Ferris State Ranked Second In AFCA Football Poll; Grand Valley 10th

Ferris State Ranked Second In AFCA Football Poll; Grand Valley 10th

 

WACO, TEX. – Two Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference football programs find themselves ranked inside the top-25 in the first American Football Coaches Association Poll.  Ferris State remained second behind Valdosta St. following their 24-23 victory over Findlay, while Grand Valley St. moved up 2 spots with a win at home against Edinboro. 

Ashland dropped out of the top-25 but remains one of the three GLIAC programs receiving votes. Saginaw Valley St. and Michigan Tech are also listed in the others receiving votes category outside the top-25 rankings. 

 

RANK SCHOOL RECORD POINTS PREVIOUS
1 Valdosta State (31) 1-0 799 1
2 Ferris State 1-0 732 2
3 Minnesota State 1-0 718 3
4 Notre Dame (OH) 1-0 646 4
5 Tarleton State 1-0 644 7
6 Ouachita Baptist 1-0 643 5
7 Northwest Missouri State (1) 1-0 624 6
8 Lenoir-Rhyne 1-0 578 8
9 CSU-Pueblo 1-0 545 9
10 Grand Valley State 1-0 488 12
11 Slippery Rock 1-0 441 10
12 Minnesota Duluth 1-0 397 14
13 Texas A&M-Commerce 0-0 400 13
14 West Georgia 1-0 396 15
15 Indianapolis 1-0 355 16
16 Midwestern State 1-0 331 20
17 Colorado School of Mines 1-0 313 17
18 Wingate 1-0 208 21
19 West Chester 1-0 189 22
20 West Alabama 1-0 173 24
21 Central Missouri 1-0 105 NR
22 Harding 0-1 95 18
23 Pittsburg State 1-0 84 NR
24 Indiana (Pa.) 1-0 83 NR
25 Fort Hays State 0-1 67 11

Dropped Out: Hillsdale (Mich.) (19), Ashland (Ohio) (23), Fairmont St. (W.Va.) (25)

Others Receiving Votes: Bowie St. (Md.), 56; Virginia Union, 40; Ashland (Ohio), 38; Augustana (S.D.), 30; Carson-Newman (Tenn.), 24; California (Pa.), 23; Southern Arkansas, 15; Ohio Dominican, 13; West Texas A&M, 13; Colorado Mesa, 12; Angelo St. (Texas), 10; Florida Tech, 10; Emporia St. (Kan.), 9; Kutztown (Pa.), 9; Saginaw Valley St. (Mich.), 9; Albany St. (Ga.), 5; Chadron St. (Neb.), 5; Winona St. (Minn.), 5; Central Washington, 4; Findlay (Ohio), 4; Michigan Tech, 4; Shepherd (W.Va.), 3; St. Cloud State (Minn.), 2; Eastern New Mexico, 1; Fairmont St. (W.Va.), 1; Kentucky St., 1.