September 23, 2008

Huskies Maintain Spot National Rankings

BLOOMSBURG-The Bloomsburg University football team holds their spot in the national rankings of two organizations. The Huskies remain at the 10th spot in the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) and the 12th spot in the D2Football.com poll.

Bloomsburg, 4-0, maintains their positions in the national rankings from last week after defeating Kutztown 31-21 on Saturday.

Valdosta State remains at the top spot in the AFCA while, Northwest Missouri moves up to the eight spot. Grand Valley takes the top ranking in the D2Football.com poll, followed by North Alabama at the number two spot.

The Huskies, 4-0, have won nine straight dating back to last year. Bloomsburg will travel to C.W. Post on Saturday at 12:00 p.m.



American Football Coaches Association Poll
Rank School (1st votes) Rec. Pts. Prev. Last Week
1. Valdosta St. (Ga.) (20) 3-0 639 1 D. Ouachita Baptist (Ark.), 29-6
2. Grand Valley St. (Mich.) (2) 3-0 617 2 D. No. 24 Ferris St. (Mich.), 31-13
3. North Alabama (2) 4-0 601 3 D. West Georgia, 53-0
4. Abilene Christian (Texas) (2) 3-0 569 4 D. Southeastern Oklahoma St., 59-10
5. Nebraska-Omaha 3-0 549 5 D. Missouri Southern St., 40-21
6. West Texas A&M 4-0 496 6 D. Southwestern Oklahoma St., 42-20
7. Pittsburg St. (Kan.) 4-0 465 7 D. Missouri Western St., 46-40
8. Northwest Missouri St. 3-1 441 9 D. Truman St. (Mo.), 49-0
9. Central Washington 4-0 423 8 D. Humboldt St. (Calif.), 48-10
10. Bloomsburg (Pa.) 4-0 400 10 D. Kutztown (Pa.), 31-21
11. Carson-Newman (Tenn.) 2-1 396 11 Idle
12. Indiana (Pa.) 3-0 347 12 D. Lock Haven (Pa.), 45-7
13. Tuskegee (Ala.) 3-0 318 13 D. Stillman (Ala.), 42-7
14. California (Pa.) 3-1 311 14 D. No. 23 Edinboro (Pa.), 35-31
15. Minnesota-Duluth 4-0 290 15 D. Augustana (S.D.), 40-10
16. Tarleton St. (Texas) 4-0 276 16 D. Central Oklahoma, 42-17
17. Delta St. (Miss.) 2-1 246 17 D. Harding (Ark.), 56-49 OT
18. Chadron St. (Neb.) 3-1 202 18 D. Colorado St.-Pueblo, 32-0
19. Central Missouri 4-0 191 20 D. No. 25 Washburn (Kan.), 43-34
20. Albany St. (Ga.) 3-0 160 19 Idle
21. Midwestern St. (Texas) 3-0 101 NR D. No. 21 Newberry (S.C.), 24-10
22. Wingate (N.C.) 4-0 70 NR D. Elizabeth City St. (N.C.), 15-7
23. Catawba (N.C.) 2-1 51 NR Idle
24. Edinboro (Pa.) 3-1 40 23 Lost to No. 14 California (Pa.), 35-31
25. West Virginia St. 4-0 37 NR D. Charleston (W.Va.), 24-21


2008 D2Football.com Top 25 Media Poll

September 23, 2008

   
   
Rank Team Record
1 Grand Valley 3-0
2 North Alabama 4-0
3 Valdosta State 3-0
4 Abilene Christian 3-0
5 Nebraska-Omaha 3-0
6 West Texas A&M 4-0
7 Central Washington 4-0
8 Carson-Newman 3-1
9 Northwest Missouri 3-1
10 Pittsburg State 4-0
11 Tuskegee 3-0
12 Bloomsburg 4-0
13 IUP 3-0
14 Minnesota-Duluth 4-0
15 Delta State 2-1
16 California 3-1
17 Chadron State 3-1
18 Tarleton State 4-0
19 Central Missouri 4-0
20 Albany State 3-0
21 Catawba 2-1
22 Midwestern State 3-0
23 Michigan Tech 3-1
24 West Virginia State 4-0
25 T Wingate 4-0
25 T Edinboro 3-1