Christian Kuntz
Christian  Kuntz

RS Junior

Pittsburgh, Pa.

High School:
Chartiers Valley

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 220



Christian Kuntz Named CFPA Elite Linebacker Award Recipient

Junior linebacker adds to long list of post-season accolades


Christian Kuntz Named to CSN Fabulous Fifty All-America Team

Sixth national award for junior linebacker


Christian Kuntz Receives Three Additional FCS Football Honors

Named Walter Camp All-American, ECAC All-Star and ECAC Defensive Player of the Year


Christian Kuntz Named FCS ADA All-America

Fourth All-America award for junior linebacker


Christian Kuntz Named AP All-America

Is the third underclassman in school history to earn AP FCS All-America honors


Duquesne 30, Saint Francis 20

Duquesne 30, Saint Francis 20


Duquesne 27, CCSU 10

Duquesne 27, CCSU 10


Duquesne 24, CCSU 21

Duquesne 24, CCSU 21


Duquesne 34, Wagner 7

Duquesne 34, Wagner 7

Pronunciation: KOONCE

2015 FCS ADA All-America
2015 Associated Press Second Team All-America
2015 STATS FCS First Team All-America
2015 College Sports Madness Third Team All-America
2015 NEC Defensive Player of the Year
2015 First Team All-NEC
2013 Sports Network Third Team All-America
2013 First Team All-NEC

2013 All-American linebacker suffered an off-the-field injury in the spring and missed the 2014 season.

as a junior (2014)
Medical redshirt.

as a sophomore (2013)
Started all 11 games at linebacker ... led the nation in tackles for loss (1.8/g.) in becoming just the fifth Duquesne player to be named All-American (Third Team) by The Sports Network ... was the first sophomore in school history to earn All-American honors from any affiliate ... was the only Duke named First Team All-NEC ... was a two-time NEC Defensive Player of the Week ... tied for the team lead with 74 tackles (32 solo) and led the Dukes in tackles for loss (19.5) and sacks (9.0) ... also tied for team-high with two fumbles forced ... had a season-high 11 tackles at Sacred Heart ... had 10 tackles including 4.5 tackles for loss (3.5 of which were sacks) in the season-ending win at Monmouth ... 3.0 of his 10 tackles at Dayton were for losses ... 4.0 of his eight tackles vs. West Liberty were for losses totaling 11 yards ... posted his second career interception in week nine at Sacred Heart

as a freshman (2012)
Played in all 11 games with a start in the opener at Old Dominion as a true freshman ... finished with 38 tackles (15 solo) and 2.0 tackles for loss ... had 12 stops (3 solo) and returned an interception 49 yards for a score against ODU ... the 49-yard score, which came with 38 seconds left in the second quarter, gave the Dukes a 20-10 halftime lead ... had four tackles each in four other games ... recovered fumbles against both Saint Francis and Albany.

played football and basketball at Chartiers Valley ... suffered a ruptured spleen during an August practice as a returning captain prior to his senior football season ... the injury sidelined him for the year ... managed to return and be cleared to play two days before the first game of his senior basketball season ... major: general business ... date of birth: 4/13/94.


Dukes 100

Dukes Social

SPONSORED BY:   Schneider Downs


  • Loading Tweets...
    1 second ago