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Bentley University Falcons
136 Northeast-10 Championships
80 CoSIDA Academic All-Americas
2014 NCAA Div. II Women's Basketball National Champs
2001 NCAA Div. II Field Hockey National Champs
Women's Basketball: NCAA Record 35 NCAA tournaments
16 Grant Buchanan
16 Grant Buchanan
Height: 6-1
Weight: 185
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Holliston, Mass.
High School: Holliston
Position: K
fg 8-12
pat 22-23
pts 46

Junior kicker who is majoring in economics-finance … Bentley’s placekicker the last two seasons … entered this season with 14-of-26 FG and 66-of-69 PAT for 108 points in 21 career games … was a high school teammate of Falcon senior defensive back Nick Athy.

2017: Was second on the team in scoring with 58 points … second consecutive year he finished with at least 50 points … ranked fourth among Northeast-10 kickers in scoring … also fourth in PAT percentage after making 37 of 39 … made seven of 12 field goal attempts with his two longest (39, 30) coming in a 27-24 overtime win over New Haven Nov. 4 … the career-best 39-yarder was the game-winner … named to the Nov. 6 NE10 Weekly Honor Roll … also kicked two field goals Sept. 8 against Saint Anselm … handled the Falcons’ kickoffs for the second straight season.

2016: Led the Falcons in scoring with 50 points … converted seven of 14 field goals and made 29 of 30 extra points … two field goals against both Merrimack Sept. 16 and Southern Connecticut State Oct. 29 … in both those games, made a 22-yarder and a season-best 37 yarder … led NE10 in extra point accuracy (97%, min. 10 XP made), was fourth in extra-point kicks made, and fifth in points by kicking … also handled the Falcons’ kickoffs for most of the year … Northeast-10 Rookie of the Week Sept. 19.
             
Before Bentley: 2016 graduate of Holliston High School … helped the Panthers to wins in state championship at Gillette Stadium in both 2014 and 2015 … first-team All-League selection … also played baseball and lacrosse while in high school.

Personal: Age as of Sept. 1: 20 … son of Kathy and Peter Buchanan … has one sister, Alanna (16).

