Week 10 FCS Football Top 25 Rankings

1#1 North Dakota State FCS Football 2013 PreviewNorth Dakota StateThe Bison (8-0) enjoy a bye week before Illinois State visits Fargo next week.1
2Montana State FCS Football Top 25Montana StateCody Kirk's TD with 6:35 remaining helped Montana State (7-2) defeat pesky Northern Colorado; EWU looms.2
3Eastern Illinois FCS Football Top 25 RankingsEastern IllinoisJimmy Garoppolo throws for 399 yards and four TDs as Eastern Illinois (8-1) looks to be in line for a high playoff seed.3
4#8 Eastern Washington FCS Football 2013 PreviewEastern WashingtonEastern Washington (7-2) tops Idaho State, 55-34, as the two teams combined for 1,309 yards.4
5Coastal Carolina FCS Football Top 25Coastal CarolinaCoastal Carolina (9-0) tops Charlotte to remain as one of only three unbeaten teams in the FCS ranks.6
6Fordham FCS Football Top 25 RankingsFordhamFordham (9-0) nips upset-minded Holy Cross, 32-30, as QB Michael Nebrich throws for 524 yards.7
7Sam Houston State FCS Football Top 25Sam Houston StateThe Bearkats (7-2) scored 28 points in less than 2:30 to beat Stephen F. Austin.9
8Bethune-Cookman FCS Football Top 25Bethune-CookmanBCU (8-1) picks up its 18th straight MEAC victory as its defense holds NC Central to minus-1 yard rushing.10
9Youngstown State FCS Football Top 25 RankingsYoungstown StateYoungstown State (8-1) stays tied with North Dakota State in the MVFC as late TD propels Penguins to thrilling win.11
10Old Dominion FCS Football Top 25Old DominionOld Dominion (6-3) has little trouble with URI as Monarchs win 66-14. QB Taylor Heinicke throws six TD passes.12
11Northern Arizona FCS Football Top 25Northern ArizonaNorthern Arizona (7-2) seems to be flying under the radar a little bit as it rolls to a 48-27 victory over North Dakota.13
12Maine FCS Football Top 25 RankingsMaineMaine (8-1) rallies to upend Stony Brook in CAA action, 19-14. The Black Bears now have the upper hand in CAA standings.15
13Southeastern Louisiana FCS Football Top 25Southeastern LouisianaSE Louisiana (7-2) makes huge jump in poll with dominating performance over host McNeese State.NR
14McNeese State FCS Football Top 25McNeese StateDespite the loss to SE Louisiana, the Cowboys (7-2) are still in line for a possible FCS playoff berth.8
15#14 Montana FCS Football 2013 PreviewMontanaJordan Canada scores four TDs as Montana (7-2) topples pesky Sacramento State in OT. The Griz stay in playoff hunt.17
16Delaware FCS Football Top 25 RankingsDelawareBlue Hens (7-2) rally from 21 points down in the 4th quarter to stun Towson, 32-31. Huge game with W&M next week.25
17#9 Towson FCS Football 2013 PreviewTowsonThe Tigers (8-2) have to be wondering how they let this one against Delaware slip away. They have a bye this week.5
18Wofford FCS Football Top 25
WoffordThe Terriers (5-3) were idle this week. Saturday's game with Chattanooga will be a playoff elimination game for both.18
19South Dakota State FCS Football Top 25South Dakota StateSouth Dakota State (5-4) had an off week before hosting Indiana State on Nov. 9.21
20William and Mary FCS Football Top 25William & MaryThe Tribe (6-3) blank UNH, 17-0, to become a factor in CAA race. Next week's game at Delaware has playoff implications.NR
21Tennessee Martin FCS Football Top 25 RankingsTennessee-MartinThe Skyhawks (6-3) are in the playoff hunt, but their closing three games: Memphis, EKU and EIU are tough.24
22Chattanooga FCS Football LogoChattanoogaThe Mocs (7-2) register their first win in Boone, N.C., over App. State in 30 years and move atop SoCon standings.NR
23Charleston Southern FCS Football Top 25Charleston SouthernThe Buccaneers (9-1) have a chance to make a statement next weekend as they host No. 5 Coastal Carolina.23
24Eastern Kentucky FCS Football Top 25Eastern KentuckyEastern Kentucky (6-3) has won four straight to get in the playoff chase.NR
25James Madison FCS Football Top 25
James MadisonThe Dukes (6-3) keep their playoff chances alive with a big win over Villanova, but three tough games remain.NR