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LWC Football No. 4 in NAIA poll

By Christopher Coombs

The Lindsey Wilson football team earned the No. 4-ranking in the first edition of the 2020-21 NAIA Football FirstDown PlayBook Top-25 poll, officials at the national office announced on Monday.

The Blue Raiders received 367 voting points and are the highest-rated team from the Mid-South Conference. LWC is 1-0 on the season after opening play with a commanding 49-0 win over Pikeville (Ky.).

Next up for the Blue Raiders is a Friday, February 26, 2021, matchup with Cumberlands (KY) at Blue Raider Stadium. Kickoff is slated for 2:30pmCT.

Morningside (Iowa) is No. 1 in the poll with 418 points and 17 of the 18 first-place votes. Marian (Ind.) is ranked second in the poll with 396 points. Grand View (Iowa) tallied 390 points and the final first-place vote while College of Idaho rounds out the top-five with 335 points.

Joining the Blue Raiders in the poll from the MSC is No. 6 Keiser (Fla.), No. 10 Reinhardt (Ga.), No. 17 Cumberlands (Ky.) and No. 19 Georgetown (Ky.).

Southeastern (Fla.) is mentioned in the receiving votes section of the poll.

This story was posted on 2021-02-23 05:12:48
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