Tale of the tape

A look at Friday’s Division III national title matchup between Mount Union and St. Thomas:

 

Mount Union Rank Category St. Thomas Rank

53.6 ppg 1 Scoring offense 52.5 ppg 2

7.5 ppg 1 Scoring defense 9.9 ppg 2

188.3 ypg 1 Total defense 226.6 ypg 3

44.5 ypg 1 Rushing defense 81.7 ypg 8

4.57 pg 1 Sacks 3.71 pg 10

555.9 ypg 3 Total offense 529.4 ypg 4

396 1 First downs 360 2

317.6 ypg 3 Rushing offense 258.1 ypg 16

1.64 6 Turnover margin .71 48