FCS Football 2013 Preseason Top 25 Rankings

1#1 North Dakota State FCS Football 2013 PreviewNorth Dakota StateCan North Dakota State make it three in a row? The Bison just keep on winning and it will not end now.
2#2 Montana State FCS Football 2013 PreviewMontana StateThe skill players Montana State has very impressive, but the defense must improve to win championships.
3#3 Georgia Southern FCS Football 2013 PreviewGeorgia SouthernGSU will be in the FBS next year, but for now they can try and win another conference title on their way out.
4#4 South Dakota State FCS Football 2013 PreviewSouth Dakota StateSDSU has a great running back in Zach Zenner and an emerging quarterback in Austin Sumner. NDSU better watch out.
5#5 Wofford FCS Football 2013 PreviewWoffordWofford has Appalachian State and Georgia Southern to deal with for one more year in the Southern Conference.
6#6 Villanova FCS Football 2013 PreviewVillanovaThe Wildcats turned things around in 2012 and they should be in a for a great 2013 campaign.
7#7 Central Arkansas FCS Football 2013 PreviewCentral ArkansasWith quarterback Wynrick Smothers leading the way, Central Arkansas has great firepower.
8#8 Eastern Washington FCS Football 2013 PreviewEastern WashingtonBehind a strong passing attack, Eastern Washington will again compete for a Big Sky title and a spot in the playoffs.
9#9 Towson FCS Football 2013 PreviewTowsonThe Tigers missed out on the playoffs last season, but they will be right back in the mix this year.
10#10 Northern Iowa FCS Football 2013 PreviewNorthern IowaNorthern Iowa struggled in 2012 with injuries and a very tough schedule. This year will be much better.
11#11 Appalachian State FCS Football 2013 PreviewAppalachian StateAppalachian State has a new coach and is ineligible for postseason play as they keep moving towards the FBS.
12#12 Sam Houston State FCS Football 2013 PreviewSam Houston StateTimothy Flanders, Brian Bell, Chance Nelson and Richard Sincere are going to spend a lot of time in the end zone.
13#13 Old Dominion FCS Football 2013 PreviewOld DominionWith the transition to the FBS almost complete, ODU has nothing to play for in 2013.
14#14 Montana FCS Football 2013 Preview MontanaEven though they won just five games last season, the expectations for Montana are still very high.
15#15 New Hampshire FCS Football 2013 PreviewNew HampshireThe New Hampshire offense is going to score points, but the team must player better defense to win the CAA.
16#16 Illinois State FCS Football 2013 Preview
Illinois StateA tough schedule awaits Illinois State and they have a lot of talent to replace on both sides of the ball.
17#17 Richmond FCS Football 2013 PreviewRichmondCoach Danny Rocco turned around Richmond in a hurry. Year two could be even better.
18#18 Coastal Carolina FCS Football 2013 PreviewCoastal CarolinaQuarterback Aramis Hillary is gone and so is running back Jeremy Height, but CCU is reloaded.
19#19 Eastern Illinois FCS Football 2013 PreviewEastern IllinoisFor one more year we get to see Jimmy Garoppolo hook up with receiving superstar Erik Lora.
20#20 Bethune-Cookman FCS Football 2013 PreviewBethune-CookmanThe Wildcats should again dominate the MEAC, but can this group win a playoff game?
21#21 Northern Arizona FCS Football 2013 PreviewNorthern ArizonaIf NAU can get past their disappinting conclusion to the 2012 campaign, they will be right back in the playoff mix.
22#22 Chattanooga FCS Football 2013 PreviewChattanoogaThere may not be a better defense in all the country than the one Chattanooga is sporting in 2013.
23#23 Youngstown State FCS Football 2013 PreviewYoungstown StateThe Penguins have had a disappointing run lately, yet quarterback Kurt Hess can change that.
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Stony BrookFormer Iowa running back Marcus Coker is ready to take the lead as Stony Brook moves into the CAA.
25#25 Samford FCS Football 2013 PreviewSamfordSamford has offensive firepower, but is it enough to compete with the best in the Southern Conference?