Missoulian Montana, now 8-1 following a 28-14 victory over Cal Poly, plays Division I-A Idaho on Saturday
The Montana Grizzlies moved up one spot to fourth in the Sports Network Division I-AA football poll released Monday.
Troy State (9-0) remained No. 1, followed by Tennessee State (9-0) and Georgia Southern (8-2).
Montana, now 8-1 following a 28-14 victory over Cal Poly, plays Division I-A Idaho on Saturday at noon at Washington-Grizzly Stadium.
Portland State (8-2) climbed to No. 13 in the poll, up two spots from a week ago. The Vikings defeated Cal State Northridge 34-21.
The only other Big Sky team in the poll, Northern Arizona (6-3), is ranked 20th. NAU defeated Weber State 36-19.
The Lumberjacks and Portland State square off in Flagstaff, Ariz., on Saturday.
Division I-AA Poll
VALLEY, Pa. (AP) - The top 25 teams in the Sports Network Division I-AA football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Nov. 7 and points.
|1. Troy State (61)||9-0||1,715||1|
|2. Tennessee State (6)||9-0||1,586||2|
|3. Georgia Southern (1)||8-2||1,521||4|
|5. Appalachian State||7-2||1,440||6|
|7. Illinois State||8-2||1,262||11|
|8. Florida A&M||9-2||1,254||12|
|10. Youngstown State||8-2||1,006||14|
|11. Northern Iowa||7-2||961||13|
|13. Portland State||8-2||827||15|
|14. James Madison||7-2||824||8|
|15. Jackson State||7-2||716||16|
|18. South Florida||7-3||485||21|
|20. Northern Arizona||6-3||369||22|
|21. Elon College||8-2||339||23|
|23. North Carolina A&T||8-1||279||24|
|25. Stephen F. Austin||6-3||157||19|