Crusaders #1 in NCCAA poll; rank high in NCAA stats
Monday, September 18, 2006
Crusaders #1 in NCCAA poll; rank high in NCAA stats

TIGERVILLE, SC- North Greenville University finds itself ranked #1 by Don Hansen's National Weekly Football Gazette among National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) teams. Also, the Crusaders are ranked high in several categories according to the latest statistics released by the NCAA.

The Crusaders boast the 14th-ranked offense in all of NCAA Division II with 419 yards per game. The Crusader rushing attack is 22nd with 189.3 yards per game. North Greenville is ranked 22nd in scoring offense with 32.7 points a game. NGU is ranked 23rd in kickoff returns, averaging 23.58 yards per return.

Several individual Crusaders are ranked as well. Rashad Cummings is 30th in rushing with a 91.7 per game average. Eric Moeller is 17th in passing efficiency with a 156.4 rating. Matt Moore is 27th in All-Purpose yards, averaging 139.3 per game. Donovan Davis is tied for 21st in interceptions with two. Derek White leads the Crusader defense averaging 10 total tackles per game, 18th in the nation.