Tech defense made big strides
The Bulldogs, usually renowned for their offensive prowess, made big strides on the defensive side during the recently completed season.
Tech finished no. 1 in turnoves among the 10 teams who comprise the WAC and jumped several notches in four other defensive departments.
In passing efficiency defense, the ’Dogs leaped from a No. 7 final listing in ’04 to No. 2 this year.
For total defense, Tech jumped from No. 7 to No. 3.
And for both defending against the run and in allowing points, the Bulldogs went from No. 5 to No. 3.