Leonard first QU player to earn All-American honor in D-II era
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Leonard first QU player to earn All-American honor in D-II era

QUINCY -- The nation's leading tackler deserved a spot on the American Football Coaches Association NCAA Division II All-American team. Quincy University senior linebacker Cody Leonard, who piled up 168 tackles in his record-setting season, was named...

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Powell playing sizable role in Stanford's strong finish
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Powell playing sizable role in Stanford's strong finish

Last Saturday was all about preparation, performance and persistence. When Dylan Powell has the chance to sit back and some perspective to what took place, he'll understand he lived a bucket list moment. The Hannibal, Mo., native started at right guard...

Hawks make changes within football coaching staff
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Hawks make changes within football coaching staff

QUINCY -- Quincy University football coach Gary Bass saw progress in a myriad of ways this fall, but one nagging problem continued to plague the Hawks. They were too inefficient on offense. He hopes a coaching change will help rectify that.

QU's Leonard named GLVC Defensive Player of the Year
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QU's Leonard named GLVC Defensive Player of the Year

Quincy University senior linebackerCody Leonardhas been named the Great Lakes Valley Conference Defensive Player of the Year after his record setting season. Leonard is the first Hawks football player to receive this distinction since the conference sta

Changes on offense needed to keep QU trajectory headed upward
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Changes on offense needed to keep QU trajectory headed upward

Digging deeper into the numbers surrounding the Quincy University football team's back-to-back Great Lakes Valley Conference victories to end the season helps show how significant the finish actually was. Beating William Jewell and Southwest Baptist -- a p

Resilient Hawks end season with victory for first time since 2012
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Resilient Hawks end season with victory for first time since 2012

QUINCY -- Two plays changed the outcome of the Quincy University football team's season finale. They may have changed the trajectory of program forever as well. Trailing 21-17 after Southwest Baptist turned a fumble recovery into the go-ahead touchdown...

Tackling machine: Leonard wraps up career with record-setting season
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Tackling machine: Leonard wraps up career with record-setting season

QUINCY -- The number of different directions Gary Bass gets pulled on game day means there is rarely a moment for him to take a breath, watch a play and appreciate what some of the Quincy University football players are accomplishing.

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Late touchdown helps Wildcats end season with victory

LAMONI, Iowa -- Denzel Campbell hauled in an 18-yard touchdown pass with 52 seconds remaining in regulation to lift the Culver-Stockton College football team to a 42-38 victory over Graceland at Huntsman Field on Saturday. The Wildcats finish the season...

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Leonard bows out with career-high 24 tackles

QUINCY -- Cody Leonard sat on the trainer's table and made it quite clear to those around him his season and his career weren't ending with him on the sidelines. "I was telling the trainers, I'm not coming out. I'm good. Just tape it up.

Hawks hang on to grab GLVC road victory
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Hawks hang on to grab GLVC road victory

LIBERTY, Mo. -- Quincy University football coach Gary Bass could tell something was a little different with his players when they arrived at Greene Stadium on Saturday. "There was a different energy all in all with the guys," Bass said. So he fed off it.