Polls - Pre-Season (Aug 7 - Sep 3)
First Place Votes in Parentheses
Records include games against Division I opponents only.
STATS Poll
# Team Record Pts Prev
1 James Madison (134) 11-0 4034 1
2 North Dakota State (19) 10-1 3874 3
3 Sam Houston State (7) 10-1 3610 5
4 South Dakota State (2) 9-2 3385 6
5 Eastern Washington 7-4 3270 4
6 Jacksonville State (1) 10-1 3081 7
7 Richmond 6-5 3041 8
8 North Dakota 3-8 2871 12
9 Youngstown State 6-5 2658 2
10 Villanova 5-6 2628 11
11 Wofford 9-2 2543 9
12 Chattanooga 3-8 1995 13
13 New Hampshire 7-4 1741 17
14 Charleston Southern 5-5 1710 15
15 Central Arkansas 10-1 1685 14
16 The Citadel 4-6 1545 10
17 Lehigh 5-6 1369 21
18 Northern Iowa 7-4 924 37
19 Samford 7-3 893 23
20 Illinois State 6-5 876 26
21 Grambling 8-1 692 16
22 Fordham 4-7 604 34
23 Cal Poly 1-10 427 24
24 Albany 4-7 418 29
25 Western Illinois 8-3 367 33
# Team Record Pts Prev
26 North Carolina Central 6-4 326 22
27 Weber State 8-2 322 25
28 Northern Arizona 7-4 307 41
29 McNeese State 8-2 261 45
30 San Diego 8-2 250 19
31 Montana 7-4 215 31
32 North Carolina A&T 10-0 198 20
33 Kennesaw State 9-1 154 37
34 Liberty 6-5 134 NR
35 Tennessee State 5-5 102 41
36 Tennessee-Martin 5-5 90 30
37 South Dakota 7-4 87 NR
38 Harvard 5-5 36 NR
39 Saint Francis (PA) 4-6 31 27
40 Delaware 7-4 27 NR
41 Princeton 5-5 23 28
42 South Carolina State 2-7 22 NR
43 Nicholls State 8-3 21 NR
44 Southeastern Louisiana 6-5 20 34
45 Southern Utah 9-2 17 43
46 Penn 5-4 14 NR
46 Duquesne 6-4 14 39
48 Stony Brook 9-2 13 43
49 Maine 4-6 11 34
50 Montana State 5-6 6 NR
50 Mercer 5-6 6 NR
52 Southern Illinois 4-7 5 NR
53 Alcorn State 6-4 4 NR
53 William & Mary 2-9 4 NR
55 Eastern Illinois 6-5 3 NR
55 East Tennessee State 3-7 3 NR
55 Wagner 3-7 3 NR
58 Eastern Kentucky 4-7 2 NR
59 Indiana State 0-11 1 NR
59 Bethune-Cookman 7-4 1 NR
59 Dayton 5-6 1 45
Coaches Poll
# Team Record Pts Prev
1 James Madison (20) 11-0 642 1
2 North Dakota State (2) 10-1 618 3
3 Sam Houston State (3) 10-1 577 5
4 Eastern Washington 7-4 525 4
5 Jacksonville State 10-1 493 7
6 South Dakota State (1) 9-2 479 6
7 Richmond 6-5 474 8
8 Youngstown State 6-5 450 2
9 Villanova 5-6 413 11
10 North Dakota 3-8 412 12
11 Wofford 9-2 381 9
12 The Citadel 4-6 333 10
13 Chattanooga 3-8 330 13
14 Charleston Southern 5-5 261 15
15 Central Arkansas 10-1 251 14
16 New Hampshire 7-4 244 17
17 Lehigh 5-6 177 21
18 Illinois State 6-5 149 26
19 Samford 7-3 144 23
20 Northern Iowa 7-4 136 NR
21 Grambling 8-1 133 16
22 Weber State 8-2 102 25
23 Cal Poly 1-10 85 24
24 North Carolina Central 6-4 83 22
25 North Carolina A&T 10-0 78 20
# Team Record Pts Prev
26 Fordham 4-7 63 34
27 Albany 4-7 62 30
28 Western Illinois 8-3 54 NR
29 Montana 7-4 51 NR
30 Northern Arizona 7-4 42 NR
31 McNeese State 8-2 34 NR
32 San Diego 8-2 33 19
33 Tennessee State 5-5 26 NR
34 Kennesaw State 9-1 17 32
35 William & Mary 2-9 16 NR
35 Harvard 5-5 16 NR
37 South Dakota 7-4 14 29
38 Saint Francis (PA) 4-6 8 27
39 Southeastern Louisiana 6-5 7 31
39 Dayton 5-6 7 NR
41 Nicholls State 8-3 6 NR
42 Princeton 5-5 5 28
42 Prairie View A&M 4-5 5 NR
42 Colgate 7-4 5 NR
45 Towson 5-6 2 NR
45 Eastern Illinois 6-5 2 NR
45 Southern 6-3 2 NR
45 Southern Utah 9-2 2 33
49 Mercer 5-6 1 NR