Top 25 College Football Rankings 2022: Week 5 FCS Coaches Poll

FARGO, ND/USA - JUNE 27, 2019: NDSU trademark logo on the campus of the North Dakota State University.


The college football season is back in full swing and the FCS delivered some quality games for another action-packed season. 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 5 was announced and perennial powerhouse North Dakota State remained atop the poll with 24 first-place votes.

Rounding out the top five is Montana with four first-place votes, South Dakota State, Sacramento State, and Montana State.

Where does your favorite team rank?

A full look at the Week 5 FCS AFCA Coaches Poll can be seen below.

Week 5 FCS AFCA Coaches Poll 

RankSchool (1st votes)Rec.Pts.Prev.Week 5Next Game
1North Dakota St. (24)4-16701D. Youngstown St., 27-14Oct. 8 at Indiana St.
2Montana (3)5-06482D. Idaho St., 28-20Oct. 15 vs. Idaho
3South Dakota St.4-16213D. Western Illinois, 34-10Oct. 8 vs. South Dakota
4Sacramento St.4-05715D. Cal Poly, 49-21Oct. 8 vs. Northern Colorado
5Montana St.4-15594D. UC Davis, 41-24Oct. 8 vs. Idaho St.
6Delaware5-05486D. Towson, 24-10Oct. 8 at No. 17 William & Mary
7Weber St.4-05097IdleOct. 8 vs. No. 21 Eastern Washington
8Jackson St.4-04808IdleOct. 8 at Alabama St.
9Chattanooga4-144210D. East Tennessee St., 24-16Oct. 15 vs. VMI
10Holy Cross5-043111D. Harvard, 30-21Oct. 8 vs. Bucknell
11UIW4-138612D. McNeese, 48-20Oct. 8 vs. Lamar
12Mercer4-135713D. Wofford, 42-7Oct. 8 vs. Western Carolina
13Villanova3-229015D. Maine, 45-20Oct. 15 at Richmond
14UT Martin3-228617D. Tennessee Tech, 45-28Oct. 8 at Murray St.
15Samford4-127519D. Furman, 34-27Oct. 8 vs. Wofford
16Fordham4-121620D. Georgetown (D.C.), 59-38Oct. 8 at Lehigh
17William & Mary4-120521D. Stony Brook, 27-10Oct. 8 vs. No. 6 Delaware
18Elon4-119623D. No. 22 Richmond, 30-27 2OTOct. 8 vs. Towson
19Missouri St.2-31909Lost to North Dakota, 48-31Oct. 8 vs. No. 24 Southern Illinois
20Southeastern Louisiana3-216224D. Murray St., 48-14Oct. 8 vs. Texas A&M-Commerce
21Eastern Washington1-310818Lost to Florida, 52-17Oct. 8 at No. 7 Weber St.
22Stephen F. Austin2-310314Lost to Sam Houston, 17-16Oct. 8 vs. Abilene Christian
23Rhode Island3-28925D. Brown, 38-10Oct. 15 vs. No. 18 Elon
24Southern Illinois3-283NRD. Illinois St., 19-14Oct. 8 at No. 19 Missouri St.
25Southest Missouri St.4-181NRD. Lindenwood, 49-28Oct. 8 vs. Tennessee Tech

Dropped Out: Austin Peay (16), Richmond (22)

Others Receiving Votes: Austin Peay, 72; Richmond, 48; Princeton, 24; Abilene Christian, 21; Eastern Kentucky, 20; North Carolina Central, 19; Idaho, 12; Monmouth (N.J.), 12; Furman, 11; North Dakota, 8; Davidson, 6; Youngstown St., 5; Florida A&M, 4; Tarleton, 4; Pennsylvania, 1; Stetson, 1; Stonehill, 1.

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