2011 NCAA Division I FCS football rankings

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Legend
  Increase in ranking
  Decrease in ranking
  Not ranked previous week
Italics   Number of first place votes
(#-#)   Win-loss record
т Tied with team above or below also with this symbol

The Sports Network Poll[edit]

Preseason
Aug 15
Week 1
Sep 5
Week 2
Sep 12
Week 3
Sep 19
Week 4
Sep 26
Week 5
Oct 3
Week 6
Oct 10
Week 7
Oct 17
Week 8
Oct 24
Week 9
Oct 31
Week 10
Nov 7
Week 11
Nov 14
Week 12
Nov 21
Week 13
Nov 28
Week 14
Dec 5
Week 15 (Final)
Jan 10
1. Eastern Washington (90) Eastern Washington (0–1) (111) Georgia Southern (2–0) (102) Georgia Southern (2–0) (115) Georgia Southern (3–0) (124) Georgia Southern (4–0) (128) Georgia Southern (5–0) (132) Georgia Southern (6–0) (125) Georgia Southern (7–0) (131) North Dakota State (8–0) (133) North Dakota State (9-0) (143) Montana State (9-1) (76) 1.
2. Appalachian State (14) Georgia Southern (1–0) (29) Northern Iowa (1–1) (16) Northern Iowa (1–1) (15) Northern Iowa (2–1) (17) Northern Iowa (3–1) (19) Northern Iowa (4–1) (24) Northern Iowa (5–1) (18) Northern Iowa (6–1) (17) Montana State (8–1) (19) Montana State (9-1) (16) Sam Houston State (10-0) (71) 2.
3. William & Mary (20) Appalachian State (0–1) (2) Appalachian State (1–1) (10) Appalachian State (2–1) (9) Appalachian State (3–1) (8) Montana State (4–1) (3) Montana State (5–1) (2) North Dakota State (6–0) (9) North Dakota State (7–0) (10) Appalachian State (6–2) (5) Sam Houston State (9-0) (1) Georgia Southern (9-1) (8) 3.
4. Georgia Southern (11) Northern Iowa (0–1) (1) William & Mary (1–1) (5) Montana State (2–1) (1) Montana State (3–1) (2) North Dakota State (4–0) (7) North Dakota State (5–0) (6) Montana State (6–1) (2) Montana State (7–1) (1) Sam Houston State (8–0) (1) Georgia Southern (8-1) Northern Iowa (8-2) 4.
5. Delaware (2) William & Mary (0–1) (1) Montana State (1–1) (2) Richmond (3–0) (11) North Dakota State (3–0) (8) Wofford (3–1) Wofford (4–1) (2) Wofford (5–1) (3) Appalachian State (5–2) Georgia Southern (7–1) Northern Iowa (7-2) North Dakota State (9-1) (1) 5.
6. Montana State Montana State (0–1) Richmond (2–0) (9) William & Mary (2–1) (1) Delaware (3–1) (1) New Hampshire (3–1) New Hampshire (4–1) т Appalachian State (4–2) Sam Houston State (7–0) Northern Iowa (6–2) Lehigh (8-1) Lehigh (9-1) 6.
7. Northern Iowa Wofford (1–0) Delaware (1–1) (1) Delaware (2–1) (1) New Hampshire (2–1) James Madison (4–1) Appalachian State (3–2) т Sam Houston State (6–0) Lehigh (6–1) Maine (7–1) New Hampshire (7-2) (1) Montana (8-2) 7.
8. Wofford Delaware (0–1) North Dakota State (2–0) (1) North Dakota State (2–0) (1) Wofford (2–1) Appalachian State (3–2) Lehigh (5–1) Lehigh (6–1) Maine (6–1) Lehigh (7–1) Montana (8-2) Towson (8-2) 8.
9. Jacksonville State Richmond (1–0) (2) Wofford (1–1) Wofford (1–1) James Madison (3–1) William & Mary (3–2) Delaware (4–2) Maine (5–1) James Madison (5–2) New Hampshire (6–2) Wofford (7-2) Appalachian State (7-3) 9.
10. New Hampshire (1) Jacksonville State (1–0) Eastern Washington (0–2) (2) Montana (2–1) Richmond (3–1) Lehigh (4–1) Sam Houston State (5–0) Jacksonville State (5–1) New Hampshire (5–2) Montana (7–2) Appalachian State (6-3) Old Dominion (9-2) 10.
11. North Dakota State North Dakota State (1–0) New Hampshire (1–1) New Hampshire (1–1) William & Mary (2–2) Sam Houston State (4–0) Jacksonville State (4–1) James Madison (5–2) Montana (6–2) Wofford (6–2) Old Dominion (8-2) Maine (8-2) 11.
12. Montana Sacramento State (1–0) (3) Montana (1–1) James Madison (2–1) Southern Illinois (2–1) Jacksonville State (4–1) Maine (4–1) Montana (5–2) Wofford (5–2) Old Dominion (7–2) Towson (7-2) New Hampshire (7-3) 12.
13. Lehigh New Hampshire (0–1) James Madison (1–1) Chattanooga (2–1) Lehigh (3–1) Delaware (3–2) James Madison (4–2) New Hampshire (4–2) Towson (6–1) James Madison (5–3) Maine (7-2) Wofford (7-3) 13.
14. Villanova (2) Lehigh (1–0) Chattanooga (1–1) Southern Illinois (1–1) Jacksonville State (3–1) Richmond (3–2) Montana (4–2) William & Mary (4–3) Jacksonville State (5–2) Towson (6–2) Illinois State (7-3) Illinois State (7-3) 14.
15. James Madison Montana (0–1) Southern Illinois (1–1) Lehigh (2–1) Chattanooga (2–2) McNeese State (3–1) South Dakota (4–2) Towson (5–1) Old Dominion (6–2) Jackson State (7–1) Delaware (5-4) Delaware (6-4) 15.
16. Richmond Stephen F. Austin (1–0) Lehigh (1–1) Jacksonville State (2–1) Sam Houston State (3–0) Montana (3–2) William & Mary (3–3) Delaware (4–3) Alabama State (6–1) Delaware (5–4) Liberty (7-3) Liberty (7-3) 16.
17. Stephen F. Austin Southern Illinois (1–0) Jacksonville State (1–1) Massachusetts (2–0) Southern Utah (3–1) Indiana State (4–1) Towson (4–1) Indiana State (5–2) South Dakota (5–3) Illinois State (6–3) Furman (6-3) Central Arkansas (8-3) 17.
18. Central Arkansas Central Arkansas (1–0) Central Arkansas (1–1) South Dakota (2–1) McNeese State (2–1) South Dakota (3–2) Old Dominion (5–1) Richmond (3–3) William & Mary (4–4) Jacksonville State (5–3) Harvard (7-1) Harvard (8-1) 18.
19. Southern Illinois James Madison (0–1) Stephen F. Austin (1–1) McNeese State (1–1) Montana (2–2) Maine (3–1) Tennessee Tech (4–1) Alabama State (6–1) Jackson State (6–1) William & Mary (4–4) Central Arkansas (7-3) James Madison (6-4) 19.
20. McNeese State Villanova (0–1) Sacramento State (1–1) Sam Houston State (2–0) Massachusetts (2–1) Southern Illinois (2–2) Richmond (3–3) North Dakota (4–2) Indiana State (5–3) Tennessee Tech (5–2) James Madison (5-4) Norfolk State (9-2) 20.
21. Chattanooga Massachusetts (1–0) Massachusetts (1–0) Eastern Washington (0–3) South Dakota (2–2) Old Dominion (4–1) Indiana State (4–2) Old Dominion (5–2) Delaware (4–4) Indiana State (5–3) Jackson State (7-2) Jackson State (8-2) 21.
22. Liberty McNeese State (0–1) Liberty (1–1) Stephen F. Austin (1–2) South Carolina State (2–2) Southern Utah (3–2) McNeese State (3–2) Massachusetts (4–2) Illinois State (5–3) Liberty (6–3) Norfolk State (8-2) South Dakota (6-4) 22.
23. South Carolina State Chattanooga (0–1) McNeese State (0–1) Southern Utah (2–1) Towson (3–0) Tennessee Tech (4–1) North Dakota (4–2) Jackson State (6–1) Liberty (5–3) Harvard (6–1) Alabama State (7-2) Tennessee Tech (6-3) 23.
24. Sacramento State Liberty (0–1) South Dakota (1–1) Murray State (2–1) Indiana State (3–1) Chattanooga (2–3) Alabama State (5–1) Norfolk State (6–1) Harvard (5–1) South Dakota (5–4) South Dakota (5-4) Furman (6-4) 24.
25. Massachusetts Bethune-Cookman (1–0) South Carolina State (1–1) South Carolina State (1–2) Sacramento State (2–2) Towson (3–1) Jackson State (5–1) South Dakota (4–3) Tennessee Tech (4–2) Central Arkansas (6–3) Eastern Kentucky (6-3) Portland State (7-3) 25.
Preseason
Aug 15
Week 1
Sep 5
Week 2
Sep 12
Week 3
Sep 19
Week 4
Sep 26
Week 5
Oct 3
Week 6
Oct 10
Week 7
Oct 17
Week 8
Oct 24
Week 9
Oct 31
Week 10
Nov 7
Week 11
Nov 14
Week 12
Nov 21
Week 13
Nov 28
Week 14
Dec 5
Week 15 (Final)
Jan 10
Dropped:
South Carolina State
Dropped:
Chattanooga
Bethune-Cookman
Dropped:
Central Arkansas
Sacramento State
Liberty
Dropped:
North Dakota
Eastern Washington
Youngstown State
Dropped:
Massachusetts
South Carolina State
Sacramento State
Dropped:
Southern Illinois
Southern Utah
Chattanooga
Dropped:
Tennessee Tech
McNeese State
Dropped:
Richmond
North Dakota
Massachusetts
Norfolk State
Dropped:
Alabama State
Dropped:
Jacksonville State
William & Mary
Tennessee Tech
Jackson State
Dropped:
Alabama State
Eastern Kentucky
Dropped:
None
Dropped:
None
Dropped:
None
Dropped:
None

[1]

The Coaches Poll[edit]

Preseason
Aug 15
Week 1
Sep 5
Week 2
Sep 12
Week 3
Sep 19
Week 4
Sep 26
Week 5
Oct 3
Week 6
Oct 10
Week 7
Oct 17
Week 8
Oct 24
Week 9
Oct 31
Week 10
Nov 7
Week 11
Nov 14
Week 12
Nov 21
Week 13
Nov 28
Week 14
Dec 5
Week 15 (Final)
Jan 10
1. Eastern Washington (23) Eastern Washington (0–1) (22) Georgia Southern (2–0) (23) Georgia Southern (2–0) (25) Georgia Southern (3–0) (25) Georgia Southern (4–0) (26) Georgia Southern (5–0) (26) Georgia Southern (6–0) (27) Georgia Southern (7–0) (27) North Dakota State (8–0) (22) North Dakota State (9-0) (26) Montana State (9-1) (18) Sam Houston State (12-0) (17) 1.
2. Appalachian State (1) Georgia Southern (1–0) (6) Northern Iowa (1–1) (4) Northern Iowa (1–1) (3) Northern Iowa (2–1) (3) Northern Iowa (3–1) (2) Northern Iowa (4–1) (2) Northern Iowa (5–1) (1) Northern Iowa (6–1) (1) Montana State (8–1) (2) Montana State (9-1) (2) Georgia Southern (9-1) (2) Georgia Southern (10-2) (4) 2.
3. Georgia Southern (3) Appalachian State (0–1) т Appalachian State (1–1) Appalachian State (2–1) Appalachian State (3–1) Montana State (4–1) Montana State (5–1) Montana State (6–1) North Dakota State (7–0) Appalachian State (6–2) Georgia Southern (8-1) Sam Houston State (10-0) (8) Northern Iowa (10-2) 3.
4. William & Mary (1) Northern Iowa (0–1) т Montana State (1–1) Montana State (2–1) Montana State (3–1) Wofford (3–1) Wofford (4–1) Wofford (5–1) Montana State (7–1) Georgia Southern (7–1) (4) Sam Houston State (9-0) Northern Iowa (8-2) North Dakota State (11-1) (1) 4.
5. Delaware William & Mary (0–1) William & Mary (1–1) William & Mary (2–1) Delaware (3–1) North Dakota State (4–0) North Dakota State (5–0) North Dakota State (6–0) Appalachian State (5–2) Sam Houston State (8–0) Northern Iowa (7-2) North Dakota State (9-1) Montana (10-2) 5.
6. Montana State Montana State (0–1) North Dakota State (2–0) Delaware (2–1) North Dakota State (3–0) т James Madison (4–1) New Hampshire (4–1) Appalachian State (4–2) Lehigh (6–1) Northern Iowa (6–2) Lehigh (8-1) Lehigh (9-1) Lehigh (11-1) 6.
7. Northern Iowa Delaware (0–1) Delaware (1–1) Richmond (3–0) Wofford (2–1) т New Hampshire (3–1) Appalachian State (3–2) Lehigh (6–1) Sam Houston State (7–0) Lehigh (7–1) Montana (8-2) Montana (8-2) Montana State (10-2) (1) 7.
8. Wofford North Dakota State (1–0) Wofford (1–1) Wofford (1–1) James Madison (3–1) Appalachian State (3–2) Delaware (4–2) Jacksonville State (5–1) Montana (6–2) Montana (7–2) Appalachian State (6-3) Appalachian State (7-3) Appalachian State (8-4) 8.
9. Jacksonville State Wofford (1–0) Richmond (2–0) Montana (2–1) New Hampshire (2–1) William & Mary (3–2) Lehigh (5–1) Montana (5–2) Wofford (5–2) Wofford (6–2) Wofford (7-2) Old Dominion (8-2) Towson (9-3) 9.
