A couple Classics and Playoffs first round both treated us this week with a great Thanksgiving feast.
Thursday, November 28, 2013
Turkey Day Classic
ALABAMA STATE 41 Stillman 28
Saturday, November 30, 2013
Southern U 40 GRAMBLING ST 17
Division I Championships
NEW HAMPSHIRE 45 Lafayette 7
Tennessee St 31 BUTLER 0
COASTAL CAROLINA 48 Bethune-Cookman
Ahhhhhh, relax everyone. It is all fine and right in the world. We have a playoff to determine the top NCAA football championship. Of course the committee will choose the right teams. Take a sip and sink back, watch the show.
Thursday, November 21, 2013
SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA 52 Nicholls 27
Saturday, November 23, 2013
ALABAMA (FBS) 49 Chattanooga 0
APPALACHIAN ST 48 Western Carolina 27
BETHUNE-COOKMAN 29 Florida
The 2013 NCAA Division I Football Championship Selection show will take place this Sunday, November 24 at 11:30 a.m. (ET) on ESPNU and ESPN Watch App.
Check out http://www.ncaa.com/fcs-selections-101 for a ton of official information too...
Don't forget the tournament schedule for the highest NCAA championship in football:
First Round (eight games)
November 30 (on-campus sites)
Second Round (eight games)
December 7 (on-campus sites)
This week a lot was decided for the playoff tournament and we were treated to five battles between top 25 teams.
HOW THE GPI TOP 25 FARED
1. North Dakota State won 35-17 @ #10 Youngstown State
2. Eastern Illinois won 52-14 vs. #17 Jacksonville State
3. Eastern Washington won 35-22 @ #32 Cal Poly
4. Maine won 41-0 vs. #87 Rhode Island
5. Southeastern Louisiana won 34-21 vs. #6 Sam Houston State
6. Sam Houston State lost 34-21 @ #5 Southeastern Louisiana
Okay, this is serious time. Conference championships and playoff autobids are real issues and there were more shocking results this week...
HOW THEY FARED: GPI TOP 25
Rank, School, Opponent
1. North Dakota State won 20-10 vs. #23 Illinois State
2. Eastern Illinois won 37-17 @ #41T Murray State
3. Maine won 33-27 @ #106 Albany
4. Eastern Washington won 54-29 vs. #14 Montana State
5. Coastal Carolina lost 31-26 @ #41T Charleston Southern