Top 25 College Football Rankings 2021: Week 8 FCS Coaches Poll

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The college football season is back in full swing and the FCS has returned to action this fall after playing in the spring due to the coronavirus-delayed season just months ago. Ahead of the upcoming week, we get a look at how each team stacks up against the competition.

On Monday, the AFCA Coaches Poll for Week 8 was announced and Sam Houston continues to hang on to the top spot. Sam Houston earned 27 first-place votes following its shellacking of No. 21 Jacksonville State.

Rounding out the top five is North Dakota State, Southern Illinois, Villanova, and James Madison.

Where does your favorite team rank?

A full look at the Week 8 FCS AFCA Coaches Poll can be seen below.

Rank   School (1st votes)             

1Sam Houston (27)6-0
2North Dakota St.7-0
3Southern Illinois6-1
5James Madison6-1
6Montana St.7-1
7Eastern Washington7-1
8Southeastern Louisiana6-1
9UC Davis7-1
10Kennesaw St.6-1
12UT Martin6-1
13South Dakota St.5-2
14East Tennessee St.7-1
16Jackson St.6-1
17Northern Iowa4-3
19Eastern Kentucky5-2
20Missouri St.4-3
22South Dakota5-3
23t.Sacramento St.5-2
23t.Weber St.3-4
25Rhode Island5-2

Dropped Out: Jacksonville St. (21), Delaware (25)

Others Receiving Votes: Chattanooga, 53; William & Mary, 27; Holy Cross, 21; Stephen F. Austin, 21; Monmouth (N.J.), 20; Prairie View A&M, 19; North Dakota, 18; Mercer, 16; Delaware, 15; Florida A&M, 14; Columbia, 10; Dartmouth, 9; Jacksonville St., 8; Yale, 8; UIW, 7; Nicholls, 3; Elon, 2; Furman, 2; Davidson, 1.

AP Top 25 College Football Rankings 2021: Week 9 AP Poll
AP Top 25 College Football Rankings 2021: Week 9 AP Poll