Week 6 FCS Football Top 25 Rankings

1North Dakota State LogoNorth Dakota StateNDSU (5-0) went to Illinois State and left with no doubt. No doubt who #1 is. A home date with Northern Iowa comes next.1
2James Madison LogoJames MadisonJMU (5-1) finished up their third straight road game, all wins, at Stony Brook. Welcome home, here comes 'Nova!2
3South Dakota State LogoSouth Dakota StateSDSU (4-1) trailed Southern Illinois at halftime. They regrouped and won comfortably. Long MVFC roadie to Youngstown next.3
4Weber State LogoWeber StateWSU (3-2) needed all 41 points to outscore Idaho, but still won. The home date with struggling Southern Utah should be easier.4
5Villanova LogoVillanova'Nova (6-0) had a tougher game than anticipated at W&M. Next week, they'll stay in Virginia, but JMU is a different monster.5
6Montana LogoMontanaUM (5-1) trailed early to Idaho State, then rampaged to a 59-20 blowout! They'll take the week off to cool the jets.8
7Montana State LogoMontana StateMSU (5-1) needed overtime to get by Cal Poly. A better effort will be needed when Sacramento State visits next weekend.9
8Nicholls LogoNichollsNU (3-2) recorded a big home win over Central Arkansas. What should be an easier home game with NW State is next.11
9Northern Iowa LogoNorthern IowaUNI (3-2) was methodical and direct in beating Youngstown State. Now comes their road trip to Fargo. Slobberknocker Saturday!14
10Furman LogoFurmanFurman (4-2) jumped all over Samford, cruising to an easy victory. A week off before playing The Citadel's triple option is a nice break.16
11Kennesaw State LogoKennesaw StateKSU (4-1) had the week off. Next week they host a Charleston Southern team who just got their first win.13
12Illinois State LogoIllinois StateISUred (3-2) took some lumps to the head from NDSU. Who doesn't normally? Next they travel down state to Southern Illinois.6
13Central Arkansas LogoCentral ArkansasUCA (3-2) lost an important game against Nicholls. Now the McNeese home game takes on even more importance.7
14Jacksonville State LogoJacksonville StateJSU (4-2) rebounded from their opening OVC loss to beat Tennessee State. Next they travel to winless Eastern Illinois.17
15North Carolina A&T LogoNorth Carolina A&TNC A&T (4-1) destroyed Norfolk State, 58-19. Now they get another bye before they resume their MEAC annihilation tour.15
16Southeastern LouisianaSoutheastern LouisianaSELA (3-2) could have been in control of the Southland, but McNeese had other ideas. A tough homer with Incarnate Word awaits.10
17Towson LogoTowsonTowson (3-2) had the week off after losing two straight. Will the week off get them on track when Albany visits?18
18Delaware FCS Football Top 25DelawareUD (3-2) had the week off also, after their close call loss to FBS Pittsburgh. Now they travel to an Elon team, desparate for a win.20
19Southeast Missouri State LogoSE Missouri StateSEMO (3-2) needed two overtimes to dispatch of a very game Tennessee Tech. A road game to Austin Peay is next.23
20North Dakota LogoNorth DakotaUND (3-2) has played a really good schedule and has two really good wins. A trip to Idaho State is tricky, but winnable.NR
21Youngstown State FCS Football Top 25Youngstown StateYSU (4-1) lost a tough road game at UNI. Doesn't get any easier next week when SDSU visits Penguin Town.19
22Stony Brook LogoStony BrookSB (4-2) had their three game win streak snapped by JMU. Now UNH is coming to town with a three game win streak of their own.21
23Sam Houston State LogoSam Houston StateSHSU (4-2) won the Woodlands game over Stephen F. Austin. A home date with Lamar comes next weekend.NR
24New Hampshire LogoNew HampshireUNH (3-2) won a third straight, beating Elon. A top 25 date at Stony Brook comes next weekend, with major playoff implications.NR
25UC Davis LogoUC DavisUC-D (2-4) is in severe danger of finding their 2019 lost with 3 of 6 remaining games vs. playoff hopefuls. They HAVE to beat Cal Poly next.12


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