Week 11 FCS Football Top 25 Rankings

1#4 New Hampshire FCS Football 2014 PreviewNew HampshireThe Wildcats have won eight straight, including Saturday's 41-14 win over RIU. Their only loss came to FBS Toledo.2
2#3 North Dakota State FCS Football 2014 PreviewNorth Dakota StateStreak had to end sometime. Congratulations to Bison for extraordinary success. Still, do you want to play this team?1
3#12 Coastal Carolina FCS Football 2014 PreviewCoastal CarolinaThe Chanticleers go to 10-0 with easy win over Charlotte. Monmouth comes to town next week.3
4#11 Jacksonville State FCS Football 2014 Preview
Jacksonville StateJax State takes care of EKU in a key OVC contest, but an improving Eastern Illinois looms next weekend.4
5#1 Eastern Washington FCS Football 2014 PreviewEastern WashingtonWelcome back Vernon, as the Eagles win a huge game over Montana. All Adams did was throw for 399 yards and 4 TDs.5
6#6 Villanova FCS Football 2014 PreviewVillanovaVillanova pulls away in the second half to topple Towson, 42-14. Albany and Delaware remain in the regular season.6
7#9 Chattanooga FCS Football 2014 PreviewChattanoogaThe Mocs (7-3) take care of Wofford. Tennessee Tech is up next as the Mocs have a shot for a top 8 playoff seed.9
8Illinois State FCS Football Top 25 RankingsIllinois StateBig win over Youngstown State gets the Redbirds closer to a playoff bid. South Dakota and Southern Illinois remain.12
9#14 Fordham FCS Football 2014 PreviewFordhamFriday night's 30-27 OT victory over Bucknell gives the Rams the Patriot League's automatic playoff bid.11
10Northern Iowa FCS Football Top 25 RankingsNorthern IowaAlthough they've knocked off two unbeatens in consecutive weeks, UNI (6-4) must likely win their last two.17
11#5 Montana FCS Football 2014 PreviewMontanaThe Grizzlies have the bad misfortune to face EWU with a healthy Adams. They might need two wins for playoffs.10
12#18 Richmond FCS Football 2014 PreviewRichmondA bad loss for the Spiders at Maine although Orono is one of the tougher places to play. JMU and W&M remain.8
13Montana State FCS Football Top 25 RankingsMontana StateMontana State tops Portland State, but a must-win game at home against ISU is next, then comes rival Montana.14
14#2 Southeastern Louisiana FCS Football 2014 PreviewSoutheastern LouisianaSE Louisiana picks up easy win over Houston Baptist. McNeese State is next in what might be a must-win contest.15
15Youngstown State FCS Football Top 25 RankingsYoungstown StateIf the Penguins (7-3) weren't on the playoff bubble before, they are now after losing to Illinois State.13
16#8 McNeese State FCS Football 2014 PreviewMcNeese StateSomebody please make some sense of the Southland. Big loss to Stephen F. Austin with SE Louisiana looming.7
17Eastern Kentucky FCS Football Top 25 RankingsEastern KentuckyDespite loss to Jax State, the Colonels are in line for a playoff berth…provided they take care of business.16
18Liberty FCS Football Top 25 RankingsLibertyThe Flames top Monmouth with Charleston Southern next, then comes Coastal Carolina to close out season.18
19Northern Arizona FCS Football Top 25 Rankings
Northern ArizonaNorthern Arizona nearly let a 23-7 advantage slip away against UC Davis, but if it keeps winning, it should be in.19
20Bryant FCS Football Top 25 RankingsBryantBryant survived Duquesne's upset bid. The NEC's auto bid could be on the line next week at Sacred Heart.20
21Bethune-Cookman FCS Football Top 25 RankingsBethune-CookmanBCU holds off Norfolk State 13-7 in a Thursday night contest. They play Hampton this Thursday night.21
22#10 South Dakota State FCS Football 2014 PreviewSouth Dakota StateGotta believe if the Jackrabbits win their last two against WIU and South Dakota, they'll be playoff bound.22
23#16 Sam Houston State FCS Football 2014 PreviewSam Houston StateSHSU has won 5-of-6 and will be the favorite in their last two. Win at McNeese should offset loss to D-II Pueblo.25
24Harvard FCS Football Top 25 Rankings
HarvardHarvard remains unbeaten by rolling over Columbia. The Penn Quakers are up next.24
25Stephen F. Austin FCS Football Top 25 RankingsStephen F. AustinStephen F. Austin tops McNeese. Could Southland get four teams in the playoffs? It's a longshot but not far-fetched.NR