Football

  • 30 Iowa Conference titles
  • 20 NCAA Div. III playoff berths
  • No losing seasons since 1960
  • Third-winningest NCAA football team since 1975 (.805)

Offense

Team records

(Season records prior to 2002 include regular-season games only)

Rushing yards

Game - 464, vs. Simpson, 1994
Season - 3,036, 1994
Season avg. - 303.6, 1994

Passing yards

Game - 383, (25-34, 6 TD) vs. Wartburg, 1972
Season - 3,177 (236-419-13, 38 TDs), 2007

Pass completions

Game - 29, at Buena Vista, Oct. 13, 2012
Season - 236, 2007

Pass attempts

Game - 56, vs. Coe, Oct. 18, 2003
Season - 419, 2007

First downs

Game - 35, vs. Occidental ( Calif. ), 1985
Season - 246, 2009

First downs, rushing

Half - 22, vs. Cornell, 1989
Game - 30, vs. Occidental, 1985
Season - 146, 1994

First downs, passing

Game - 18, vs. Coe, Oct. 18, 2003
Season - 133, 2007

Total offense

Half - 409 yds., vs. Cornell, 1989
Game - 667 yds. (413 run, 244 pass), vs. William Penn, 1995
Game combined with opponent - 954 yds., vs. Bethel , 1993
Season - 4,663 yds., 2007
Season avg. - 457.0 yds., 1996

Points

Quarter - 36, vs. Dubuque , 1996
Half - 56, vs. Dubuque , 1996
Game - 83, vs. Iowa Wesleyan, 1964, vs. William Penn, 1991
Season - 412, 1994
Season avg. - 43.5, 1989

Scoring margin

Game - 83, vs. Iowa Wesleyan, 1964
Season - 339 (412-73), 1994
Season avg. - 34.5 (43.5-9.0), 1989

Comebacks

Largest, game - 20, vs. Coe, Oct. 5, 2002 (W, 21-20)
Lagest, fourth quarter - 20, vs. Coe, Oct. 5, 2002 (W, 21-20)
Most comeback wins, season--8, 2007

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