App State Ranked In AP Top 25 For Second Time In School History

BOONE, N.C. — The Appalachian State football team has been ranked in the AP Top 25 Poll for the second time in school history.

App State defeated Louisiana-Lafayette on October 9th by a score of 17-7 and moved to 5-0 overall with a 2-0 Sun Belt conference record.

The Mountaineers received 148 votes which earned them the 24th spot in the AP Top 25 Poll.  The team was ranked 25th last year while they were 5-1 but lost the game the following week to Georgia Southern which knocked them out of the rankings.

App State will take on the UL Monroe Warhawks on October 19th at Kidd Brewer Stadium.

AP Top 25 Poll:

  1. Alabama
  2. LSU
  3. Clemson
  4. Ohio State
  5. Oklahoma
  6. Wisconsin
  7. Penn State
  8. Notre Dame
  9. Florida
  10. Georgia
  11. Auburn
  12. Oregon
  13. Utah
  14. Boise State
  15. Texas
  16. Michigan
  17. Arizona State
  18. Baylor
  19. SMU
  20. Minnesota
  21. Cincinnati
  22. Missouri
  23. Iowa
  24. Appalachian State
  25. Washington

Photo credit: App State Media Guide