32 Thomas Costigan
32 Thomas Costigan
Height: 6-3
Weight: 240
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Stamford, Conn.
High School: Trinity Catholic
Position: LB
gp 11
tk 109.0
sac 5.5
int 1
ffum 3

2018 (Senior)
Started all 11 games at middle linebacker ... All-ECAC Second Team ... All-NEC First Team ... Phil Steele All-NEC First Team ... Set the single-season program record with 109 tackles ... Became Bryant's all-time leading tackler ... First player in program history to post multiple 100-tackle seasons ... Added 5.5 sacks, 14 TFLs, three forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries and an interception ... Posted at least seven tackles in all 11 games ... Collected at least a 0.5 TFL in nine games ... Six tackles and an interception in the opener ... Posted 11 tackles and a sack at No. 23 Stony Brook ... Tied a career-high with 16 tackles vs. Robert Morris ... Named NEC Defensive Player of the Week after posting seven tackles and two sacks at Duquesne ... Posted 12 tackles in back-to-back games at Fordham and Sacred Heart ... Collected 3.5 TFLs at Sacred Heart ... Finished career with 11 tackles and a sack, including a tackle on a potential game-winning two-point conversion ... Graduates as the all-time leader in tackles with 285 and second in sacks (26.0) and TFLs (46.5) ... Program leader with 13 career forced fumbles ... Played in all 44 games during his career ... Named to NEC Academic Honor Roll.

2017 (Junior)
Third Team Associated Press (AP) All-American ... Fourth Team Phil Steele All-American ... NEC Defensive Player of the Year ... ECAC Defensive Player of the Year ... All-ECAC First Team ... All-New England ... All-NEC First Team ... Put together one of the best seasons in program history ... Became second player in program history to record 100+ tackles in a single season (103) ... Posted 65 solo tackles and 38 assisted tackles ... Tied single-season record for sacks with 11.5 ... Ranked fourth nationally in sacks per game ... Became first player in school history to earn STATS FCS National Defensive Player of the Week honors ... Named NEC Defensive Player of the Week twice ... Also had 17 tackles for a loss, four forced fumbles, an interception and three pass breakups ... Had five games in which he posted 10+ tackles ... 11 tackles, 2.5 sacks and a forced fumble in the opener vs. Merrimack ... Eight tackles and two sacks at Brown ... 10 tackles and an interception vs. Fordham ... Made 14 tackles and 1.5 tackles for a loss against No. 15 New Hampshire ... Made 11 tackles, two sacks and four tackles for a loss at Wagner ... Had three sacks and 3.5 tackles for a loss at Robert Morris ... Finished the season with a career-high 16 tackles against Duquesne.

2016 (Sophomore)
Emerged as a defensive force for the Bulldogs in 2016 ... Started all 11 games at outside linebacker ... Earned Second Team All-NEC honors ... Finished second on the team with 58 tackles ... Also recorded six sacks, 10.5 tackles for a loss, an NEC-leading four forced fumbles, a fumble recovery, an interception and four pass breakups ... The four forced fumbles tie a school record ... Played his best football over the final four weeks of the season ... Posted 35 tackles, 3.5 sacks, eight tackles for a loss, three forced fumbles, a fumble recovery and an interception ... Posted five tackles and a sack at Montana St. ... Had six tackles, a sack and a forced fumble the following week vs. Brown ... Posted 10 tackles, a strip-sack, a fumble recovery and his first-career interception vs. Duquesne ... Strip-sack and recovery came on the Duquesne 5 and led to a Bryant TD ... Intercepted first-career pass two plays later to set up another Bryant TD ... Made seven tackles, a sack, three tackles for a loss and forced a fumble vs. Robert Morris ... Had seven more tackles, a sack and a forced fumble at No. 15 Coastal Carolina ... Finished the season with a career-high 11 tackles, a half sack, three tackles for a loss and a pass breakup.

2015 (Freshman)
Appeared in all 11 games for the Bulldogs in 2015 ... Finished the season with 15 tackles, three sacks, five tackles for a loss and two forced fumbles ... Posted three tackles and forced a fumble at Central Connecticut ... Registered four tackles for a loss, three sacks and also forced a fumble at Wagner.

Before Bryant
A three-year starter at linebacker for head coach Don Panapada at Trinity Catholic … Helped the Crusaders to 15 wins over his three years … Earned All-FCIAC, MSG Varsity All-Connecticut, MSG Varsity All-Metro, CHSCA All-State and Hearst CT Media Super 33 All-Star as a senior … Also earned All-FCIAC honors as a junior … Played three years of varsity baseball, one year of varsity hockey and one year of varsity basketball … Earned All-FCIAC honors in baseball as a junior.

Personal
The son of Patricia Brennan and Thomas Costigan.

