Division I-AA Poll

Updated: August 12, 2003, 7:02 AM ET

PHILADELPHIA -- The top 25 teams in the preseason Sports Network Division I-AA football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, 2002 record and final ranking:<                           Record   Pts  Pvs  1. McNeese State (25)     13-2  1,905   2  2. Georgia Southern (16)  11-3  1,832   3  3. Western Illinois (15)  11-2  1,733   5  4. Montana (5)            11-3  1,729   7  5. Western Kentucky (17)  12-3  1,532   1  6. Northeastern           10-3  1,270  11  7. Grambling State (2)    11-2  1,208   8  8. Furman                  8-4  1,194   9  9. Appalachian State       8-4  1,161  10 10. Bethune-Cookman        11-2  1,001  15 11. Idaho State             8-3    926  18 12. Villanova              11-4    908   4 13. Fordham                10-3    890  12 14. Massachusetts           8-4    779   -- 15. Montana State           7-6    773  19 16. Maine                  11-3    745   6 17. Delaware                6-6    741   -- 18. Eastern Illinois        8-4    584  13 19. Wofford                 9-3    576  14 20. Southeast Missouri      8-4    508  24 21. Pennsylvania            9-1    503  17 22. Northwestern State      9-4    403  16 23. Nicholls State          7-4    350  23 24. Stephen F. Austin       6-5    274   -- 25. Eastern Kentucky        8-4    237  21

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