Week 6 FCS Football Top 25 Rankings

1#3 North Dakota State FCS Football 2014 PreviewNorth Dakota StateThe Bison trailed 10-3 after three quarters to WIU, but they get the job done for their 29th straight FCS win.1
2#1 Eastern Washington FCS Football 2014 PreviewEastern WashingtonDefense? EWU doesn't need any stinkin' defense when it has Vernon Adams and co. The Eagles beat Idaho State, 56-53.2
3#6 Villanova FCS Football 2014 PreviewVillanovaThe Wildcats win in a tough place for visitors in Orono, Maine. QB John Robertson leads the way in 41-20 win.3
4#4 New Hampshire FCS Football 2014 PreviewNew HampshireThere are some who believe the CAA isn't as strong as expected this year. But Villanova and UNH are among FCS elite.5
5#8 McNeese State FCS Football 2014 PreviewMcNeese StateThe Cowboys cruise to an easy win over Nichols. McNeese visits SHSU next Saturday in a key conference clash.6
6#5 Montana FCS Football 2014 PreviewMontanaThe Grizzlies avoid a possible upset with a game-winning 35-yard field goal on the final play to top North Dakota.7
7#12 Coastal Carolina FCS Football 2014 PreviewCoastal CarolinaThe Chanticleers stay unbeaten with a double-overtime victory over upset-minded Furman.9
8#7 Northern Iowa FCS Football 2014 PreviewNorthern IowaNorthern Iowa loses 20-19 to league foe Indiana State. In tough MVFC, there is little margin for error.4
9#11 Jacksonville State FCS Football 2014 Preview
Jacksonville StateJax State has little trouble with UT Martin, winning 38-14. A date in Nashville against Tennessee State is next up.10
10#2 Southeastern Louisiana FCS Football 2014 PreviewSoutheastern LouisianaSE Louisiana tops Northwestern State, 30-22 after leading at one point, 30-8.11
11#9 Chattanooga FCS Football 2014 PreviewChattanoogaAfter that 0-2 start, the Mocs are starting to roll. They visit Tennessee next week and continue their tough slate.12
12Montana State FCS Football 2014 PreviewMontana StateThe Bobcats figure to be in the playoff chase until the end and topped Sacramento State on Saturday.13
13#18 Richmond FCS Football 2014 PreviewRichmondThe Spiders win a huge rivalry game with Liberty in two OTs. Richmond heads to pesky Albany next week.14
14#20 William & Mary FCS Football 2014 PreviewWilliam & MaryHope the Tribe enjoyed their off week. New Hampshire and Villanova are next up on the schedule.15
15Youngstown State FCS Football Top 25 RankingsYoungstown StateThe Penguins hold off Missouri State, 14-7. They host Western Illinois next weekend.16
16Eastern Kentucky FCS Football Top 25 RankingsEastern KentuckyThe Colonels take care of business against Austin Peay. Eastern Illinois is up next.17
17Southern Illinois FCS Football Top 25 RankingsSouthern IllinoisThe Salukis break a 10-10 halftime tie with a 31-0 effot in the second half to beat South Dakota 41-10.18
18#14 Fordham FCS Football 2014 PreviewFordhamQB Mike Nebrich leads the Rams past Patriot League rival Lafayette in a rare Friday night contest.19
19Bethune-Cookman FCS Football Top 25 RankingsBethune-CookmanBethune takes care of Delaware State, 27-7. MEAC rival Howard is next on the schedule.20
20#16 Sam Houston State FCS Football 2014 PreviewSam Houston StateThe idle Bearkats have a huge game next week at home against Southland rival McNeese State.21
21Illinois State FCS Football Top 25 RankingsIllinois StateMarshaun Coprich rushes 24 times for a career-high 174 yards and four TDs as the Redbirds destroy S.D. State, 45-10.22
22#10 South Dakota State FCS Football 2014 PreviewSouth Dakota StateThe Jackrabbits face another tough foe next week with Missouri State coming to town.8
23Indiana State FCS Football Top 25 Rankings
Indiana StateIt appears anybody can beat anybody in the MVFC with the possible exception of North Dakota State, of course.NR
24Southeast Missouri State FCS Football Top 25 Rankings
Southeast Missouri StateSE Missouri gets big win over Tennessee State, but there's a long way to go.NR
25Bryant FCS Football Top 25 Rankings
BryantBryant picks up impressive victory over Bucknell, 34-15. Bryant in running for league's auto bid.NR