Championship Football Team '71

Football

Years at Cal Lutheran: 1971

Led by CLU Hall of Fame coach Bob Shoup and strengthened by several All-Americans, the 1971 Kingsmen football team beat Westminster College 30-14 for the NAIA Division II National Championship.

The championship game extended a streak of 20 wins and two ties. The team was known for an aggressive, punishing defense and an opportunistic, big play offense.