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UNA Moves up to Fourth in Division II

ALABAMA CLIMBS TO FOURTH IN DIVISION II POLL

WACO, Texas -- The University of North Alabama moved up one spot to fourth in the latest American Football Coaches Association NCAA Division II poll Monday. The Lions, now 2-0, will face third ranked Abilene Christian Saturday at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas. 

 

North Alabama was ranked sixth nationally in the pre-season Division II poll and moved up to fifth last week. UNA has been ranked in the Division II Top 25 in 79 of the last 80 polls since Sept. 20, 2005. 

 

 

Rank School (1st votes) Rec. Pts. Prev. Last Week Next Game

1. Minnesota-Duluth (27) 2-0 723 1 D. Upper Iowa, 49-22 Sept. 17 at Wayne St. (Neb.)

2. Northwest Missouri St. (2) 2-0 696 2 D. Sioux Falls (S.D.), 52-17 Sept. 17 at Lincoln (Mo.)

3. Abilene Christian (Texas) 1-0 661 3 Idle Sept. 17 vs. No. 4 North Alabama

4. North Alabama 2-0 631 5 D. Glenville St. (W.Va.), 48-21 Sept. 17 vs. No. 3 Abilene Christian (Tex.)

5. Texas A&M-Kingsville 2-0 598 6 D. Minot St. (N.D.), 19-7 Sept. 17 vs. West Texas A&M

6. Albany St. (Ga.) 2-0 562 7 D. No. 23 Wingate (N.C.), 49-28 Sept. 17 vs. No. 12 Valdosta St. (Ga.)

7. Shepherd (W.Va.) 2-0 500 8 D. St. Joseph's (Ind.), 45-7 Sept. 17 vs. Seton Hill (Pa.)

8. Bloomsburg (Pa.) 2-0 499 9 D. Clarion (Pa.), 45-10 Sept. 15 at Indiana (Pa.)

9. St. Cloud State (Minn.) 2-0 484 10 D. Concordia-St. Paul (Minn.), 41-13 Sept. 17 at Winona St. (Minn.)

10. Delta St. (Miss.) 2-1 475 11 D. Fort Valley St. (Ga.), 27-7 Sept. 17 at Arkansas Tech

11. Nebraska-Kearney 2-0 420 13 D. Northeastern St. (Okla.), 65-10 Sept. 17 at Colorado-Mesa

12. Valdosta St. (Ga.)

2-0 400 14 D. Newberry (S.C.), 24-17 Sept. 17 at No. 6 Albany St. (Ga.)

13. Washburn (Kan.) 2-0 378 15 D. Lincoln (Mo.), 66-26 Sept. 17 at Missouri Southern St.

14. Wayne St. (Mich.) 2-0 338 17 D. Tiffin (Ohio), 55-0 Sept. 17 vs. No. 22 Michigan Tech

15. Grand Valley St. (Mich.) 1-1 304 4 Lost to Hillsdale (Mich.), 34-31 Sept. 17 at Indianapolis (Ind.)

16. Kutztown (Pa.) 2-0 290 19 D. No. 18 Mercyhurst (Pa.), 35-28 Sept. 17 vs. Lock Haven (Pa.)

17. Carson-Newman (Tenn.) 2-0 273 20 D. Fayetteville St. (N.C.), 56-7 Sept. 17 at Lenoir-Rhyne (N.C.)

18. Colorado St.-Pueblo 2-0 229 21 D. Northwestern Oklahoma St., 41-0 Sept. 17 at Adams St. (Colo.)

19. Pittsburg St. (Kan.) 2-0 174 25 D. Emporia St. (Kan.), 38-14 Sept. 17 at Truman St. (Mo.)

20. Colorado School of Mines 2-0 172 24 D. South Dakota Mines, 55-7 Sept. 17 vs. New Mexico Highlands

21. California (Pa.) 1-1 109 22 D. C.W. Post (N.Y.), 41-13 Sept. 17 at East Stroudsburg (Pa.)

22. Michigan Tech 2-0 91 NR D. Lake Erie (Ohio), 41-10 Sept. 17 at No. 14 Wayne St. (Mich.)

23. New Haven (Conn.) 2-0 82 NR D. St. Augustine's (N.C.), 50-14 Sept. 17 at William & Mary (Va.)

24. Central Missouri 1-1 77 12 Lost to Missouri Western St., 23-6 Sept. 17 at Emporia St. (Kan.)

25. Mercyhurst (Pa.) 1-1 50 18 Lost to No. 19 Kutztown (Pa.), 35-28 Sept. 17 vs. C.W. Post (N.Y.)

 

Dropped Out: Augustana (S.D.) (16), Wingate (N.C.) (23)

 

Others Receiving Votes: Hillsdale (Mich.), 43; Edinboro (Pa.), 31; Winston-Salem St. (N.C.), 29; West Texas A&M, 23; Missouri Western St., 19; Augustana (S.D.), 14; Ashland (Ohio), 9; Henderson St. (Ark.), 9; Northern Michigan, 9; Midwestern St. (Texas), 8; Virginia Union, 4; Adams St. (Colo.), 2; Bemidji St. (Minn.), 2; Ouachita Baptist (Ark.), 2; West Alabama, 2; Arkansas-Monticello, 1;

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