FCS Football Coaches Poll

2017 Weekly Polls (all files in PDF format)

2016 Final Poll

Team (No. 1 Votes)

2016 Record Points Previous Rank   Team (No. 1 Votes) 2016 Record Points Previous Rank   Team (No. 1 Votes) 2016 Record Points Previous Rank
1. James Madison (26) 14-1 650 5 11. Wofford 10-4 374 19 T-21. Cal Poly 7-5 121 20
2. Youngstown State 12-4 607 12 12. North Dakota 9-3 373 8 T-21. San Diego 10-2 121 25
3. North Dakota State 12-2 599 3 13. Villanova 9-4 355 12 23. Samford 7-5 104 24
4. Eastern Washington 12-2 574 4 14. Charleston Southern 7-4 292 10 24. Weber State 7-5 73 23
5. Sam Houston State 12-1 519 1 15. Grambling State 12-1 286 14 25. Montana 6-5 33 22
6. Jacksonville State 10-2 494 2 16. Central Arkansas 10-3 281 16  
7. South Dakota State 9-4 469 7 17. New Hampshire 8-5 217 21
8. Richmond 10-4 444 13 18. Lehigh 9-3 206 15
9. The Citadel 10-2 404 6 19. North Carolina Central 9-3 176 17
10. Chattanooga 9-4 388 9 20. North Carolina A&T 9-3 169 19

2015 Final Poll

Team (No. 1 Votes)

2015 Record Points Previous Rank   Team (No. 1 Votes) 2015 Record Points Previous Rank   Team (No. 1 Votes) 2015 Record Points Previous Rank
1. North Dakota State (25) 13-2 625 3 11. James Madison 9-3 319 6 21. North Carolina A&T 10-2 107 20
2. Jacksonville State 13-2 597 1 12. William & Mary 9-4 317 13 22. Western Illinois 7-6 102 NR
3. Richmond 10-4 560 11 13. Colgate 9-5 297 NR 23. Eastern Illinois 7-5 67 25
4. Sam Houston State 11-4 538 10 14. Montana 8-5 285 17 24. Dartmouth 9-1 64 22
5. Illinois State 10-3 513 4 15. The Citadel 9-4 276 18 25. Bethune-Cookman 9-2 47 21
6. Northern Iowa 9-5 491 14 16. South Dakota State 8-4 257 12

 

7. Charleston Southern 10-3 460 7 17. Coastal Carolina 9-3 251 9
8. Chattanooga 9-4 410 8 18. Southern Utah 8-4 204 16
9. McNeese State 10-1 395 2 19. Fordham 9-3 171 15
10. Portland State 9-3 368 5 20. Harvard 91 117 19

 

2014 Final Poll

Team (No. 1 Votes) 2014 Record Points Previous Rank   Team (No. 1 Votes) 2014 Record Points Previous Rank   Team (No. 1 Votes) 2014 Record Points Previous Rank
1. North Dakota State (25) 15-1 625 3 11. Montana 9-5 356 11 21. Eastern Kentucky 9-4 139 18
2. Illinois State 13-2 600 7 12. Southeastern La. 9-4 348 9 22. Bethune-Cookman 9-3 96 20
3. New Hampshire 12-2 568 1 13. South Dakota State 9-5 335 13 23. Sacred Heart 9-3 64 22
4. Eastern Washington 11-3 527 4 14. Fordham 11-3 312 12 24. William & Mary 7-5 58 24
5. Coastal Carolina 12-2 516 6 15. Harvard 10-0 251 14 25. Youngstown State 7-5 44 25
6. Sam Houston State 11-5 463 19 16. Richmond 9-5 237 16

 

7. Villanova 11-3 458 5 17. Liberty 9-5 214 23
8. Chattanooga 10-4 434 8 18. Indiana State 8-6 213 21
9. Jacksonville State 10-2 414 2 19. James Madison 9-3 202 15
10. Northern Iowa 9-5 389 10 20. Montana State 8-5 167 17

 

