Vikings Remain Atop The Polls
MARSHALL, MO - The Missouri Valley College football team will remain in the No. 3 spot for another week following the release of the latest NAIA Football Coaches' Top 25 Poll Monday. The Vikings are one of only four undefeated teams in the latest poll including No. 1 Marian (Ind.) with a 7-0 record, No. 2 Georgetown (Ky.) with an 8-0 record, and No.4 Morningside (Iowa) with a 7-0 record.
The Vikings are coming off a 39-7 road victory over Graceland University Saturday, which moved them to 6-0 in Heart of America Athletic Conference play, and keeps MVC alone in first atop the conference standings.
Other HAAC teams ranked in this week's poll includes No. 13 MidAmerica Nazarene University, No. 13 Baker University, and Evangel University up two spots to No. 15. Also, Benedictine College dropped five spots, and come in at No. 21.
The Vikings welcome in 4-4 Peru State College to Gregg-Mitchell Field Saturday with a 1:30 p.m. kickoff. Live video and audio of the game will be available by logging on to www.moval.edu/athletics.