On Saturday, the UW-Whitewater Warhawks won the NCAA Division III National Championship in a 31-21 victory over Mount Union Purple Raiders. This was their third meeting for the national championship in consecutive years. The win is best defined by the opponent they beat:
- Mount Union had been unbeaten in 35 games.
- Mount Union had won by 24 or more points over every opponent this season
- Mount Union only allowed 72 total points all season
- Mount Union was favored by 21 points
Congrats to Coach Leipold and the Warhawks!