Recent Games
Oct 13 Central Connecticut L, 48-14
Oct 20 at Fordham W, 42-41
Oct 27 at Sacred Heart L, 49-26
Nov 3 at Saint Francis U L, 27-14
Nov 10 Wagner L, 52-36
Nov 17 at Howard W, 56-55
Statistics category Overall Conf
Solo tackles 69 37
Assists 40 23
Tackles 109.0 60.0
Tackles per game 9.9 10.0
Sacks 5.5 2.5
Sack yards 29 16
Interceptions 1 -
Returned for touchdown 0 -
Fumble recoveries 2 2
Fumble return TDs - -
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 1 New Haven W, 41-31 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 8 at No. 23/24 Stony Brook L, 50-21 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 Marist W, 37-27 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 Robert Morris W, 49-46 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 at Duquesne W, 21-20 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 Central Connecticut L, 48-14 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 at Fordham W, 42-41 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Sacred Heart L, 49-26 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Saint Francis U L, 27-14 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Wagner L, 52-36 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 17 at Howard W, 56-55 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 1 New Haven W, 41-31 - - - - - - -
Sep 8 at No. 23/24 Stony Brook L, 50-21 - - - - - - -
Sep 15 Marist W, 37-27 - - - - - - -
Sep 22 Robert Morris W, 49-46 - - - - - - -
Oct 6 at Duquesne W, 21-20 - - - - - - -
Oct 13 Central Connecticut L, 48-14 - - - - - - -
Oct 20 at Fordham W, 42-41 - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Sacred Heart L, 49-26 - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Saint Francis U L, 27-14 - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Wagner L, 52-36 - - - - - - -
Nov 17 at Howard W, 56-55 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 1 New Haven W, 41-31 - - - - - - -
Sep 8 at No. 23/24 Stony Brook L, 50-21 - - - - - - -
Sep 15 Marist W, 37-27 - - - - - - -
Sep 22 Robert Morris W, 49-46 - - - - - - -
Oct 6 at Duquesne W, 21-20 - - - - - - -
Oct 13 Central Connecticut L, 48-14 - - - - - - -
Oct 20 at Fordham W, 42-41 - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Sacred Heart L, 49-26 - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Saint Francis U L, 27-14 - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Wagner L, 52-36 - - - - - - -
Nov 17 at Howard W, 56-55 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 1 New Haven W, 41-31 - - - - - 0
Sep 8 at No. 23/24 Stony Brook L, 50-21 - - - - - 0
Sep 15 Marist W, 37-27 - - - - - 0
Sep 22 Robert Morris W, 49-46 - - - - - 0
Oct 6 at Duquesne W, 21-20 - - - - - 0
Oct 13 Central Connecticut L, 48-14 - - - 0 0 0
Oct 20 at Fordham W, 42-41 - - - - - 0
Oct 27 at Sacred Heart L, 49-26 - - - - - 0
Nov 3 at Saint Francis U L, 27-14 - - - - - 0
Nov 10 Wagner L, 52-36 - - - - - 0
Nov 17 at Howard W, 56-55 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 1 New Haven W, 41-31 - - - - - - - -
Sep 8 at No. 23/24 Stony Brook L, 50-21 - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 Marist W, 37-27 - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 Robert Morris W, 49-46 - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 at Duquesne W, 21-20 - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 Central Connecticut L, 48-14 - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 at Fordham W, 42-41 - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Sacred Heart L, 49-26 - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Saint Francis U L, 27-14 - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Wagner L, 52-36 - - - - - - - -
Nov 17 at Howard W, 56-55 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 1 New Haven W, 41-31 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 8 at No. 23/24 Stony Brook L, 50-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 Marist W, 37-27 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 Robert Morris W, 49-46 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 at Duquesne W, 21-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 Central Connecticut L, 48-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 at Fordham W, 42-41 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Sacred Heart L, 49-26 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Saint Francis U L, 27-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Wagner L, 52-36 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 17 at Howard W, 56-55 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 1 New Haven W, 41-31 1 - - - - 0
Sep 8 at No. 23/24 Stony Brook L, 50-21 1 - - - - 0
Sep 15 Marist W, 37-27 1 - - - - 0
Sep 22 Robert Morris W, 49-46 1 - - - - 0
Oct 6 at Duquesne W, 21-20 1 - - - - 0
Oct 13 Central Connecticut L, 48-14 1 - - - - 0
Oct 20 at Fordham W, 42-41 1 - - - - 0
Oct 27 at Sacred Heart L, 49-26 1 - - - - 0
Nov 3 at Saint Francis U L, 27-14 1 - - - - 0
Nov 10 Wagner L, 52-36 1 - - - - 0
Nov 17 at Howard W, 56-55 1 - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 1 New Haven W, 41-31 0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0 -
Sep 8 at No. 23/24 Stony Brook L, 50-21 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 15 Marist W, 37-27 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 22 Robert Morris W, 49-46 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 6 at Duquesne W, 21-20 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 13 Central Connecticut L, 48-14 0 - - - - - - 0 - - 0 0
