Week 2 FCS Football Top 25 Rankings

1#1 North Dakota State FCS Football 2013 PreviewNorth Dakota StateBison (2-0) avoid post-KSU hangover with 56-10 route of Ferris State. Brock Jensen throws for career-high 259 yards.1
2#2 Montana State FCS Football 2013 PreviewMontana StateMontana State was 0-6 against FBS teams under Rob Ash. They almost changed that, but lost 31-30 to SMU.2
3#3 Georgia Southern FCS Football 2013 PreviewGeorgia SouthernThe Eagles (2-0) have outscored their first two opponents by a combined 136-26 margin. But Wofford is next up.3
4#4 South Dakota State FCS Football 2013 PreviewSouth Dakota StateZach Zenner rushes for 295 yards and scores four TDs to lead South Dakota State (2-0) to a 35-28 victory.4
5#8 Eastern Washington FCS Football 2013 PreviewEastern Washington"Vernon Football" does his thing, throwing five TD passes to lead Eastern Washington (2-0) past Western Oregon.5
6#9 Towson FCS Football 2013 PreviewTowsonSenior QB Peter Athens hits for a career-high 232 passing yards as Tigers whip Holy Cross, 42-7.6
7#10 Northern Iowa FCS Football 2013 PreviewNorthern IowaThat's right, three MVC teams in the top seven. Northern Iowa (2-0) beats Drake, 45-14, for its best start since 2007.9
8#14 Montana FCS Football 2013 PreviewMontanaThe Grizzlies (1-0) move up in their bye week. They visit North Dakota on Saturday.11
9#12 Sam Houston State FCS Football 2013 PreviewSam Houston StateSam Houston State (1-1) isn't the first team to be smoked by "Johnny Football." Texas A&M wins, 65-28.10
10#7 Central Arkansas FCS Football 2013 PreviewCentral ArkansasCentral Arkansas (1-1) saw Colorado score 21 fourth-quarter points en route to victory.7
11#5 Wofford FCS Football 2013 PreviewWoffordThe Terriers (1-1) bounce back from Baylor disaster with impressive Southern Conference win.14
12#17 Richmond FCS Football 2013 PreviewRichmondThe Spiders (1-1) saw their upset bid shot down when N.C. State kicked a 48-yard field goal in the closing seconds.16
13#19 Eastern Illinois FCS Football 2013 PreviewEastern IllinoisEastern Illinois (2-0) stays unbeaten with a 40-37 double-overtime victory over Southern Illinois.17
14#18 Coastal Carolina FCS Football 2013 Preview Coastal CarolinaIt wasn't easy, but the Chanticleers (2-0) get the job done against SoCon foe Furman, 35-28.18
15#20 Bethune-Cookman FCS Football 2013 PreviewBethune-CookmanBethune-Cookman (2-0) holds Virginia Union to 182 total yards in its 66-7 victory.20
16#15 New Hampshire FCS Football 2013 PreviewNew HampshireThe Wildcats (0-1) led 13-0 at halftime against Central Michigan, but lost 24-21 on last-second field goal.15
17#13 Old Dominion FCS Football 2013 PreviewOld DominionThe Monarchs (0-2) aren't used to losing. QB Taylor Heinicke gets sacked four times in 47-10 loss to Maryland.12
18#23 Youngstown State FCS Football 2013 PreviewYoungstown StateYoungstown State (2-0) sets school record with 718 yards in 67-13 win over Morehead State. Michigan State is next.21
19#16 Illinois State FCS Football 2013 Preview
Illinois StateIllinois State (0-1) had a bye week. It meets Eastern Illinois next weekend.19
20Stony Brook Logo
Stony BrookStony Brook (1-0) opens play in the CAA with a 24-0 victory over host Rhode Island.23
21#21 Northern Arizona FCS Football 2013 PreviewNorthern ArizonaThe MVC might be the top league in FCS, but the Big Sky is right there, too. Northern Arizona (0-1) had a bye week.22
22#6 Villanova FCS Football 2013 PreviewVillanovaIt's safe to say Wildcats' coach Andy Talley didn't expect an 0-2 start. Fordham hadn't beaten 'Nova since 1920.8
23#25 Samford FCS Football 2013 PreviewSamfordSamford (1-1) gives Arkansas a tussle before falling 31-21. The Bulldogs led 21-17 entering the final quarter.24
24Chattanooga FCS Football Logo
ChattanoogaThe Mocs (1-1) have a much better showing this week as they dominate Georgia State, 42-14.NR
25McNeese State FCS Football Logo
McNeese StateMcNeese State (2-0) is showing it can score a ton of points. It has scored 111 points in two victories.NR