The McNeese State Cowboys football team beat Northwestern State 43-17 last Saturday night in Cowboys Stadium to improve to 9-2 on the season and 5-1 in Southland Conference play. With the win, the Cowboys jumped three spots in both the Sports Network and FCS Coaches' Top 25 polls this week.
The McNeese Cowboys football team were stunned at home last Saturday night by Southeastern Louisiana losing the game 41-7. The Cowboys are now 7-2 on the season and are 3-1 in Southland Conference play. With the loss, the Cowboys also fell in both major polls.
After beating up Central Arkansas Saturday 59-28 and getting their first Southland Conference win, the McNeese Cowboys moved up in both polls and their players swept the Southland Conference weekly player honors.
After starting the season at 4-0, the McNeese Cowboys stumbled over the weekend losing to the University of Northern Iowa 41-6. The loss now has the cowboys at a 4-1 overall record and they fell in both FCS polls that were released this week.