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Jacksonville State remains in Top 25

Jacksonville State is ranked No. 13 and No. 14 in this weeks FCS Top 25 football polls, which were released on Monday.

The Gamecocks, 5-2 overall and 4-0 in the OVC, dropped in both polls following a 38-14 loss at the University of Kentucky on Saturday. JSU is No. 13 in the FCS Coaches Poll and No. 14 in The Sports Network/Fathead.com Top 25.

Georgia Southern remained first for the fifth straight week, followed by Northern Iowa, North Dakota State, Montana State and Appalachian State rounds out the Top 5 in both polls.

Jax State has now been ranked for 39 straight weeks in the Top 25 polls, which is the longest such stretch in the school's 108-year history and is now 52-15 against OVC competition to post the best conference winning percentage among active schools of any team in the FCS. The Gamecocks are the only remaining undefeated team in OVC play this season.

The Gamecocks return to action this week against Tennessee Tech in a battle of the top two teams in the Ohio Valley Conference. The Homecoming kickoff is set for 3 p.m.

FCS Top 25

Team (1st Votes) Record Points PR
1. Georgia Southern (27)  7-0  697  1
2. Northern Iowa (1)  6-1  666  2
3. North Dakota State  7-0  622  5
4. Montana State  7-1  618  3
5. Appalachian State  5-2  577  6
6. Lehigh  6-1  528  7
7. Sam Houston State  7-0  510  10
8. Montana  6-2  476  9
9. Wofford  5-2  451  4
10. James Madison  5-2  438  11
11. New Hampshire  5-2  421  12
12. Maine  6-1  403  14
13. Jacksonville State  5-2  393  8
14. Towson  6-1  348  17
15. South Dakota  5-3  276  19
16.Old Dominion  6-2  234  22
17. Jackson State  6-1  211  20
18. Indiana State  5-3  141  16
19. Tennessee Tech  4-2  131  23
20. Delaware  4-4  127  13
21. William & Mary  4-4  119  15
22. Alabama State  6-1  107  NR
23. Harvard  5-1  105  NR
24. Liberty  5-3  82  NR
25. North Dakota  4-3  62  18

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