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95 Mike Reilly

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Career Stats

Buchanan Award Watch List selection in 2014 and earned multiple All-America honors following his junior and senior seasons … Ranks second on W&M’s career sacks list (27) … Totaled 22.5 sacks during his final two seasons – the most ever by a Tribe player during a two-year stretch … Finished his career with 135 tackles, 32 tackles for a loss and five forced fumbles …    

Buchanan Award Watch List selection … Earned All-America honors from the American Football Coaches Association (first-team), Associated Press (second team) and The Sports Network (third team) … Chosen as the CAA Defensive Player of the Year … Selected to the All-CAA First Team … Named to the Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference All-Star Team … VaSID All-State First Team selection … Ranked tied for 13th nationally with 0.92 sacks per game … Ranked tied for second in the CAA with 11.0 sacks and tied for ninth with 12.0 TFL … Sack total ranked tied for fourth in school history and was just one shy of tying the single-season school record … Also finished the season with 41 tackles, a forced fumble and a block … Totaled a career-high eight tackles with 2.5 sacks and a  PBU at James Madison … Recorded six tackles, two sacks, a forced fumble and a blocked extra point (that was returned for a score) in the win against Lafayette … Posted a pair of sacks in the victory at Hampton … Registered a sack and 2.0 TFL in the triumph at Towson … Also tallied sacks versus No. 5/4 Villanova, Stony Brook and Elon … Preseason CAA Defensive Player of the Year … Preseason All-America selection by Lindy’s and The Sports Network …

Established himself as one of the nation’s top defensive ends … Earned third-team All-America honors from the Associated Press … Selected as a honorable mention All-American by the College Sporting News ... First-team all-conference selection … Named to the ECAC All-Star First Team … Garnered VaSID All-State first-team distinction … Led the CAA in sacks (11.5) and sacks per game (0.96), an average that ranked fourth nationally … Sack total ranked third on W&M's single-season list and was just 0.5 shy of tying the record ... Ranked tied for ninth in the CAA with 1.08 tackles for a loss per game … Led the CAA and ranked ninth nationally with 0.33 forced fumbles per game … Started all 12 contests and totaled 47 tackles, 13.0 tackles for a loss, 11.5 sacks, four forced fumbles, a fumble recovery and a PBU … Totaled five tackles, two sacks and a forced fumble in the season opener at West Virginia … Posted six tackles and two sacks in the win at No. 15/21 Delaware … Registered a pair of sacks and two forced fumbles in the victory against Penn … Tallied a career-high eight tackles with a TFL in the triumph against No. 19/16 James Madison … Posted a sack and a forced fumble at No. 20 Villanova … Earned a sack, 1.5 tackles for a loss and a fumble recovery in the win versus No. 16/17 New Hampshire … Recorded six stops and a sack against No. 10/7 Towson … Also registered sacks against Richmond and Hampton … Honored as the W&M QB Club Defensive Lineman of the Year ...

Saw action in all 11 games and earned a start at Old Dominion ... Totaled 29 tackles, 7.0 tackles for a loss, 4.5 sacks and three PBUs ... Sack total ranked tied for seventh in the CAA ... Posted five tackles, 2.5 sacks and a PBU in the win at Penn ... Recorded a sack at Towson and at Old Dominion ... Totaled a career-high six tackles, 1.5 TFL and a PBU in the season finale versus Richmond ... Earned a TFL at James Madison ...

Appeared in 10 games as a reserve defensive lineman ... Finished the season with 18 tackles ... Totaled four tackles, all solo, at Delaware ... Registered three stops, all solo, in the win against sixth-ranked New Hampshire ...

Scout team defensive lineman ... 

Earned first-team all-county and first-team all-league honors as a senior ... Recorded 23 sacks during a two-year span, which was a school record ... Served as a team captain ... Honored as the Athlete of the Month for Northern Valley Old Tappan ... Selected as the Combine King MVP at the National Underclassmen Combine New Jersey ... Garnered the "Best Lineman" team award ... Represented OTHS as the league sportsmanship conference ... Chosen as the Defensive Player of the Week to Watch as a junior ... Member of the Half Ton Lifting Club as a senior ...

Son of Terence and Betty Reilly ... Majoring in kinesiology ... Member of Sigma Mu Sigma service fraternity.

Position: Defensive End
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 265
Year: Senior
Hometown: Old Tappan, N.J.
High School: Northern Valley Regional
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