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NWC #2, Dordt #19 In Latest NAIA Football Poll

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Top-10 teams remain unchanged in the Week Four edition of the NAIA Football FirstDown PlayBook Top 25 Poll. Lindsey Wilson (Ky.) continues to hold the top ranking in the nation with 18 first place votes and the 19th vote being awarded to Morningside (Iowa). Northwestern continues to maintain their #2 spot and four new teams entered the grid this week as Faulkner (Ala.) and Rocky Mountain (Mont.) are once again in the Top 25 while Cumberlands (Ky.) and Langston (Okla.) are represented for this first time this season.

Dordt University is also in the rankings, moving up two spots to #19

RANK LAST SCHOOL [FIRST-PLACE VOTES] RECORD FINAL POINTS
1 1 Lindsey Wilson (Ky.) [18] 4-0 444
2 2 Northwestern (Iowa) 6-0 425
3 3 Morningside (Iowa) [1] 4-0 412
4 4 Grand View (Iowa) 6-0 393
5 5 Concordia (Mich.) 3-0 376
6 7 Marian (Ind.) 4-1 344
6 6 Keiser (Fla.) 3-1 344
8 8 Georgetown (Ky.) 4-0 327
9 9 Baker (Kan.) 5-1 315
10 10 Kansas Wesleyan 5-0 294
11 12 Ottawa (Ariz.) 5-0 263
12 13 Reinhardt (Ga.) 3-2 243
13 14 Olivet Nazarene (Ill.) 3-1 217
14 11 Indiana Wesleyan 3-1 214
15 16 Southwestern (Kan.) 5-0 203
16 15 Bethel (Kan.) 4-1 200
17 19 Valley City State (N.D.) 5-0 172
18 22 Saint Xavier (Ill.) 3-1 141
19 21 Dordt (Iowa) 3-1 135
20 NR Faulkner (Ala.) 4-0 103
21 NR Cumberlands (Ky.) 4-0 102
22 24 Avila (Mo.) 4-1 100
23 NR Rocky Mountain (Mont.) 4-1 91
24 20 Montana Western 4-2 27
25 NR Langston (Okla.) 5-0 26

Dropped from the poll: College of Idaho; Eastern Oregon; Roosevelt (Ill.)

Receiving Votes: College of Idaho 20; Benedictine (Kan.) 18; Eastern Oregon 17; St. Thomas (Fla.) 9; Roosevelt (Ill.) 3