Week 2 Spring FCS Football Top 25

1#4 Weber State FCS Football 2020 PreviewWeber StateWSU (1-0) beat down Idaho State, like they were supposed to. Now, a week to celebrate as their game at Cal Poly is postponed.3
2North Dakota FCS Football Top 25North DakotaUND (2-0) whipped South Dakota State. This after crushing Southern Illinois. Another home game this week - South Dakota.16
3#5 Villanova FCS Football 2020 PreviewVillanova'Nova (0-0) starts Colonial play this week, at Stony Brook.4
4#8 James Madison FCS Football 2020 PreviewJames MadisonJMU (2-0) actually had a difficult time beating Robert Morris. CAA play from here on out. First up, at an injury depleted Elon.5
5#25 Southern Illinois FCS Football 2020 PreviewSouthern IllinoisSIU (2-1) Were they playing look ahead? After disappointing loss at UND, came home and owned NDSU. At Youngstown State next.20
6#3 South Dakota State FCS Football 2020 PreviewSouth Dakota StateSDSU (1-1) were throttled by North Dakota, but still have that road win at UNI. Get first home game next week with Westen Illinois.2
7#6 Northern Iowa FCS Football 2020 PreviewNorthern Iowa
UNI (1-1) bounced back, shutting out Youngstown State. They host Illinois State next week.6
8#17 Jacksonville State FCS Football 2020 PreviewJacksonville State
JSU (4-1) won their OVC opener vs. Tennessee Tech. Next week they get their rescheduled opener at Tennessee State.7
9#1 North Dakota State FCS Football 2020 PreviewNorth Dakota StateNDSU (2-1) had their 39-game win streak obliterated by SIU. Expect Missouri State to see the Bison wrath on the rebound.1
10#10 Kennesaw State FCS Football 2020 PreviewKennesaw StateKSU (1-0) beat lower class Shorter, 35-3, actually losing in the 2nd quarter. Bye this week before Charleston Southern at home.8
11#12 Albany FCS Football 2020 PreviewAlbanySUNY-A (0-0) opens Colonial conference action at New Hampshire next week.10
12#24 Sam Houston State FCS Football 2020 PreviewSam Houston StateSHSU (1-0) for all the talk about last season's improve defense, they win a 43-38 shootout over SLU. This week they get a bye.15
13#22 Nicholls FCS Football 2020 PreviewNichollsNSU (2-0) took liberties against Lamar this time. Right now, they've won two games 142-3. Will Northwestern State slow them down?14
14#21 Southeast Missouri State FCS Football 2020 PreviewSoutheast Missouri StateSEMO (1-1) waited a long time to avenge the loss to SIU. Eastern Illinois took that punishment. Home against Murray State next.21
15#20 Southeastern Louisiana FCS Football 2020 PreviewSoutheastern LouisianaSLU (0-1) drop a road opener against SHSU. The home opener comes this week with instate brother, McNeese.13
16Chattanooga FCS Football Top 25ChattanoogaUTC (1-1) gets an impressive SoCon opening victory against Wofford. They go to The Citadel next.NR
17#18 Eastern Washington FCS Football 2020 PreviewEastern WashingtonEWU (0-1) was that late field goal good or not? Upon further review, still a loss. They'll host Northern Arizona next week.12
18#14 Wofford FCS Football 2020 PreviewWofford
Wofford (0-1) was run over by the Chattanooga choo-choo. Need to regroup quick as ETSU comes having a week's rest.11
19South Dakota FCS Football Top 25South DakotaUSD (1-0) went to Normal to play the Redbirds and left with an abnormal result. Can they go to UND and repeat this performance?NR
20#11 Illinois State FCS Football 2020 PreviewIllinois StateISURed (0-1) figured South Dakota to be tough, but not to lose. And now a UNI/NDSU double-dip road trip is on the docket. Oooof!9
21Incarnate Word FCS Football Top 25Incarnate WordUIW (1-0) went to McNeese and went straight rodeo-style on the Cowboys, 48-28. A road game against Lamar awaits.NR
22Idaho FCS Football Top 25IdahoIdaho (1-0) may have benefitted from controversial camera homecooking. Still a win over EWU. UC-Davis visits next, COVID willing.NR
23Maine FCS Football Top 25MaineUM (0-0) opens spring play at Delaware this week.22
24New Hampshire FCS Football Top 25New HampshireUNH (0-0) opens spring play at home against Albany this week.23
25VMI FCS Football Top 25Virginia MilitaryVMI (1-0) upset previously ranked Furman, 14-13. Can the Keydets parlay this win into real success? At Western Carolina next.NR