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Football Monarchs Among Nine Top 25 CAA Teams

Courtesy: ODU Athletics
         
Release: October 17, 2011
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Oct. 17, 2011

NORFOLK, Va. -- The ODU Football Monarchs are among the record breaking nine Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) football squads represented in this week's Sports Newtwork/Fathead.com FCS Top-25 Poll.

Following Saturday's loss to Towson, the Monarchs fell three spots to No. 21 while remaining at No. 22 in the Coaches Poll. 

Old Dominion is coming off a 39-35 heartbreaker to Towson.  The Monarchs stand at 5-2 overall and 2-2 in Colonial Athletic Association action.  

In The Sports Network/Fathead.com Top 25, Maine jumped three spots to No. 9 following its win over Rhode Island and James Madison moved two places to No. 11 after defeating Villanova, while William & Mary moved up two places to No. 14 after a victory over New Hampshire and Towson rose to No. 17 following its victory over the Monarchs.   UMass returned to the Top 25 with its win over Delaware to rank one spot below ODU this week at No. 22.  Meanwhile, New Hampshire fell seven notches to No. 13 after their loss to the Tribe and the Blue Hens dropped seven places to No. 16 following its setback to the Minutemen.  Richmond, who was idle, comes in at No. 18

In the Coaches Poll, James Madison is the top ranked among the eight CAA squads in the poll at No. 11, followed by New Hampshire at No. 12, Delaware at No. 13, Maine at No. 14, William & Mary at No. 15, Towson at No. 17 and Richmond at No. 21.

The ODU Football Monarchs return to action on Saturday at Villanova with a 3:30 p.m. kick.

The Sports Network/Fathead.com FCS Top-25 College Football Poll

Team (First-place votes)RecordPointsPrevious Rank
1. Georgia Southern Eagles (125) 6-0 3,871 1
2. Northern Iowa Panthers (18) 5-1 3,732 2
3. North Dakota State Bison (9) 6-0 3,509 4
4. Montana State Bobcats (2) 6-1 3,502 3
5. Wofford Terriers (3) 5-1 3,354 5
6. Appalachian State Mountaineers 4-2 2,957 6
7. Sam Houston State Bearkats 6-0 2,808 10
8. Lehigh Mountain Hawks 6-1 2,795 8
9. Maine Black Bears 5-1 2,481 12
10. Jacksonville State Gamecocks 5-1 2,480 11
11. James Madison Dukes 5-2 2,275 13
12. Montana Grizzlies 5-2 2,083 14
13. New Hampshire Wildcats 4-2 2,062 6
14. William & Mary Tribe 4-3 1,882 16
15. Towson Tigers 5-1 1,795 17
16. Delaware Blue Hens 4-3 1,371 9
17. Indiana State Sycamores 5-2 1,235 21
18. Richmond Spiders 3-3 843 20
19. Alabama State Hornets 6-1 768 24
20. North Dakota Fighting Sioux 4-2 747 23
21. Old Dominion Monarchs 5-2 671 18
22. Massachusetts Minutemen 4-2 668 NR
23. Jackson State Tigers 6-1 529 25
24. Norfolk State Spartans 6-1 511 NR
25. South Dakota Coyotes 4-3 477 15
Others receiving votes: exas State 217, Tennessee Tech 211, Liberty 150, Chattanooga 135, Sacramento State 111, Central Arkansas 109, San Diego 104, Harvard 98, Samford 93, McNeese Sate 79, Illinois State 41, Weber State 36, South Carolina State 30, Eastern Washington 30, Brown 23, Cal Poly 22, Albany 19, Coastal Carolina 17, Furman 16, Tennessee State 13, Elon 10, Alabama A&M 9, Jacksonville 8, Stony Brook 8, Portland State 6, South Alabama 4, North Carolina A&T 4, Southern Utah 3, Southern Illinois 3, Penn 3, Sacred Heart 2, Northwestern State 2, Murray State 1, Alcorn State 1, UT Martin 1. 


FCS Coaches Top-25 College Football Poll

Team (First-place votes)RecordPointsPrevious Rank
1. Georgia Southern Eagles (27) 6-0 699 1
2. Northern Iowa Panthers (1) 5-1 666 2
3. Montana State Bobcats  6-1 641 3
4. Wofford Terriers 5-1 612 4
5. North Dakota State Bison  6-0 602 5
6 .Appalachian State Mountaineers 4-2 530 7
7. Lehigh Mountain Hawks 6-1 503 9
8. Jacksonvile State Gamecocks 5-1 479 10
9. Montanna Grizzlies 5-2 458 11
10. Sam Houston State Bearkats 6-0 457 12
11. James Madison Dukes 5-2 397 13
12. New Hampshire Wildcats 4-2 377 6
13. Delaware Blue Hens 4-2 356 8
14. Maine Black Bears 5-1 355 16
15. William & Mary Tribe 4-3 252 15
16. Indiana State Sycamores 5-2 237 21
17. Towson Tigers 5-1 229 23
18. North Dakota Fighting Sioux 4-2 209 18
19. South Dakota Coyotes 4-3 143 14
20. Jackson State Tigers 6-1 116 24
21. Richmond Spiders 3-3 81 25
22. Old Dominion Monarchs 5-2 75 22
23. Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles 4-2 66 19
24. McNeese State Cowboys 3-3 53 17
25. Norfolk State Spartans 6-1 47 NR
Others receiving votes: Harvard (45); Alabama State (38); Massachusetts (32); Liberty (27); Alcorn State (20); Coastal Carolina (18); Chattanooga (17); Illinois State (16); Texas State (14); San Diego (13); Sacramento State (12); Jacksonville (11); South Dakota State (11); Southern Illinois (8); Eastern Washington (7); Youngstown State (7); Central Arkansas (6); Howard (6); Cal Poly (4); Albany (3); Brown (3). 

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