2013 Final Poll

Team (No. 1 Votes) 2013 Record Points Previous Rank   Team (No. 1 Votes) 2013 Record Points Previous Rank   Team (No. 1 Votes) 2013 Record Points Previous Rank
1. North Dakota State (20) 15-0 500 1 11. Maine 10-3 297 8 21. Furman 8-6 82 NR
2. Towson 13-3 478 4 12. Jacksonville State 12-2 266 21 22. Charleston Southern 10-3 80 20
3. Eastern Washington 12-3 153 3 13. Sam Houston State 9-5 258 14 23. Harvard 9-1 63 22
4. Eastern Illinois 12-2 417 2 14. South Dakota State 9-5 252 13 24. Southern Utah 8-5 58 25
5. New Hampshire 10-5 409 15 15. Northern Arizona 9-3 238 9 25. Chattanooga 8-4 56 23
6. Southeast Louisiana 11-3 369 7 16. Bethune-Cookman 10-3 183 12  
7. Coastal Carolina 12-3 361 11 17. Tennessee State 10-4 181 17
8. Montana 10-3 309 5 18. Samford 8-5 135 16
9. McNeese State 10-3 307 6 19. Youngstown State 8-4 117 19
10. Fordham 12-2 299 10 20. Montana State 7-5 99 18

 

2012 Final Poll

Team (No. 1 Votes) 2012 Record Points Previous Rank   Team (No. 1 Votes) 2012 Record Points Previous Rank   Team (No. 1 Votes) 2012 Record Points Previous Rank
1. North Dakota State (26) 14-1 650 1 11. Cal Poly 9-3 378 12 21. James Madison 7-4 111 20
2. Sam Houston State 11-4 618 5 12. Stony Brook 10-3 366 11 22. Wagner 9-4 103 NR
3. Georgia Southern 12-4 579 7 13. New Hampshire 8-4 334 13 23. Bethune-Cookman 9-3 89 22
4. Eastern Washington 11-3 572 4 14. Lehigh 10-1 295 10 24. Coastal Carolina 8-5 88 NR
5. Montana State 11-2 539 2 15. Towson 7-4 235 14 25. Eastern Illinois 7-5 75 NR
6. Old Dominion 11-2 527 3 16. Villanova 8-4 227 18  
7. Wofford 9-4 496 9 17. South Dakota State 9-4 222 21
8. Appalachian State 8-4 434 6 18. Richmond 8-3 188 17
9. Illinois State 9-4 408 15 19. Eastern Kentucky 8-3 163 16
10. Central Arkansas 9-3 401 8 20. Northern Arizona 8-2 142 19

 

2011 Final Poll

Team (No. 1 Votes) 2011 Record Points Previous Rank   Team (No. 1 Votes) 2011 Record Points Previous Rank   Team (No. 1 Votes) 2011 Record Points Previous Rank
1. North Dakota State (25) 14-1 625 4 11. Appalachian State 8-4 357 8 21. Eastern Kentucky 7-5 136 NR
2. Sam Houston State 14-1 600 1 12. New Hampshire 8-4 336 12 22. Illinois State 7-4 122 17
3. Georgia Southern 11-3 563 2 13. Wofford 8-4 326 11 23. Albany 8-4 89 NR
4. Montana 11-3 555 5 14. James Madison 8-5 278 19 24. Jackson State 9-2 85 18
5. Northern Iowa 10-3 482 3 15. Central Arkansas 9-4 273 15 25. Liberty 7-4 57 23
6. Lehigh 11-2 473 6 16. Stony Brook 9-4 200 24  
7. Montana State 10-3 470 7 17. Harvard 9-1 199 14
8. Maine 9-4 445 13 18. Norfolk State 9-3 158 22
9. Towson 9-2 380 9 19. Tennessee Tech 7-4 152 20
10. Old Dominion 10-3 367 10 20. Delaware 7-4 143 16

 