Oct 20 at Fordham W, 42-41 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 27 at Sacred Heart L, 49-26 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 3 at Saint Francis U L, 27-14 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 10 Wagner L, 52-36 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 17 at Howard W, 56-55 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 1 New Haven W, 41-31 2 6 8.0 - - 0 - - - - 1 0 0 1 - -
Sep 8 at No. 23/24 Stony Brook L, 50-21 9 2 11.0 1 4 1 4 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 Marist W, 37-27 2 5 7.0 - - 1 4 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 Robert Morris W, 49-46 8 8 16.0 - - 1.5 2 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 at Duquesne W, 21-20 6 1 7.0 2 12 2 12 1 1 - - - - - - -
Oct 13 Central Connecticut L, 48-14 2 6 8.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - 1 -
Oct 20 at Fordham W, 42-41 10 2 12.0 1 4 1 4 1 - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Sacred Heart L, 49-26 10 2 12.0 - - 3.5 4 - 1 - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Saint Francis U L, 27-14 6 1 7.0 0.5 4 2.5 13 1 - - - - - 1 - -
Nov 10 Wagner L, 52-36 5 5 10.0 - - 0.5 1 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 17 at Howard W, 56-55 9 2 11.0 1 5 1 5 - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2015-16 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2016-17 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2017-18 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2018-19 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 44 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2015-16 11 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 11 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 11 - - - - - - - -
2018-19 11 - - - - - - - -
Total 44 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2015-16 11 - - - - - - -
2016-17 11 - - - - - - -
2017-18 11 - - - - - - -
2018-19 11 - - - - - - -
Total 44 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2015-16 11 - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 11 - - - - - - - 0
2017-18 11 - - - - - - - 0
2018-19 11 - - - - 0 0 - 0
Total 44 - - - - 0 0 - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2015-16 11 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 11 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 11 - - - - - - - -
2018-19 11 - - - - - - - -
Total 44 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2015-16 - - - - - - - - - -
2016-17 - - - - - - - - - -
2017-18 - - - - - - - - - -
2018-19 - - - - - - - - - -
Total - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2015-16 11 - - - - 0 .0
2016-17 11 - - - - 0 .0
2017-18 11 - - - - 0 .0
2018-19 11 - - - - 0 .0
Total 44 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2015-16 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
2017-18 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
2018-19 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - 0 - 0 0
Total 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - 0 - 0 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2015-16 11 9 6 15.0 1.4 3 18 5 25 2 - - - - - -
2016-17 11 23 35 58.0 5.3 6 39 10.5 52 4 1 0 1 5 4 -
2017-18 11 65 38 103.0 9.4 11.5 81 17 97 4 - - 1 5 3 -
2018-19 11 69 40 109.0 9.9 5.5 29 14 49 3 2 0 1 0 2 1
Total 44 166 119 285.0 6.5 26 167 46.5 223 13 3 0 3 10 9 1
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 6 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 6 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 6 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
September 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
November 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 11 - - - - - - - -
Conference 6 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 6 - - - - - - - -
Losses 5 - - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 11 - - - - - - -
Conference 6 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 6 - - - - - - -
Losses 5 - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 11 - - - - 0 0 - 0
Conference 6 - - - - 0 0 - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 5 - - - - 0 0 - 0
Away 6 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 6 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 5 - - - - 0 0 - 0
-
September 4 - - - - - - - 0
October 4 - - - - 0 0 - 0
November 3 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 11 - - - - - - - -
Conference 6 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 6 - - - - - - - -
Losses 5 - - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - - -
  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 11 - - - - 0 .0
Conference 6 - - - - 0 .0
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 5 - - - - 0 .0
Away 6 - - - - 0 .0
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 6 - - - - 0 .0
Losses 5 - - - - 0 .0
-
September 4 - - - - 0 .0
October 4 - - - - 0 .0
November 3 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - 0 - 0 0
Conference 0 0.0 - - - - - - 0 - 0 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - 0 - 0 0
Away 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
Losses 0 0.0 - - - - - - 0 - 0 0
-
September 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
October 0 0.0 - - - - - - 0 - 0 0
November 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 11 69 40 109.0 9.9 5.5 29 14 49 3 2 0 1 0 2 1
Conference 6 37 23 60.0 10.0 2.5 16 10 32 2 2 0 - - 1 1
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 19 30 49.0 9.8 - - 3 7 - - - 1 0 1 1
Away 6 50 10 60.0 10.0 5.5 29 11 42 3 2 0 - - 1 -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 6 37 24 61.0 10.2 4 21 6.5 27 2 1 0 1 0 1 -
Losses 5 32 16 48.0 9.6 1.5 8 7.5 22 1 1 0 - - 1 1
-
September 4 21 21 42.0 10.5 1 4 3.5 10 - - - 1 0 1 -
October 4 28 11 39.0 9.8 3 16 6.5 20 2 2 0 - - - 1
November 3 20 8 28.0 9.3 1.5 9 4 19 1 - - - - 1 -