Three Big Sky Teams in Top 10 of FCS Polls

By Beacon Staff

Three Big Sky Conference teams are ranked in the Top 10 of both Football Championship Subdivision polls.

Montana State is ranked fifth, Eastern Washington sixth and Montana ninth in the coaches’ poll released Monday. MSU moved up two spots despite a weekend bye while Montana moved up a spot after its 42-7 win at UC Davis.

In the Sports Network Poll, Eastern Washington is ranked fourth, Montana State fifth and Montana 10th. MSU is up two spots and UM is up one spot. Northern Arizona is ranked 19th in The Sports Network poll and 21st by the coaches.

In the NAIA, Carroll College remains the No. 7 team after a 42-7 win over Dickinson State. Rocky Mountain moved up a spot to 12th and Montana State-Northern moved up six spots to 18th despite having weekend byes.

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