Week 2 FCS Football Top 25 Rankings

1North Dakota State Logo
North Dakota StateNDSU (2-0) crushed UND, in the "Who was really surprised?" game of the week. Travel to Delaware next week should be tougher.1
2James Madison LogoJames MadisonJMU (1-1) beat up on St. Francis this week and figures to do the same with Morgan State next.2
3Weber State LogoWeber StateWSU (1-1) took some effort to dispatch of Cal Poly, but go it done. A second FBS road game in 2019, at Nevada, next week.4
4Eastern Washington LogoEastern WashingtonEWU's (1-1) offense clicked against sub-FCS Lindenwood, but gave up 31 on defense? They better play better at Jax State.3
5UC Davis LogoUC DavisUC-D (1-1) almost bowed to San Diego's impressive home win streak, but persevered. Home date with Lehigh is next.5
6South Dakota State LogoSouth Dakota StateSDSU (1-1) beat Long Island in the Sharks innagural FCS game. Next, a strange road game to Pioneer League's Drake.6
7Towson LogoTowsonTowson (2-0) starts conference play on the road at Maine next week. Definitely one of the games of the week.7
8Nicholls LogoNichollsNicholls (0-1) had the week off. Now a trip to Prairie View A&M before the schules starts getting tougher.8
9Illinois State LogoIllinois StateISUred (1-1) disposed of Morehead State with minimal effort. A dangerous rivalry game at a struggling Eastern Illinois next.9
10Montana LogoMontanaMontana (2-0) beat UNA and now have a win at home and on the road. Now, a win at FBS Oregon would be ultra-impressive!10
11Central Arkansas LogoCentral ArkansasUCA (2-0) parlayed their FBS upset with a road win at Austin Peay. SLC action starts next week when hosting Abilene Christian.17
12Sam Houston State LogoSam Houston StateSHSU (1-1) destroyed Panhandle State in a meaningless game. A road trip to North Dakota will finally show us something.12
13Montana State LogoMontana StateMSU (1-1) handily beat a very strong SEMO at home. Travel to a struggling Western Illinois next. Avoid the trap!18
14Northern Iowa LogoNorthern IowaUNI (1-1) put SUU away early, then coasted. Panthers take the week off before hosting Idaho State.24
15Southeastern LouisianaSoutheastern LouisianaSELA (1-0) got the week off thanks to Hurricane Dorian. This road trip to FBS Mississippi provides another big win opportunity.20
16Jacksonville State LogoJacksonville StateJSU (1-1) gained some redemption, beating Chattanooga. Next week's game at home with Eastern Washington should be tough also.22
17Chattanooga LogoChattanoogaMocs (1-1) lost at nearby Jax State. Now, can they overcome a seemingly vulnerable FBS Tennessee?13
18Maine LogoMaineMaine (1-1) lost to FBS Georgia Southern, but a pivotal conference opener at home with Towson will mean more.14
19Furman LogoFurmanFurman (1-1) was beating FBS Georgia State much of their game, but fell eventually. Another FBS trip to Virginia Tech is next.15
20Southeast Missouri State LogoSE Missouri StateSEMO (1-1) lost a tough road game at Montana State, but no fault there. Going to FBS Missouri should prove even stronger.16
21Kennesaw State LogoKennesaw StateKSU (1-1) taught us nothing beating Point. Taught us a lot losing to FBS Kent State. Go to Alabama State next.25
22North Carolina A&T LogoNorth Carolina A&TA&T (1-1) played FBS Duke close early before wearing out. A trip to Charleston Southern awaits.19
23Elon LogoElonElon (1-1) beat a pretty solid Citadel team. CAA road opener against Richmond happens next week.21
24Indiana State LogoIndiana StateISUblue (0-2) lost a surprising game to Dayton at home. They host a good Eastern Kentucky next. Playoff important? Yep!11
25Lamar LogoLamarLamar (2-0) drops with an overtime win over Mississippi Valley State. FBS Texas A&M will not be as accomodating.23