AFCA Division III Top 25: North Central Remains No. 1

North Central RB Ethan Greenfield

The North Central Cardinals remained No. 1 in the American Football Coaches Association Division III Top 25, released on Nov. 1, as they remained undefeated.

As the season moves into November, each of the Top 7 teams in the poll are undefeated, with either seven or eight wins.

In fact, the Top 12 teams in the poll remained the same as last week.

The Top 10 in the poll included No. 1 North Central, No. 2 Mary Hardin-Baylor, No. 3 UW-Whitewater, No. 4 Mount Union, No. 5 Saint John’s, No. 6 Linfield, No. 7 Delaware Valley, No. 8 Hardin-Simmons, No. 9 Wheaton and No. 10 Central (IA).

After the Top 10, the rest of the AFCA Top 25 included No. 11 Union (NY), No. 12 UW-La Crosse, No. 13 Salisbury, No. 14 Bethel (MN), No. 15 Cortland, No. 16 Muhlenberg, No. 17 Trinity (TX), No. 18 Johns Hopkins, No. 19 Birmingham Southern, No. 20 Randolph-Macon, No. 21 (tie) John Carroll, No. 21 (tie) UW-Oshkosh, No. 23 Ithaca, No. 24 Washington & Jefferson and No. 25 Baldwin Wallace.

Susquehanna dropped out of the Top 25.

Also receiving votes were Susquehanna (Pa.), 83; Rensselaer (N.Y.), 47; Redlands (Calif.), 41; Lake Forest (Ill.), 38; Albion (Mich.), 30; Whitworth (Wash.), 26; DePauw (Ind.), 18; Wabash (Ind.), 10; Washington & Lee (Va.), 9; Wisconsin-River Falls, 8; Westminster (Pa.), 6; Huntingdon (Ala.), 4; Ursinus (Pa.), 4; Merchant Marine (N.Y.), 3; Wisconsin-Stout, 3; Hobart (N.Y.), 2; Washington (Mo.), 2; Coe (Iowa), 1; Gustavus Adolphus (Minn.), 1; Ohio Wesleyan, 1.

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