2017 Stastistics              2016 Statistics

Recent Games
Sep 29 at New Haven L, 31-27
Oct 13 Pace L, 23-20
Oct 20 Stonehill W, 38-10
Oct 27 at Saint Anselm W, 20-16
Nov 3 Assumption L, 52-21
Nov 10 at American Int'l W, 28-20
Statistics category Overall Conf
Field goals made 8 6
Field goal attempts 12 10
Field goal % 67% 60%
Field goal long 46 34
P-A-T made 22 22
P-A-T attempts 23 23
P-A-T % 96% 96%
Points 46 40
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Aug 30 West Chester L, 44-6 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 at Southern Conn. St. W, 24-22 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 Merrimack L, 35-30 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 at LIU Post L, 38-3 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 29 at New Haven L, 31-27 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 Pace L, 23-20 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 Stonehill W, 38-10 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Saint Anselm W, 20-16 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 Assumption L, 52-21 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 at American Int'l W, 28-20 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Aug 30 West Chester L, 44-6 - - - - - - -
Sep 7 at Southern Conn. St. W, 24-22 - - - - - - -
Sep 15 Merrimack L, 35-30 - - - - - - -
Sep 22 at LIU Post L, 38-3 - - - - - - -
Sep 29 at New Haven L, 31-27 - - - - - - -
Oct 13 Pace L, 23-20 - - - - - - -
Oct 20 Stonehill W, 38-10 - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Saint Anselm W, 20-16 - - - - - - -
Nov 3 Assumption L, 52-21 - - - - - - -
Nov 10 at American Int'l W, 28-20 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Aug 30 West Chester L, 44-6 - - - - - - -
Sep 7 at Southern Conn. St. W, 24-22 - - - - - - -
Sep 15 Merrimack L, 35-30 - - - - - - -
Sep 22 at LIU Post L, 38-3 - - - - - - -
Sep 29 at New Haven L, 31-27 - - - - - - -
Oct 13 Pace L, 23-20 - - - - - - -
Oct 20 Stonehill W, 38-10 - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Saint Anselm W, 20-16 - - - - - - -
Nov 3 Assumption L, 52-21 - - - - - - -
Nov 10 at American Int'l W, 28-20 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Aug 30 West Chester L, 44-6 2 2 46 - - 6
Sep 7 at Southern Conn. St. W, 24-22 1 1 23 3 3 6
Sep 15 Merrimack L, 35-30 1 1 34 3 3 6
Sep 22 at LIU Post L, 38-3 1 1 20 - - 3
Sep 29 at New Haven L, 31-27 - - - - - -
Oct 13 Pace L, 23-20 0 1 0 2 3 2
Oct 20 Stonehill W, 38-10 1 2 18 5 5 8
Oct 27 at Saint Anselm W, 20-16 2 4 22 2 2 8
Nov 3 Assumption L, 52-21 - - - 3 3 3
Nov 10 at American Int'l W, 28-20 - - - 4 4 4
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Aug 30 West Chester L, 44-6 - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 at Southern Conn. St. W, 24-22 - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 Merrimack L, 35-30 - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 at LIU Post L, 38-3 - - - - - - - -
Sep 29 at New Haven L, 31-27 - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 Pace L, 23-20 - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 Stonehill W, 38-10 - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Saint Anselm W, 20-16 - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 Assumption L, 52-21 - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 at American Int'l W, 28-20 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Aug 30 West Chester L, 44-6 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 at Southern Conn. St. W, 24-22 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 Merrimack L, 35-30 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 at LIU Post L, 38-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 29 at New Haven L, 31-27 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 Pace L, 23-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 Stonehill W, 38-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Saint Anselm W, 20-16 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 Assumption L, 52-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 at American Int'l W, 28-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Aug 30 West Chester L, 44-6 1 - - - - 0
Sep 7 at Southern Conn. St. W, 24-22 1 - - - - 0
Sep 15 Merrimack L, 35-30 1 - - - - 0
Sep 22 at LIU Post L, 38-3 1 - - - - 0
Sep 29 at New Haven L, 31-27 - - - - - -
Oct 13 Pace L, 23-20 1 - - - - 0
Oct 20 Stonehill W, 38-10 1 - - - - 0
Oct 27 at Saint Anselm W, 20-16 1 - - - - 0
Nov 3 Assumption L, 52-21 1 - - - - 0
Nov 10 at American Int'l W, 28-20 1 - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Aug 30 West Chester L, 44-6 6 - - - - - - - 2 - 0 -
Sep 7 at Southern Conn. St. W, 24-22 6 - - - - - - 3 1 - 0 -
Sep 15 Merrimack L, 35-30 6 - - - - - - 3 1 - 0 0
Sep 22 at LIU Post L, 38-3 3 - - - - - - - 1 - 0 -
Sep 29 at New Haven L, 31-27 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 Pace L, 23-20 2 - - - - - - 2 0 - 0 0
Oct 20 Stonehill W, 38-10 8 - - - - - - 5 1 - 0 0
Oct 27 at Saint Anselm W, 20-16 8 - - - - - - 2 2 - 0 0
Nov 3 Assumption L, 52-21 3 - - - - - - 3 - - 0 0
Nov 10 at American Int'l W, 28-20 4 - - - - - - 4 - - 0 0
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Aug 30 West Chester L, 44-6 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 at Southern Conn. St. W, 24-22 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 Merrimack L, 35-30 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 at LIU Post L, 38-3 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 29 at New Haven L, 31-27 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 Pace L, 23-20 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 Stonehill W, 38-10 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Saint Anselm W, 20-16 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 Assumption L, 52-21 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 at American Int'l W, 28-20 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2016-17 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2017-18 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2018-19 9 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2019-20 6 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 36 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2016-17 11 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 10 - - - - - - - -
2018-19 9 - - - - - - - -
2019-20 6 - - - - - - - -
Total 36 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2016-17 11 - - - - - - -
2017-18 10 - - - - - - -
2018-19 9 - - - - - - -
2019-20 6 - - - - - - -
Total 36 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2016-17 11 7 14 50% 37 29 30 97% 50
2017-18 10 7 12 58% 39 37 39 95% 58
2018-19 9 8 12 67% 46 22 23 96% 46
2019-20 6 6 9 67% 32 18 18 100% 36
Total 36 28 47 60% 46 106 110 96% 190
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2016-17 11 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 10 - - - - - - - -
2018-19 9 - - - - - - - -
2019-20 6 - - - - - - - -
Total 36 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2016-17 - - - - - - - - - -
2017-18 - - - - - - - - - -
2018-19 - - - - - - - - - -
2019-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Total - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2016-17 11 - - - - 0 .0
2017-18 10 - - - - 0 .0
2018-19 9 - - - - 0 .0
2019-20 6 - - - - 0 .0
Total 36 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2016-17 50 4.5 - - - - - - 29 7 0 0
2017-18 58 5.8 - - - - - - 37 7 0 0
2018-19 46 5.1 - - - - - - 22 8 0 0
2019-20 36 6.0 - - - - - - 18 6 0 0
Total 190 5.3 - - - - - - 106 28 0 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2016-17 11 0 1 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 10 2 0 2.0 .2 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2018-19 9 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2019-20 6 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Total 36 2 1 3.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 9 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 8 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
August 1 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
September 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
November 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 9 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 4 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - - -
Losses 5 - - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - - - - - - -
September 3 - - - - - - - -
October 3 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 9 - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - -
Away 4 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - -
Losses 5 - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - - - - - -
September 3 - - - - - - -
October 3 - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 9 8 12 67% 46 22 23 96% 46
Conference 8 6 10 60% 34 22 23 96% 40
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 5 4 6 67% 46 13 14 93% 25
Away 4 4 6 67% 23 9 9 100% 21
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 4 4 7 57% 23 14 14 100% 26
Losses 5 4 5 80% 46 8 9 89% 20
-
August 1 2 2 100% 46 - - - 6
September 3 3 3 100% 34 6 6 100% 15
October 3 3 7 43% 22 9 10 90% 18
November 2 - - - - 7 7 100% 7
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 9 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 4 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - - -
Losses 5 - - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - - - - - - -
September 3 - - - - - - - -
October 3 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -
-
August - - - - - - - - - -
September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 9 - - - - 0 .0
Conference 8 - - - - 0 .0
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 5 - - - - 0 .0
Away 4 - - - - 0 .0
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 4 - - - - 0 .0
Losses 5 - - - - 0 .0
-
August 1 - - - - 0 .0
September 3 - - - - 0 .0
October 3 - - - - 0 .0
November 2 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 46 5.1 - - - - - - 22 8 0 0
Conference 40 5.0 - - - - - - 22 6 0 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 25 5.0 - - - - - - 13 4 0 0
Away 21 5.3 - - - - - - 9 4 0 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 26 6.5 - - - - - - 14 4 0 0
Losses 20 4.0 - - - - - - 8 4 0 0
-
August 6 6.0 - - - - - - - 2 - 0
September 15 5.0 - - - - - - 6 3 0 0
October 18 6.0 - - - - - - 9 3 0 0
November 7 3.5 - - - - - - 7 - 0 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 9 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Away 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Losses 5 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
September 3 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 3 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -