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UNA sits third in Super Region Poll

The Lions continue to prepare for their season opener Sept. 6 against Miles at Legion Field. (Source: WAFF) The Lions continue to prepare for their season opener Sept. 6 against Miles at Legion Field. (Source: WAFF)

The University of North Alabama is ranked third in the first NCAA Division II Super Region 2 football rankings released Monday.

The ratings are the offical poll of the Division II playoff selection committee and the top seven teams in each region in the final rankings on November 14 will advance to the playoffs. North Alabama has advanced to the Division II playoffs in 10 of the last 12 seasons and UNA's 19 all-time playoff appearances is tied for the most in Division II history.  

UNA is 5-2 overall but has a 5-1 record in the region, with the only loss coming to top ranked West Georgia. West Georgia leads the region at 8-0, followed by Tuskegee at 7-1.

UNA hosts Delta State Saturday at 1:30 at Braly Stadium.

October 26, 2015
NCAA Division II Super Two Regional Ranking
    Team            Region    All
1    West Ga.        8-0        8-0    
2    Tuskegee        7-1        7-1    
3    North Ala.        5-1        5-2    
4    Catawba        5-2        5-2    
5    North Greenville    4-1        4-1    
6    Carson-Newman    5-2        5-2    
7    Wingate        6-2        6-2    
8    West Ala.        4-2        5-2    
9    Florida Tech        4-2        4-2    
10    Valdosta St.        4-2        4-2

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