HSRN Poll

Hartly, DE – Following a full schedule of games spanning September 3 – 6, the 2014 Conaway Cup Runners Up have taken the top spots in the first week of the Division I FCS and Division II/NAIA HSRN Football Polls.

In the Division I FCS poll, the Aggies of North Carolina A&T begin the season ranked #1 following a season opening 61-7 victory over former CIAA rival Shaw University.  A&T just edged MEAC-SWAC Challenge victor S.C. State by three points. Alcorn State, Tennessee State and North Carolina Central round out the FCS top five.


In Division II, Tuskegee topped a group that includes five teams that didn’t make the final top ten last year.  The Golden Tigers shut out Clark Atlanta, 26-0, to begin their season at home in the friendly confines of Abbott Memorial Alumni Stadium.  Four CIAA teams, Virginia Union, Virginia State, Livingstone and Winston-Salem State) complete the top five which includes Division II and NAIA competitors.

Division I FCS

School (First Place Votes) Record Pts Last Yr
1 North Carolina A&T Aggies (5) 1-0 105 2
2 South Carolina State (4) 1-0 102 5
3 Alcorn State Braves (3) 0-1 93 1
4 Tennessee State Tigers 1-0 77 10
5 North Carolina Central Eagles (1) 1-0 71 8
6T Prairie View A&M Panthers 1-0 43 NR
6T Hampton Pirates 1-0 43 NR
8 Southern Jaguars 0-1 41 4
9 Bethune Cookman Wildcats 0-1 35 3
10 Alabama State Hornets 0-1 25 9

Division II/NAIA

School (First Place Votes) Record Pts Last Yr
1 Tuskegee Golden Tigers (7) 1-0 113 2
2 Virginia Union Panthers 1-0 64 NR
3 Virginia State Trojans (1) 0-1 57 NR
4 Livingstone Blue Bears (1) 1-0 62 NR
5T Bowie State Bulldogs (1) 1-0 53 8
5T Winston-Salem State Rams (1) 0-1 53 3
5T Elizabeth City State Vikings (1)` 0-0 53 NR
8 Albany State Golden Rams 0-1 40 4
9 Morehouse Maroon Tigers 1-0 44 10
10T Lane Dragons 1-0 15 NR
10T Chowan Hawks 1-0 15 NR

SBN Black College Football Poll

SCHOOL MASCOTS POINTS (#1 VOTES) 2015 RECORD
         
*Alcorn State Braves 237 (13) 0-1
North Carolina A&T Aggies 219 (10) 1-0
South Carolina State Bulldogs 206 (5) 1-0
Grambling State Tigers 173 0-1
Bethune Cookman Wildcats 158 (2) 0-1
Southern Jaguars 127 0-1
North Carolina-Central Eagles 96 1-0
Tuskegee Golden Tigers 74 1-0
Tennessee State Tigers 45 1-0
Hampton Pirates 38 1-0

Other teams receiving votes:

SCHOOL MASCOTS POINTS
Winston-Salem State Rams 29
Virginia State Trojans 23
Alabama State Hornets 17
Morgan State Bears 12
Jackson State Tigers 9

 

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