The University of Sioux Falls (5-0, 5-0 NSIC, 1-0 NSIC South) jumped two spots in the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) DII Poll this week to rank No. 23. Receiving 112 votes Monday, the Cougars enjoy their second straight week in the Polls.

USF defeated Southwest Minnesota State University in Sioux Falls, S.D. Saturday 41-22, making them one of two conference teams left undefeated.

Minnesota-Duluth fell to No. 10 this week, following a 51-49 loss at St. Cloud State, while, NSIC South foe Minnesota State won their matchup with Concordia, 30-10, last weekend to improve to 5-0 and jump from No. 15 to No. 12 this week.

USF will travel to Winona State (4-1, 4-1, 1-0 NSIC South) Saturday, October 6. Kickoff is scheduled for 6 p.m.

2012 American Football Coaches Association
Division II Coaches’ Poll – October 1, 2012

Rank School (1st Place Votes) Record Points Last Week
1 Pittsburg State (29) 4-0 749 1
2 Colorado State Pueblo 5-0 712 3
3. Grand Valley State 5-0 684 4
4. Winston-Salem State (1) 5-0 657 5
5. Missouri Western State 5-0 627 7
6. New Haven 4-0 602 8
7. Bloomsburg 5-0 569 10
8. Northwest Missouri State 4-1 485 11
9. Ashland 5-0 467 13
10. Minnesota Duluth 4-1 445 2
11. Ouchita Baptist 4-0 443 12
12. Minnesota State 5-0 409 15
13. Midwestern State 3-1 337 14
14. Henderson State 5-0 337 17
15. Saginaw Valley State 4-1 271 16
16. California (Pa.) 4-1 256 6

 

16.

Shippensburg 5-0 256 21
18. West Alabama 4-1 217 19
19. Wayne State (Mich.) 3-1 201 18
20. Washburn 4-1 185 20
21. West Texas A&M 4-1 140 23
22. Indiana (Pa.) 4-1 124 22
23. Sioux Falls 5-0 112 25
24. Humboldt State 4-1 84 9
25. Emporia State 5-0 72 NR

Courtesy:  University of Sioux Falls