2010 Final Poll

Team (No. 1 Votes) 2010 Record Points Previous Rank   Team (No. 1 Votes) 2010 Record Points Previous Rank   Team (No. 1 Votes) 2010 Record Points Previous Rank
1. Eastern Washington (25) 13-2 625 1 11. Montana State 9-3 353 7 21. Montana 7-4 146 17
2. Delaware 12-3 600 5 12. Jacksonville State 9-3 349 9 22. Jacksonville 10-1 123 19
3. Villanova 9-5 553 T11 13. Southeast Missouri State 9-3 346 8 23. Cal Poly 7-4 92 20
4. Appalachian State 10-3 528 3 14. Lehigh 10-3 281 18 24. Grambling State 9-2 66 23
5. Wofford 10-3 489 6 15. Bethune-Cookman 10-2 249 T13 25. Dayton 10-1 56 25
6. Georgia Southern 10-5 465 22 16. Pennsylvania 9-1 220 T13  
7. New Hampshire 8-5 438 10 17. South Carolina State 9-3 203 T11
8. William & Mary 8-4 414 4 18. Northern Iowa 7-5 194 16
9. North Dakota State 9-5 404 21 19. Liberty 8-3 193 15
10. Stephen F. Austin 9-3 382 2 20. Western Illinois 8-5 172 24

 

2009 Final Poll

Team (No. 1 Votes) 2009 Record Points Previous Rank   Team (No. 1 Votes) 2009 Record Points Previous Rank   Team (No. 1 Votes) 2009 Record Points Previous Rank
1. Villanova (28) 14-1 700 3 11. South Dakota State 8-4 413 11 21. Liberty 8-3 155 22
2. Motana 14-1 672 1 12. McNeese State 9-3 375 8 22. Florida A&M 8-3 127 21
T3. Appalachian State 11-3 629 5 13. Eastern Washington 8-4 345 14 23. Pennsylvania 8-2 97 23
T3. William & Mary 11-3 629 6 14. Holy Cross 9-3 317 19 24. Texas State 7-4 59 T25
5. Richmond 11-2 579 4 15. Eastern Illinois 8-4 272 17 25. Lafayette 8-3 56 24
6. Southern Illinois 11-2 541 2 16. Jacksonville State 8-3 258 13  
7. New Hampshire 10-3 515 10 17. Weber State 7-5 252 18
8. South Carolina State 10-2 477 7 18. Northern Iowa 7-4 246 15
9. Stephen F. Austin 10-3 450 12 19. Prairie View A&M 9-1 223 16
10. Elon 9-3 439 9 20. Colgate 9-2 165 20

 

2008 FInal Poll

1. Richmond 6. Villanova 11. Wofford 16. Maine 21. McNeese State
2. Montana 7. New Hampshire 12. Central Arkansas 17. Colgate 22. Jacksonville State
3. James Madison 8. Cal Poly 13. South Carolina State 18. Eastern Kentucky 23. Texas State
4. Northern Iowa 9. Weber State 14. Harvard 19. Elon 24. Grambling State
5. Appalachian State 10. Southern Illinois 15. Liberty 20. William & Mary 25. Prairie View A&M

 

2007 FInal Poll

1. Appalachian State 6. Massachusetts 11. McNeese State 16. Delaware State 21. Yale
2. Delaware 7. James Madison 12. Montana 17. Youngstown State 22. South Dakota State
3. Southern Illinois 8. Eastern Washington 13. Eastern Kentucky 18. Georgia Southern 23. Elon
4. Richmond 9. North Dakota State 14. New Hampshire 19. Fordham 24. Grambling State
5. Northern Iowa 10. Wofford 15. Eastern Illinois 20. Harvard 25. Dayton

 

Contact Information: Philip Marcello, Media Relations Assistant, Southern Conference, 864.591.5100, pmarcello@socon.org

 

 

 

 

 

Preseason - Aug. 8 Week 5 - Oct. 2 Week 10 - Nov. 6
Week 1 - Sept. 4 Week 6 - Oct. 9 Week 11 - Nov. 13
Week 2 - Sept. 11 Week 7 - Oct. 16 Week 12 - Nov. 20
Week 3 - Sept. 18 Week 8 - Oct. 23 Final Poll - Jan. 8
Week 4 - Sept. 25 Week 9 - Oct. 30