The McNeese Cowboys football team are currently on a two game winning streak and sit at 3-2 on the season. Their convincing win against Nichols last Saturday 38-13 helped the pokes enter into the top 20 if the national polls.

The Cowboys are now #19 in the FCS coaches polls, while they sit at #20 in the STATS top 25. Here are the updated polls released yesterday, October 3rd.

FCS Coaches Poll

1              North Dakota State

2              Sam Houston State

3              Chattanooga

4              Jacksonville State

5              Eastern Washington

6              James Madison

7              Richmond

8              Charleston Southern

9              The Citadel

10           Montana

11           Northern Iowa

12           Villanova

13           Youngstown State

14           Western Illinois

15           South Dakota State

16           Harvard

17           Albany

18           North Carolina A&T

19           McNeese State

20           Eastern Illinois

21           North Dakota

22           Cal Poly 87

23           Illinois State

24           Central Arkansas

25           Grambling State

 

STATS FCS Top 25

1              North Dakota State

2              Sam Houston State

3              Jacksonville State

4              Eastern Washington

5              Chattanooga

6              Richmond

7              James Madison

8              Charleston Southern

9              Citadel

10           Montana

11           UNI

12           South Dakota State

13           Western Illinois

14           Villanova

15           Youngstown State

16           Albany

17           Coastal Carolina

18           North Carolina A&T

19           Eastern Illinois

20           McNeese    

21           Cal Poly

22           Harvard

23           Illinois State

24           North Dakota

25           Central Arkansas

Source: NCAA FCS Polls

The Cowboys will hit the road this week and take on Southeastern Louisiana in Hammond this Saturday. The game carries a 6:00pm kickoff.