6 Clay Finley
6 Clay Finley
Height: 6-3
Weight: 215
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Muscatine, Iowa
High School: Muscatine
Position: DE
gp 9
tk 43.0
sac 4.5
int 1
ffum 1

Honors & Awards
3-year letterwinner ... 2013: 2nd Team all-IIAC, 1st Team Academic all-District 8 (Capital One), Academic all-IIAC ... 2012: Academic all-IIAC 

Career Highs
Tackles: 8 (twice)
Tackles for Loss: 4.0 (UW-River Falls, 9/21/13)
Sacks: 2 (twice)

2015 | senior
Named team captain for second season in a row. 

2014 | senior
Sat out final six games after suffering a knee injury against Buena Vista in week four ... granted a medical hardship to retain a year of eligibility.

2013 | junior
Named Second Team all-Iowa Conference, First Team Capital One Academic all-District 8 and Academic all-Iowa Conference ... a team captain ... earned third varsity letter ... appeared in all 10 games with eight starts at defensive end ... led team in tackles for loss (10.5) and sacks (4.5) ... made 31 total tackles, 21 solo ... also broke up four passes ... set a career-high with eight tackles, including a career-best four TFLs against UW-River Falls on Sept. 21 ... made seven tackles and 1.5 sacks against Central on Oct. 12 ... tied career-high with eight tackles against Coe on Oct. 26, making one sack and 1.5 TFLs ... made two tackles - both sacks - against Dubuque on Nov. 2. 

2012 | sophomore
Named to the Iowa Conference All-Academic Team ... earned second varsity letter ... appeared in all 10 games ... made 22 tackles (11 solo), including six ackles for loss and three sacks from his defensive end spot ... ranked fourth on the team in sacks ... recovered one fumble ... made a season-high five tackles (three solo) against Luther, including three tackles for loss and two sacks ... made four tackles for loss in final two games.

2011 | freshman
Earned first varsity letter ... appeared in five games ... made three total tackles.

High School
Graduated in 2007 ... homeschooled ... coached by Brian Sauser ... named honorable mention all-conference in football for Muscatine ... named first team all-district and second team all-conference in baseball.

Personal
Born Jan. 28, 1989 ... son of Dean and Tina Finley ... has two brothers, Clint (29) and Grant (28), and one sister, Tana (25) ... majoring in exercise science with a minor in coaching ... a veteran of the U.S. Army ... served 3 1/2 years in the Army, spending one year in Afghanistan.

