 8 - - - - - - - -
2018-19 8 - - - - - - - -
2019-20 8 - - - - - - - -
Total 24 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2017-18 - - - - - - - - - -
2018-19 - - - - - - - - - -
2019-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Total - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2017-18 8 821 - - - 821 102.6
2018-19 8 327 - - - 327 40.9
2019-20 8 337 - - - 337 42.1
Total 24 1485 - - - 1485 61.9
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2017-18 24 3.0 4 - - - - - - - - 0
2018-19 12 1.5 2 - - - - - - - - 0
2019-20 12 1.5 2 - - - - - 0 - 0 0
Total 48 2.0 8 - - - - - 0 - 0 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2017-18 8 1 0 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2018-19 8 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2019-20 8 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Total 24 1 0 1.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 8 120 215 55.8% 1402 175.3 6.5 11 7 75 121.0
Conference 8 120 215 55.8% 1402 175.3 6.5 11 7 75 121.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 4 46 83 55.4% 525 131.3 6.3 4 2 54 119.6
Away 4 74 132 56.1% 877 219.3 6.6 7 5 75 121.8
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 2 25 47 53.2% 403 201.5 8.6 7 2 54 165.9
Losses 6 95 168 56.5% 999 166.5 5.9 4 5 75 108.4
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September 2 29 52 55.8% 213 106.5 4.1 1 1 20 92.7
October 4 66 116 56.9% 786 196.5 6.8 3 4 75 115.5
November 2 25 47 53.2% 403 201.5 8.6 7 2 54 165.9
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 8 74 337 42.1 4.6 2 37 2 1
Conference 8 74 337 42.1 4.6 2 37 2 1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 4 26 129 32.3 5.0 0 37 - -
Away 4 48 208 52.0 4.3 2 25 2 1
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 2 25 135 67.5 5.4 0 25 2 1
Losses 6 49 202 33.7 4.1 2 37 - -
-
September 2 17 35 17.5 2.1 1 9 - -
October 4 32 167 41.8 5.2 1 37 - -
November 2 25 135 67.5 5.4 0 25 2 1
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 8 - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 4 - - - - - - -
Away 4 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 2 - - - - - - -
Losses 6 - - - - - - -
-
September 2 - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 8 - - - - 0 0 - 0
Conference 8 - - - - 0 0 - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 4 - - - - 0 0 - 0
Away 4 - - - - 0 0 - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 2 - - - - 0 0 - 0
Losses 6 - - - - 0 0 - 0
-
September 2 - - - - - - - 0
October 4 - - - - 0 0 - 0
November 2 - - - - 0 0 - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 8 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 4 - - - - - - - -
Away 4 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 2 - - - - - - - -
Losses 6 - - - - - - - -
-
September 2 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -
-
September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 8 337 - - - 337 42.1
Conference 8 337 - - - 337 42.1
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 4 129 - - - 129 32.3
Away 4 208 - - - 208 52.0
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 2 135 - - - 135 67.5
Losses 6 202 - - - 202 33.7
-
September 2 35 - - - 35 17.5
October 4 167 - - - 167 41.8
November 2 135 - - - 135 67.5
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 12 1.5 2 - - - - - 0 - 0 0
Conference 12 1.5 2 - - - - - 0 - 0 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 0 0.0 0 - - - - - 0 - 0 0
Away 12 3.0 2 - - - - - 0 - 0 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 0 0.0 0 - - - - - 0 - 0 0
Losses 12 2.0 2 - - - - - 0 - 0 0
-
September 6 3.0 1 - - - - - - - - 0
October 6 1.5 1 - - - - - 0 - 0 0
November 0 0.0 0 - - - - - 0 - 0 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 8 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Away 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 2 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Losses 6 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
September 2 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -