Richmond checks in at #6 and JMU at #8 in the latest FCS rankings:
Also, from Athlon's FCS Power Poll:
(6-1, 3-1 CAA)
Previous Ranking: 7
Last Week’s Result: 23-0 win over then-No. 13 Villanova
After the loss of two more starters to season-ending injuries, the Spiders went out and posted their second shutout of the season, knocking Villanova from first place in the CAA.
Next Opponent: at Elon (Oct. 22)
6. James Madison
(6-1, 4-0 CAA Football)
Previous Ranking: 6
Last Week’s Result: 42-39 win over New Hampshire
The Dukes started looking at their bye week too early as a 30-point lead at UNH nearly slipped away in the final 10 minutes. Junior quarterback Bryan Schor (four touchdown passes, one rushing) impressed yet again.
Next Opponent: Rhode Island (Oct. 29)