Recent Games
Oct 10 Dubuque L, 31-24
Oct 17 at Coe W, 18-15
Oct 24 at Loras L, 27-9
Oct 31 Central (Iowa) L, 31-24
Nov 7 at Wartburg L, 51-45
Nov 14 at Luther W, 42-28
Statistics category Overall Conf
Solo tackles 20 13
Assists 23 18
Tackles 43.0 31.0
Tackles per game 4.8 4.4
Sacks 4.5 4.5
Sack yards 22 22
Interceptions 1 1
Returned for touchdown 0 0
Fumble recoveries 2 2
Fumble return TDs 0 0
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Aug 22 Graceland   - - - - - - - - -
Sep 5 Wis.-River Falls W, 28-21 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 19 at Ill. Wesleyan L, 49-7 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 26 Elmhurst L, 31-12 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 3 Buena Vista W, 43-13 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 10 Dubuque L, 31-24 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 17 at Coe W, 18-15 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 24 at Loras L, 27-9 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 31 Central (Iowa) L, 31-24 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 7 at Wartburg L, 51-45 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 14 at Luther W, 42-28 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Aug 22 Graceland   - - - - - - -
Sep 5 Wis.-River Falls W, 28-21 - - - - - - -
Sep 19 at Ill. Wesleyan L, 49-7 - - - - - - -
Sep 26 Elmhurst L, 31-12 - - - - - - -
Oct 3 Buena Vista W, 43-13 - - - - - - -
Oct 10 Dubuque L, 31-24 - - - - - - -
Oct 17 at Coe W, 18-15 - - - - - - -
Oct 24 at Loras L, 27-9 - - - - - - -
Oct 31 Central (Iowa) L, 31-24 - - - - - - -
Nov 7 at Wartburg L, 51-45 - - - - - - -
Nov 14 at Luther W, 42-28 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Aug 22 Graceland   - - - - - - -
Sep 5 Wis.-River Falls W, 28-21 - - - - - - -
Sep 19 at Ill. Wesleyan L, 49-7 - - - - - - -
Sep 26 Elmhurst L, 31-12 - - - - - - -
Oct 3 Buena Vista W, 43-13 - - - - - - -
Oct 10 Dubuque L, 31-24 - - - - - - -
Oct 17 at Coe W, 18-15 - - - - - - -
Oct 24 at Loras L, 27-9 - - - - - - -
Oct 31 Central (Iowa) L, 31-24 - - - - - - -
Nov 7 at Wartburg L, 51-45 - - - - - - -
Nov 14 at Luther W, 42-28 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Aug 22 Graceland   - - - - - -
Sep 5 Wis.-River Falls W, 28-21 - - - - - -
Sep 19 at Ill. Wesleyan L, 49-7 - - - - - 0
Sep 26 Elmhurst L, 31-12 - - - - - 0
Oct 3 Buena Vista W, 43-13 - - - - - 0
Oct 10 Dubuque L, 31-24 - - - - - 0
Oct 17 at Coe W, 18-15 - - - - - 0
Oct 24 at Loras L, 27-9 - - - - - 0
Oct 31 Central (Iowa) L, 31-24 - - - - - 0
Nov 7 at Wartburg L, 51-45 - - - - - 0
Nov 14 at Luther W, 42-28 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Aug 22 Graceland   - - - - - - - -
Sep 5 Wis.-River Falls W, 28-21 - - - - - - - -
Sep 19 at Ill. Wesleyan L, 49-7 - - - - - - - -
Sep 26 Elmhurst L, 31-12 - - - - - - - -
Oct 3 Buena Vista W, 43-13 - - - - - - - -
Oct 10 Dubuque L, 31-24 - - - - - - - -
Oct 17 at Coe W, 18-15 - - - - - - - -
Oct 24 at Loras L, 27-9 - - - - - - - -
Oct 31 Central (Iowa) L, 31-24 - - - - - - - -
Nov 7 at Wartburg L, 51-45 - - - - - - - -
Nov 14 at Luther W, 42-28 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Aug 22 Graceland   - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 5 Wis.-River Falls W, 28-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 19 at Ill. Wesleyan L, 49-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 26 Elmhurst L, 31-12 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 3 Buena Vista W, 43-13 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 10 Dubuque L, 31-24 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 17 at Coe W, 18-15 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 24 at Loras L, 27-9 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 31 Central (Iowa) L, 31-24 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 7 at Wartburg L, 51-45 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 14 at Luther W, 42-28 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Aug 22 Graceland   - - - - - -
Sep 5 Wis.-River Falls W, 28-21 - - - - - -
Sep 19 at Ill. Wesleyan L, 49-7 1 - - - - 0
Sep 26 Elmhurst L, 31-12 1 - - - - 0
Oct 3 Buena Vista W, 43-13 1 - - - - 0
Oct 10 Dubuque L, 31-24 1 - - - - 0
Oct 17 at Coe W, 18-15 1 - - - - 0
Oct 24 at Loras L, 27-9 1 - - - - 0
Oct 31 Central (Iowa) L, 31-24 1 - - - - 0
Nov 7 at Wartburg L, 51-45 1 - - - - 0
Nov 14 at Luther W, 42-28 1 - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Aug 22 Graceland   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 5 Wis.-River Falls W, 28-21 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 19 at Ill. Wesleyan L, 49-7 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 26 Elmhurst L, 31-12 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 3 Buena Vista W, 43-13 0 - - - - - 0 - - 1 0 -
Oct 10 Dubuque L, 31-24 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 17 at Coe W, 18-15 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 24 at Loras L, 27-9 0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0 -
Oct 31 Central (Iowa) L, 31-24 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 7 at Wartburg L, 51-45 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 14 at Luther W, 42-28 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Aug 22 Graceland   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 5 Wis.-River Falls W, 28-21 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 19 at Ill. Wesleyan L, 49-7 3 2 5.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 26 Elmhurst L, 31-12 4 3 7.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 3 Buena Vista W, 43-13 4 2 6.0 2 11 3 14 - 1 0 - - - - - 1
