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First time ever: MSU-Mankato ranked No. 1 in Division II football

  • October 15, 2013 - 6:58 AM

For the first time in school history, the Minnesota State Mankato football team is ranked No. 1 in the American Football Coaches Association Division II poll.

The Mavericks (6-0) moved up one spot to No. 1 after last week’s No. 1, Valdosta State, lost to West Alabama. MSU Mankato received 791 points and 26 of 32 first-place votes to take the top spot.

Minnesota Duluth (5-1) moved up two spots to No. 9, and St. Cloud State (5-1) re-entered the poll at No. 25.

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