Week 11 FCS Football Top 25 Rankings

1#1 North Dakota State FCS Football 2013 PreviewNorth Dakota StateThe Bison (9-0) defense continues to shine in 28-10 victory over Illinois State. Youngstown State is next.1
2Eastern Illinois FCS Football Top 25 RankingsEastern IllinoisAfter Saturday's 37-17 win over Murray State, only blemish is a 43-39 loss to FBS Top 25 team Northern Illinois.3
3#8 Eastern Washington FCS Football 2013 PreviewEastern WashingtonVernon Adams adds 4 more TD passes (school record 38 ) to lead EWU (8-2) past Montana State, 54-29.4
4Sam Houston State FCS Football Top 25Sam Houston StateThe Bearkats (8-2) win big over Nicholls State. Remember, they beat EWU, 49-34, this year. SE Louisiana is next.7
5Montana State FCS Football Top 25Montana StateThe Bobcats (7-3) aren't in the playoffs yet - Southern Utah (7-3) and Montana (8-2) remain in a tough closing stretch.2
6Fordham FCS Football Top 25 RankingsFordhamThe Rams (10-0) squeak past Bucknell, 23-21. They have won their last two games by a combined four points.6
7Old Dominion FCS Football Top 25Old DominionThe Monarchs (7-3) outscore Idaho to improve their record. Campbell awaits followed by the season finale vs UNC.10
8Maine FCS Football Top 25 RankingsMaineThe Black Bears (9-1) struggle against Albany, 33-27. Maine is in line for a first-round playoff bye.12
9Northern Arizona FCS Football Top 25Northern ArizonaNorthern Arizona (7-2), which had a bye this week, can smell the playoffs for the first time since 2003.11
10Youngstown State FCS Football Top 25 RankingsYoungstown StateThe Penguins (8-2) lose a 22-20 heartbreaker to Northern Iowa. NDSU and SDSU remain on the slate.9
11Southeastern Louisiana FCS Football Top 25Southeastern LouisianaSE Louisiana (8-2) tops Central Arkansas to put itself in position for a possible first-round playoff bye.13
12McNeese State FCS Football Top 25McNeese StateNot sure about its defense, but McNeese (8-2) can score some points. It crushes Stephen F. Austin.14
13#14 Montana FCS Football 2013 PreviewMontanaThe Griz (8-2) survive South Dakota, 31-27. Weber State is up next, then season finale against rival Montana State.15
14#9 Towson FCS Football 2013 PreviewTowsonThe Tigers (8-2) enjoy a bye week before they face William & Mary in a huge game next week.17
15South Dakota State FCS Football Top 25South Dakota StateThe Jackrabbits (6-4) blank Indiana State, 29-0. Victories over South Dakota and YSU should get them in the playoffs.19
16William and Mary FCS Football Top 25William & MaryThe Tribe (7-3) does it again with defense, beating Delaware, 24-10. One more win should buy W&M a playoff ticket.20
17Charleston Southern FCS Football Top 25Charleston SouthernThe Buccaneers (10-1) stun Coastal Carolina, 31-26, to set record for most wins in a season. Gardner-Webb and Liberty remain.23
18Coastal Carolina FCS Football Top 25
Coastal CarolinaThe Chanticleers (9-1) need a win over Presbyterian next week because South Carolina looms.5
19Chattanooga FCS Football LogoChattanoogaThe Mocs (8-2) top Wofford, 20-10. A win at Samford next week puts Chattanooga in the playoffs as SoCon champs.22
20Delaware FCS Football Top 25 RankingsDelawareThe Hens (7-3), after losing to William & Mary, need to beat Richmond and Villanova to make the playoffs16
21Bethune-Cookman FCS Football Top 25Bethune-CookmanBethune-Cookman (8-2) suffers a bad loss (27-24) to Norfolk State, but it still holds upper hand in MEAC race.8
22Lehigh FCS Football Top 25 RankingsLehighThe Mountain Hawks (7-2) get a big win over Holy Cross, but Colgate and Lafayette remain.NR
23Jacksonville State FCS Football Top 25Jacksonville StateJacksonville State's (8-2) 68-10 win over Eastern Kentucky has to be one of the most shocking scores of the season.NR
24New Hampshire FCS Football Top 25New HampshireThe Wildcats (5-4) get a big win over James Madison. They need to beat Albany and Maine to have a shot at playoffs.NR
25Wofford FCS Football Top 25
WoffordThe Terriers (5-4) need Chattanooga to beat Samford next week while they defeat App State and Furman to have any hope.18