Oct 10 Dubuque L, 31-24 1 3 4.0 1 7 1.5 7 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 17 at Coe W, 18-15 2 1 3.0 1 3 1 3 - 1 - - - - - - -
Oct 24 at Loras L, 27-9 1 2 3.0 - - 0.5 2 - - - 1 18 0 1 - -
Oct 31 Central (Iowa) L, 31-24 2 5 7.0 0.5 1 1 1 1 - - - - - 1 - -
Nov 7 at Wartburg L, 51-45 0 3 3.0 - - 0.5 0 - - - - - - 1 - -
Nov 14 at Luther W, 42-28 3 2 5.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2011-12 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2012-13 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2013-14 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2014-15 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2015-16 9 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 38 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2011-12 5 - - - - - - - -
2012-13 10 - - - - - - - -
2013-14 10 - - - - - - - -
2014-15 4 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 9 - - - - - - - -
Total 38 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2011-12 5 - - - - - - -
2012-13 10 - - - - - - -
2013-14 10 - - - - - - -
2014-15 4 - - - - - - -
2015-16 9 - - - - - - -
Total 38 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2011-12 5 - - - - - - - 0
2012-13 10 - - - - - - - 0
2013-14 10 - - - - - - - 0
2014-15 4 - - - - - - - 0
2015-16 9 - - - - - - - 0
Total 38 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2011-12 5 - - - - - - - -
2012-13 10 - - - - - - - -
2013-14 10 - - - - - - - -
2014-15 4 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 9 - - - - - - - -
Total 38 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2011-12 - - - - - - - - - -
2012-13 - - - - - - - - - -
2013-14 - - - - - - - - - -
2014-15 - - - - - - - - - -
2015-16 - - - - - - - - - -
Total - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2011-12 5 - - - - 0 .0
2012-13 10 - - - - 0 .0
2013-14 10 - - - - 0 .0
2014-15 4 - - - - 0 .0
2015-16 9 - - - - 0 .0
Total 38 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2011-12 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2012-13 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2013-14 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2014-15 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2015-16 0 0.0 - - - - 0 0 - - - 0
Total 0 0.0 - - - - 0 0 - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2011-12 5 1 2 3.0 .6 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2012-13 10 11 11 22.0 2.2 3 20 6 25 - 1 0 - - - -
2013-14 10 21 10 31.0 3.1 4.5 24 10.5 39 - - - - - 4 -
2014-15 4 9 5 14.0 3.5 2 19 4.5 23 1 - - - - 1 -
2015-16 9 20 23 43.0 4.8 4.5 22 7.5 27 1 2 14 1 18 3 -
Total 38 62 51 113.0 3.0 14 85 28.5 114 2 3 14 1 18 8 -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 9 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 7 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 6 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
September 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
November 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 9 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 4 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 3 - - - - - - - -
Losses 6 - - - - - - - -
-
September 2 - - - - - - - -
October 5 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 9 - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 4 - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 3 - - - - - - -
Losses 6 - - - - - - -
-
September 2 - - - - - - -
October 5 - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 9 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 7 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 4 - - - - - - - 0
Away 5 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 3 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 6 - - - - - - - 0
-
September 2 - - - - - - - 0
October 5 - - - - - - - 0
November 2 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 9 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 4 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 3 - - - - - - - -
Losses 6 - - - - - - - -
-
September 2 - - - - - - - -
October 5 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - - -
  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 9 - - - - 0 .0
Conference 7 - - - - 0 .0
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 4 - - - - 0 .0
Away 5 - - - - 0 .0
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 3 - - - - 0 .0
Losses 6 - - - - 0 .0
-
September 2 - - - - 0 .0
October 5 - - - - 0 .0
November 2 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 0 0.0 - - - - 0 0 - - - 0
Conference 0 0.0 - - - - 0 0 - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 0 0.0 - - - - - 0 - - - 0
Away 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 0 0.0 - - - - - 0 - - - 0
Losses 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
-
September 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
October 0 0.0 - - - - 0 0 - - - 0
November 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 9 20 23 43.0 4.8 4.5 22 7.5 27 1 2 14 1 18 3 -
Conference 7 13 18 31.0 4.4 4.5 22 7.5 27 1 2 14 1 18 3 -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 4 11 13 24.0 6.0 3.5 19 5.5 22 1 1 14 - - 1 -
Away 5 9 10 19.0 3.8 1 3 2 5 - 1 0 1 18 2 -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 3 9 5 14.0 4.7 3 14 4 17 - 2 14 - - - -
Losses 6 11 18 29.0 4.8 1.5 8 3.5 10 1 - - 1 18 3 -
-
September 2 7 5 12.0 6.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 5 10 13 23.0 4.6 4.5 22 7 27 1 2 14 1 18 2 -
November 2 3 5 8.0 4.0 - - 0.5 0 - - - - - 1 -