Around the FCS: 09/14/2013

FCSUpsets galore! Though, this time, most of them are in the top 25. #15 Richmond dropped a close one to Gardner-Webb, Tennessee-Martin was able to drop #8 Central Arkansas, and #16 Wofford manhandled #10 Georgia Southern. We did have a couple upsets of FBS teams as #23 Bethune-Cookman crushed Florida International 34-13, and Fordham edged Temple 30-29. Here’s what happened around the FCS.



1. All rankings are taken from the Sports Network.

2. All upsets of an FBS team by an FCS team are in bold.

3. All upsets of an FCS team by a DII, DIII, or NAIA team are in italics.


Big Sky

(3)Montana State 26-0 Colorado Mesa (DII)

(14)Cal Poly 17-34 Colorado State (FBS)

Northern Colorado 7-35 Wyoming (FBS)

Portland State 43-6 Humboldt State (DII)

Idaho State 29-3 Western State (DII)

Southern Utah 10-48 Washington State (FBS)

(11)Montana 55-17 North Dakota

(2)Eastern Washington 21-33 Toledo (FBS)

Weber State 6-70 Utah State (FBS)

(25)Northern Arizona 21-10 UC Davis

Sacramento State 63-56 Southern Oregon (NAIA) (OT)

Big South

Presbyterian 20-21 Furman

VMI 24-37 North Greenville (DII)

Charleston Southern 30-10 Campbell

(21)Coastal Carolina 51-32 Eastern Kentucky

Gardner-Webb 12-10 (15)Richmond

Liberty 38-10 Morgan State


(12)New Hampshire 53-23 Colgate

Maine 35-22 Bryant

(17)Stony Brook 23-26 Buffalo (FBS) (5OT)

Delaware 7-51 Navy (FBS)

(20)James Madison 24-20 St. Francis (PA)

William & Mary 34-6 Lafayette

(15)Richmond 10-12 Gardner-Webb

Rhode Island 19-13 Albany (OT)

(4)Towson 49-7 Delaware State


Charlotte 13-40 North Carolina Central

Monmouth 25-28 (22)Lehigh

Houston Baptist 52-28 Wayland (NAIA)

Abilene Christian 52-28 New Mexico Highlands (DII)

Incarnate Word 24-0 Langston (NAIA)


No games scheduled


North Carolina Central 40-13 Charlotte

Florida A&M 20-27 Samford

Howard 19-76 Old Dominion (FBS)

(23)Bethune-Cookman 34-13 Florida International (FBS)

Hampton 27-30 Tennessee Tech

North Carollina A&T 23-10 Elon

Savannah State 27-20 Fort Valley State (DII)

South Carolina State 32-0 Alabama A&M

Morgan State 10-38 Liberty

Delaware State 7-49 (4)Towson

Missouri Valley

Western Illinois 12-29 Minnesota (FBS)

(24)Youngstown State 17-55 Michigan State (FBS)

Southern Illinois 31-10 Charleston (WV) (DII)

Indiana State 70-7 Quincy (DII)

Missouri State 41-38 Murray State

(18)Illinois State 24-57 (9)Eastern Illinois

(6)South Dakota State 34-26 Southeastern Louisiana


Robert Morris 14-21 Dayton

Bryant 22-35 Maine

Wagner 0-54 Syracuse (FBS)

St. Francis (PA) 20-24 (20)James Madison

Central Connecticut State 21-52 Holy Cross

Sacred Heart 45-3 Lincoln (PA) (DII)

Ohio Valley

Austin Peay 10-42 Chattanooga

Eastern Kentucky 32-51 (21)Coastal Carolina

Tennessee Tech 30-27 Hampton

Murray State 41-38 Missouri State

(9)Eastern Illinois 57-24 (18)Illinois State

Tennessee State 26-16 Jackson State

Tennessee-Martin 24-23 (8)Central Arkansas

Jacksonville State 24-21 North Alabama (DII)


Colgate 23-53 (12)New Hampshire

Fordham 30-29 Temple (FBS)

(22)Lehigh 28-25 Monmouth

Georgetown 23-43 Marist

Lafayette 6-34 William & Mary

Holy Cross 52-21 Central Connecticut State


Dayton 21-14 Robert Morris

Jacksonville 69-19 Morehead State

Valparaiso 34-36 William Jewell (DII)

Marist 43-23 Georgetown

Campbell 10-30 Charleston Southern

Butler 31-28 Franklin (DIII)

Mercer 61-0 Warner Southern (NAIA)

Davidson 18-34 Lenoir-Rhyne (DII)


Furman 21-20 Presbyterian

Samford 27-20 Florida A&M

The Citadel 28-21 Western Carolina

Chattanooga 42-10 Austin Peay

Elon 23-10 North Carolina A&T

(16)Wofford 30-20 (10)Georgia Southern


(5)Sam Houston State 55-17 Texas Southern

Nicholls State 7-70 Louisiana-Lafayette (FBS)

Northwestern State 9-66 Cincinnati (FBS)

Southeastern Louisiana 26-34 (6)South Dakota State

Stephen F. Austin 50-13 McMurry (DIII)

(8)Central Arkansas 23-24 Tennessee-Martin

Lamar 3-59 Oklahoma State (12 FBS)

(13)McNeese State 44-42 West Alabama (DII)


Alcorn State 35-28 Mississippi Valley State

Texas Southern 17-55 (5)Sam Houston State

Alabama State 40-39 Arkansas-Pine Bluff

Grambling State 34-47 Lincoln (MO) (DII)

Alabama A&M 0-32 South Carolina State

Jackson State 16-26 Tennessee State

Southern 62-59 Prairie View A&M