10. New Hampshire Jacksonville State (1–0) Eastern Washington (0–2) (1) James Madison (2–1) Richmond (3–1) т Lehigh (4–1) Jacksonville State (4–1) Sam Houston State (6–0) James Madison (5–2) Maine (7–1) New Hampshire (7-2) Towson (8-2) Old Dominion (10-3) 10.
11. North Dakota State Richmond (1–0) Montana (1–1) New Hampshire (1–1) William & Mary (2–2) т Delaware (3–2) Montana (4–2) James Madison (5–2) New Hampshire (5–2) New Hampshire (6–2) Old Dominion (8-2) Maine (8-2) Wofford (8-4) 11.
12. Montana Stephen F. Austin (1–0) New Hampshire (1–1) North Dakota State (2–0) Southern Illinois (2–1) Jacksonville State (4–1) Sam Houston State (5–0) New Hampshire (4–2) Maine (6–1) Old Dominion (7–2) Towson (7-2) Wofford (7-3) New Hampshire (8-4) 12.
13. Villanova Montana (0–1) Stephen F. Austin (1–1) Southern Illinois (1–1) Jacksonville State (3–1) McNeese State (3–1) James Madison (4–2) Delaware (4–3) Jacksonville State (5–2) James Madison (5–3) Maine (7-2) New Hampshire (7-3) Maine (9-3) 13.
14. Stephen F. Austin Lehigh (1–0) James Madison (1–1) Chattanooga (2–1) Lehigh (3–1) Montana (3–2) South Dakota (4–2) Maine (5–1) Towson (6–1) Jackson State (7–1) Harvard (7-1) т Illinois State (7-3) т Harvard (9-1) 14.
15. Lehigh Southern Illinois (1–0) Southern Illinois (1–1) Jacksonville State (2–1) McNeese State (2–1) Sam Houston State (4–0) William & Mary (3–3) William & Mary (5–1) South Dakota (5–3) Tennessee Tech (5–2) Liberty (7-3) т Harvard (8-1) т Central Arkansas (9-4) 15.
16. James Madison New Hampshire (0–1) Jacksonville State (1–1) Lehigh (2–1) Montana (2–2) Richmond (3–2) Maine (4–1) Indiana State (5–2) Old Dominion (6–2) Indiana State (5–3) Illinois State (7-3) Liberty (7-3) т Delaware (7-4) 16.
17. Southern Illinois James Madison (0–1) Chattanooga (1–1) Stephen F. Austin (1–2) Chattanooga (2–2) Southern Illinois (2–2) McNeese State (3–2) Towson (5–1) Jackson State (6–1) Towson (6–2) Delaware (5-4) Delaware (6-4) Illinois State (7-4) 17.
18. Liberty Sacramento State (1–0) Central Arkansas (1–1) McNeese State (1–1) Sam Houston State (3–0) South Dakota (3–2) North Dakota (4–2) North Dakota (4–2) Indiana State (5–3) Jacksonville State (5–3) Jackson State (7-2) Jackson State (8-2) Jackson State (9-2) 18.
19. Richmond Villanova (0–1) Lehigh (1–1) Massachusetts (2–0) Southern Utah (3–1) Indiana State (4–1) Tennessee Tech (4–1) South Dakota (4–3) Tennessee Tech (4–2) Delaware (5–4) James Madison (5-4) Central Arkansas (8-3) James Madison (8-5) 19.
20. McNeese State Central Arkansas (0–1) Liberty (1–1) South Dakota (2–1) Massachusetts (2–1) North Dakota (3–2) Coastal Carolina (4–1) Jackson State (6–1) Delaware (4–4) Harvard (6–1) Tennessee Tech (5-3) James Madison (6-4) Tennessee Tech (7-4) 20.
