Pass defense ranked first in national rankings

MEQUON, Wis. - The CUW football team (4-6, 4-3 Northern Athletics Conference) was led by its defense, specifically its pass defense, throughout the season. The Falcons finished the year as the top-ranked pass defense in the nation, allowing just 122.6 yards per game. On three occasions this season CUW held its opponent to under 78 yards passing.

CUW"s defense also finished 32nd in total defense and 25th in pass efficiency defense. The Falcons also ranked 69th in tackles for loss, 85th in sacks allowed and 98th in kickoff returns.