27 Paul Kuoppala
27 Paul Kuoppala
Height: 6-2
Weight: 245
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Iron Mountain, Mich.
Position: LB
gp 11
tk 66.0
sac -
int 1
ffum -

College: 2013: Earned a spot on the GLIAC All-Academic Team … Played in all 10 games at linebacker … Posted 54 total tackles on the season, fifth most on the team … Had a season-high in tackles with eight both at Findlay (9/28) and at Hillsdale (11/9) … Recorded seven tackles and a forced fumble vs. Ferris State (10/26) … 2012: Named to the GLIAC All-Academic Team … Was selected as the team's outstanding freshman … Played in all 10 games at linebacker … Tallied 27 tackles, two sacks and an interception on the season … Had a season-high seven tackles and a fumble recovery in his collegiate debut vs. Tiffin (9/8) … 2011: Redshirted.

High School: Played at Iron Mountain (Mich.) High School ... Named UP Defensive Player of the Year and Detroit Free Press All-State Division 6 as a senior ... Helped Iron Mountain to a state semifinal appearance in 2010 and regional appearance in 2009 ... Also participated in hockey and tennis.

Personal: Owns a 3.36 grade point average in exercise science.

Kuoppala's Career Defensive Statistics
Year Tackles Assists Total Sacks TFL-Yards FF-FR INT PBU
2012 16 11 27 2 2.0-9 0-1 1-37 3
2013 36 18 54 1.5 3.5-21 1-0 0-0 1
Total 52 29 81 3.5 5.5-30 1-1 1-37 4
Recent Games
Oct 18 Grand Valley State W, 35-14
Oct 25 Ferris State L, 37-3
Nov 1 at Tiffin W, 35-17
Nov 8 Ashland W, 28-12
Nov 15 Lake Erie W, 59-14
Nov 22 Angelo State L, 42-41
Statistics category Overall Conf
Solo tackles 34 32
Assists 32 24
Tackles 66.0 56.0
Tackles per game 6.0 5.6
Sacks - -
Sack yards - -
Interceptions 1 1
Returned for touchdown 0 0
Fumble recoveries - -
Fumble return TDs - -
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 4 at Wayne State W, 18-17 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 13 at Malone W, 37-6 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 20 Saginaw Valley State W, 26-20 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 27 at Northern Michigan W, 34-31 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 11 at Northwood W, 21-6 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 18 Grand Valley State W, 35-14 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 25 Ferris State L, 37-3 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 at Tiffin W, 35-17 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 8 Ashland W, 28-12 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 15 Lake Erie W, 59-14 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 22 Angelo State L, 42-41 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 4 at Wayne State W, 18-17 - - - - - - -
Sep 13 at Malone W, 37-6 - - - - - - -
Sep 20 Saginaw Valley State W, 26-20 - - - - - - -
Sep 27 at Northern Michigan W, 34-31 - - - - - - -
Oct 11 at Northwood W, 21-6 - - - - - - -
Oct 18 Grand Valley State W, 35-14 - - - - - - -
Oct 25 Ferris State L, 37-3 - - - - - - -
Nov 1 at Tiffin W, 35-17 - - - - - - -
Nov 8 Ashland W, 28-12 - - - - - - -
Nov 15 Lake Erie W, 59-14 - - - - - - -
Nov 22 Angelo State L, 42-41 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 4 at Wayne State W, 18-17 - - - - - - -
Sep 13 at Malone W, 37-6 - - - - - - -
Sep 20 Saginaw Valley State W, 26-20 - - - - - - -
Sep 27 at Northern Michigan W, 34-31 - - - - - - -
Oct 11 at Northwood W, 21-6 - - - - - - -
Oct 18 Grand Valley State W, 35-14 - - - - - - -
Oct 25 Ferris State L, 37-3 - - - - - - -
Nov 1 at Tiffin W, 35-17 - - - - - - -
Nov 8 Ashland W, 28-12 - - - - - - -
Nov 15 Lake Erie W, 59-14 - - - - - - -
Nov 22 Angelo State L, 42-41 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 4 at Wayne State W, 18-17 - - - - - 0
Sep 13 at Malone W, 37-6 - - - - - 0
Sep 20 Saginaw Valley State W, 26-20 - - - - - 0
Sep 27 at Northern Michigan W, 34-31 - - - - - 0
Oct 11 at Northwood W, 21-6 - - - - - 0
Oct 18 Grand Valley State W, 35-14 - - - - - 0
Oct 25 Ferris State L, 37-3 - - - - - 0
Nov 1 at Tiffin W, 35-17 - - - - - 0
Nov 8 Ashland W, 28-12 - - - - - 0
Nov 15 Lake Erie W, 59-14 - - - - - 0
Nov 22 Angelo State L, 42-41 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 4 at Wayne State W, 18-17 - - - - - - - -
Sep 13 at Malone W, 37-6 - - - - - - - -
Sep 20 Saginaw Valley State W, 26-20 - - - - - - - -
Sep 27 at Northern Michigan W, 34-31 - - - - - - - -
Oct 11 at Northwood W, 21-6 - - - - - - - -
Oct 18 Grand Valley State W, 35-14 - - - - - - - -
Oct 25 Ferris State L, 37-3 - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 at Tiffin W, 35-17 - - - - - - - -
Nov 8 Ashland W, 28-12 - - - - - - - -
Nov 15 Lake Erie W, 59-14 - - - - - - - -
Nov 22 Angelo State L, 42-41 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 4 at Wayne State W, 18-17 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 13 at Malone W, 37-6 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 20 Saginaw Valley State W, 26-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 27 at Northern Michigan W, 34-31 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 11 at Northwood W, 21-6 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 18 Grand Valley State W, 35-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 25 Ferris State L, 37-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 at Tiffin W, 35-17 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 8 Ashland W, 28-12 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 15 Lake Erie W, 59-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 22 Angelo State L, 42-41 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 4 at Wayne State W, 18-17 1 - - - - 0
Sep 13 at Malone W, 37-6 1 - - - - 0
Sep 20 Saginaw Valley State W, 26-20 1 - - - - 0
Sep 27 at Northern Michigan W, 34-31 1 - - - - 0
Oct 11 at Northwood W, 21-6 1 - - - - 0
Oct 18 Grand Valley State W, 35-14 1 - - - - 0
Oct 25 Ferris State L, 37-3 1 - - - - 0
Nov 1 at Tiffin W, 35-17 1 - - - - 0
Nov 8 Ashland W, 28-12 1 - - - - 0
Nov 15 Lake Erie W, 59-14 1 - - - - 0
Nov 22 Angelo State L, 42-41 1 - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 4 at Wayne State W, 18-17 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 13 at Malone W, 37-6 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 20 Saginaw Valley State W, 26-20 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 27 at Northern Michigan W, 34-31 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 11 at Northwood W, 21-6 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 18 Grand Valley State W, 35-14 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 25 Ferris State L, 37-3 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 1 at Tiffin W, 35-17 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 8 Ashland W, 28-12 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 15 Lake Erie W, 59-14 0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0 -
Nov 22 Angelo State L, 42-41 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 4 at Wayne State W, 18-17 5 1 6.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 13 at Malone W, 37-6 3 1 4.0 - - 0.5 2 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 20 Saginaw Valley State W, 26-20 9 2 11.0 - - 2 4 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 27 at Northern Michigan W, 34-31 0 6 6.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 11 at Northwood W, 21-6 0 3 3.0 - - 0.5 1 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 18 Grand Valley State W, 35-14 1 5 6.0 - - 0.5 1 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 25 Ferris State L, 37-3 2 1 3.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 at Tiffin W, 35-17 3 1 4.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 8 Ashland W, 28-12 4 2 6.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 15 Lake Erie W, 59-14 5 2 7.0 - - 0 - - - - 1 19 0 - - -
Nov 22 Angelo State L, 42-41 2 8 10.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2012-13 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2013-14 9 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2014-15 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2015-16 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 40 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2012-13 10 - - - - - - - -
2013-14 9 - - - - - - - -
2014-15 11 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 10 - - - - - - - -
Total 40 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2012-13 10 - - - - - - -
2013-14 9 - - - - - - -
2014-15 11 - - - - - - -
2015-16 10 - - - - - - -
Total 40 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2012-13 10 - - - - - - - 0
2013-14 9 - - - - - - - 0
2014-15 11 - - - - - - - 0
2015-16 10 - - - - - - - 0
Total 40 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2012-13 10 - - - - - - - -
2013-14 9 - - - - - - - -
2014-15 11 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 10 - - - - - - - -
Total 40 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2012-13 - - - - - - - - - -
2013-14 - - - - - - - - - -
2014-15 - - - - - - - - - -
2015-16 - - - - - - - - - -
Total - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2012-13 10 - - - - 0 .0
2013-14 9 - - - - 0 .0
2014-15 11 - - - - 0 .0
2015-16 10 - - - - 0 .0
Total 40 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2012-13 6 0.6 - - - - 0 1 - - - 0
2013-14 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2014-15 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
2015-16 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
Total 6 0.1 - - - - 0 1 - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2012-13 10 16 11 27.0 2.7 2 9 2 9 - 1 32 1 37 3 -
2013-14 9 35 16 51.0 5.7 1 12 3 18 1 - - - - 1 -
2014-15 11 34 32 66.0 6.0 - - 3.5 8 - - - 1 19 - -
2015-16 10 43 48 91.0 9.1 2.5 22 10.5 36 - - - 1 18 2 -
Total 40 128 107 235.0 5.9 5.5 43 19 71 1 1 32 3 74 6 -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 6 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 9 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
September 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
November 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 11 - - - - - - - -
Conference 10 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 6 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 9 - - - - - - - -
Losses 2 - - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 3 - - - - - - - -
November 4 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 11 - - - - - - -
Conference 10 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 6 - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 9 - - - - - - -
Losses 2 - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - -
October 3 - - - - - - -
November 4 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 11 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 10 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 6 - - - - - - - 0
Away 5 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 9 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 2 - - - - - - - 0
-
September 4 - - - - - - - 0
October 3 - - - - - - - 0
November 4 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 11 - - - - - - - -
Conference 10 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 6 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 9 - - - - - - - -
Losses 2 - - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 3 - - - - - - - -
November 4 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -
-
September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 11 - - - - 0 .0
Conference 10 - - - - 0 .0
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 6 - - - - 0 .0
Away 5 - - - - 0 .0
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 9 - - - - 0 .0
Losses 2 - - - - 0 .0
-
September 4 - - - - 0 .0
October 3 - - - - 0 .0
November 4 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
Conference 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
Away 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
Losses 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
-
September 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
October 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
November 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 11 34 32 66.0 6.0 - - 3.5 8 - - - 1 19 - -
Conference 10 32 24 56.0 5.6 - - 3.5 8 - - - 1 19 - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 6 23 20 43.0 7.2 - - 2.5 5 - - - 1 19 - -
Away 5 11 12 23.0 4.6 - - 1 3 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 9 30 23 53.0 5.9 - - 3.5 8 - - - 1 19 - -
Losses 2 4 9 13.0 6.5 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
September 4 17 10 27.0 6.8 - - 2.5 6 - - - - - - -
October 3 3 9 12.0 4.0 - - 1 2 - - - - - - -
November 4 14 13 27.0 6.8 - - 0 - - - - 1 19 - -