21. South Carolina State Liberty (0–1) South Carolina State (1–1) North Dakota (1–2) South Dakota (2–2) Tennessee Tech (4–1) Indiana State (4–2) Richmond (3–3) William & Mary (4–4) William & Mary (4–4) Furman (6-3) Tennessee Tech (6-3) North Dakota (8-3) 21.
22. Central Arkansas McNeese State (0–1) McNeese State (0–1) Eastern Washington (0–3) South Carolina State (2–2) Southern Utah (3–2) Old Dominion (5–1) Old Dominion (5–2) Alabama State (6–1) Liberty (6–3) North Dakota (6-3) North Dakota (7-3) Norfolk State (9-3) 22.
23. Chattanooga South Carolina State (0–1) South Dakota (1–1) Liberty (1–2) Indiana State (3–1) Chattanooga (2–3) Towson (4–1) Tennessee Tech (4–2) Harvard (5–1) South Dakota (5–4) Indiana State (5-4) Indiana State (6-4) Liberty (7-4) 23.
24. Penn Bethune-Cookman (1–0) Sacramento State (1–1) Youngstown State (2–1) North Dakota (2–2) Coastal Carolina (3–1) Jackson State (5–1) McNeese State (3–3) Liberty (5–3) Illinois State (6–3) South Dakota (5-4) South Dakota (6-4) Stony Brook (9-4) 24.
25. Bethune-Cookman Chattanooga (0–1) Massachusetts (1–0) South Carolina State (1–2) Sacramento State (2–2) Jackson State (4–1) Richmond (3–3) Norfolk State (6–2) North Dakota (4–3) North Dakota (5–3) Central Arkansas (7-3) Norfolk State (9-2) San Diego (9-2) 25.
Preseason
Aug 15
Week 1
Sep 5
Week 2
Sep 12
Week 3
Sep 19
Week 4
Sep 26
Week 5
Oct 3
Week 6
Oct 10
Week 7
Oct 17
Week 8
Oct 24
Week 9
Oct 31
Week 10
Nov 7
Week 11
Nov 14
Week 12
Nov 21
Week 13
Nov 28
Week 14
Dec 5
Week 15 (Final)
Jan 10
Dropped:
Penn
Dropped:
Villanova
Bethune-Cookman
Dropped:
Central Arkansas
Sacramento State
Dropped:
Stephen F. Austin
Eastern Washington
Liberty
Youngstown State
Dropped:
Massachusetts
South Carolina State
Sacramento State
Dropped:
Southern Illinois
Southern Utah
Chattanooga
Dropped:
Coastal Carolina
Dropped:
Richmond
McNeese State
Norfolk State
Dropped:
Alabama State
Dropped:
Jacksonville State
William & Mary
Dropped:
Furman
Dropped:
Florida A&M
Stephen F. Austin
Jacksonville
Dropped:
None
Dropped:
None
Dropped:
None

[2]

Preseason polls[edit]

Various publications release their preseason top 25 months before the season commences.

Athlon
1. Georgia Southern
2. William & Mary
3. Eastern Washington
4. Montana State
5. Appalachian State
6. Delaware
7. Richmond
8. Wofford
9. Jacksonville State
10. Northern Iowa
11. North Dakota State
12. Massachusetts
13. New Hampshire
14. Lehigh
15. Sacramento State
16. Chattanooga
17. Villanova
18. Southern Illinois
19. Montana
20. Liberty
21. Northwestern State
22. Eastern Kentucky
23. Indiana State
24. Central Arkansas
25. Jacksonville
Athlon[3]

References[edit]