6th: Big Ten (3rd West Division)
23th: Division I
2017 In A Sentence: After a rough 2-3 start, Pat Fitzgerald‘s Wildcats bulldozed their way through the rest of the year, winning their last seven games including three straight overtime victories. They were rewarded for their season with an invite to the Music City Bowl, where they won their eight straight contest over Kentucky 24-23.
Biggest Shoes to Fill: S Godwin Igwebuke was a four-year stater for the Wildcats, where he notched racked up 324 career tackles, as well as seven interceptions and 13 tackles for loss.
Chuck has been writing about Lehigh football since the dawn of the internet, or perhaps it only seems like it. He’s executive editor of the College Sports Journal and has also written a book, The Rivalry: How Two Schools Started the Most Played College Football Series.
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