There was some significant movement in DII this week.
Iowa Central continues to be the toughest team to rank. But seeing UW-Whitewater lose to Belleville 48-5 puts an earlier season loss by the Tritons to the Lynx some perspective. With a similar result, Iowa Central vaults up to number five.
Montana State drops to 10 because they have yet to play a tough game. They continue to lead the... Read More
A few teams moved in the rankings this week.
Iona gave Penn State a tough game at home. The Gaels have played Navy, Army and Penn State tough this season and are earning attention. They move up to 15 despite the loss.
Ohio State bested Wisconsin this week further complicating the picture in the Midwest. With that victory, Ohio State remains at 25 and with Ohio State undefeated in the Big 10... Read More
It was a light weekend in DIA. Only four conferences saw action.
Army picked up a Friday night win over NDC to remain undefeated. Both the Black Knights and Penn State are currently undefeated. The winner of game between these two will win the conference. Kutztown moved to 2-2 while NDC is struggling for a playoff spot at 2-3.
The Buckeyes are now the only undefeated team... Read More
Conference regular seasons’ have wrapped up in all but a few conferences. Playoffs either began this past weekend or will begin next week to determine the field for nationals.
Bloomsburg moved to 5-0 by barely hanging on with a 22-21 win over York. Scranton moved to 5-1 with another win while Villanova had the week off and is 5-0. All three teams have clinched a conference playoff spot. York... Read More
The post season is fast approaching in DIAA. Here is where it currently stands with the participating fall conferences.
Brown picked up a close win over Harvard to move to 4-0. Both the Bears and Dartmouth are 4-0 and will meet next week to determine first place. Yale and Harvard will meet as well and the winner will get the third spot in the conference playoffs and the fourth will be out.... Read More
There was very little movement in the DI rankings. Only a couple of teams moved but for the first time in a long time Indiana falls out of the top 25.
Ohio State picked off the Hoosiers sending them to their second consecutive conference loss. Ohio State moves into 25.
Army had a closer than expected game against Wheeling Jesuit but the Black Knights stay at number seven.
Kutztown gave Penn State... Read More
The DII College rankings had some movement with a number of ranked teams squaring off against each other.
In the southern conference UNC-Charlotte and Furman played a thrilling 44-41 game. The teams are within striking distance of each other and come in at 10 and 11 respectively.
North Dakota State had an impressive win over Minnesota-Duluth. NDSU remains at 3 and Duluth drops to 17.
Bloomsburg... Read More
It has been a wild couple of weeks in DIA. A number of underdogs picked up wins and across the country we have seen the most parity in a long time.
After beating NDC last weekend, Kutztown gave Penn State all it could handle in a narrow 32-27 loss to the Nittany Lions. Wheeling Jesuit gave Army a tougher than expected game in a 33-21 loss.
Army and Penn State are both undefeated at the... Read More
There was a less than full slate of games this weekend as a number of schools were on fall break. With the playoffs set for early November, here is where things currently stand.
Bloomsburg moved to 4-0 with another convincing victory and Villanova picked up its fifth conference victory with a 31-10 win over Drexel. Scranton moved to 4-1 with a win. York and Lehigh are battling for the final... Read More
There were a couple of upsets in the DI rankings this weekend that resulted in some shifts.
In Rugby East, Kutztown defeated NDC 27-10. The Bears move up to 12 overall and NDC drops to 14.
BYU played its first game of the season and picked up a century mark win.
Wisconsin shocked Indiana 40-24. That is the first time Indiana has lost a Big 10 game in recent memory so the loss in noteworthy. It... Read More