UND Roster

2017-18 Men's Lacrosse Roster

#51 Brendan Collins


Height 6'2''
Weight 201 lbs.
Class Senior
Hometown Bethesda, MD
High School Georgetown Prep

AS A SENIOR (2018)

  • Started all 15 games for the Irish.
  • Scored nine goals, including a season-best two in back-to-back games against Virginia (4/29/18) and Army (5/5/18).
  • Recorded 12 points off nine goals and three assists.
  • Fired 37 shots, 23 of which were on goal.
  • Picked up nine ground balls, including a season-high two against Army (5/5/18).
  • Also forced a turnover in the Army game.

AS A JUNIOR (2017)

  • Saw action in all 15 games for the Irish, earning one start
  • Tied his career high for points in a season with 19
  • Recorded a career-high nine goals on the season
  • Racked up double-digit assists (10) for the second consecutive season
  • Scored a career-high four goals in the NCAA Championship first round win over Marquette (5/14) at Arlotta Stadium to help lead the Irish to the 15-9 win.
  • Recorded two assists in three consecutive games against Marquette (4/11), North Carolina (4/22) and Duke in the ACC Championship semifinals (4/28).


  • Earned 13 starts in his second season with the Irish, finishing with seven goals, 12 assists, eight ground balls and four caused turnovers
  • His 12 assists were tied for second and his 19 points ranked fifth on the Irish for the 2016 campaign
  • Posted a career-high five points against Air Force (5/14) in the NCAA Tournament, with one goal and four assists
  • Recorded the first multi-goal performance of his career with two goals and an assist in the 11-6 win over Bellarmine (2/24)
  • Also notched three points at Ohio State (4/2) with a goal and two assists


  • Played in all 15 games in his first season with the Irish
  • Scored first goal of career in the second game of the season at Michigan
  • Recorded 15 ground balls on the year


  • Joined the Fighting Irish in January of 2015
  • Appeared at No. 24 in the Inside Lacrosse Power 100 Freshman ranking
  • Named an Under Armour All-American
  • Scored a goal in the Under Armour All-American Game
  • Compiled 74 goals and 40 assists during his high school career
  • Tallied 15 goals, 11 assists and 30 ground balls his senior season at Georgetown Prep
  • Helped lead Georgetown Prep to a 19-1 mark and the league title during his final campaign
  • Played in the Under Armour Underclass Lacrosse Classic, earning All-Tournament honors
  • Two-time First Team All-Met selection … First Team All-Interstate Athletic Conference on two occasions
  • Competed for FCA LC (Md.) and Blackwolf LC (Md.)
  • Played varsity football his junior year
  • Son of Steve and Carin Collins
  • Father played football at the University of Delaware
  • Has three siblings – older brother, Matt, was on the Fighting Irish lacrosse team from 2011-14
  • Enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business as a management consulting major.