NAIA Football FirstDown PlayBook Top 25 Poll

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Three Mid-South teams are mentioned in the NAIA Football FirstDown PlayBook Top 25 Poll, the national office announced Monday.

Lindsey Wilson (Ky.) is the highest-rated team in the poll at No. 3. The Blue Raiders garnered 380 points in the poll and are 4-0 this season and 2-0 in the MSC. Lindsey Wilson travels to Thomas More (Ky.) on Saturday.

Georgetown (Ky.) is the second conference school in the top 10. The Tigers are slotted eighth with 306 points. Georgetown is off to a 4-0 start and 2-0 in conference play. The Tigers host Bethel (Tenn.) on Saturday.

Bethel (Tenn.) is the final MSC team in the top 25. The Wildcats are 13th in the poll with 239 points. Bethel is 4-0 and 1-0 in MSC play and travel to Georgetown on Saturday.

Morningside (Iowa) sits atop the poll with 418 points and all 18 first-place votes. Grand View (Iowa) is second with 402 points. Northwestern (Iowa) and Marian (Ind.) round out the top five with 368 and 359 points, respectively.

The poll was voted upon by a panel of head coaches representing each of the conferences. Each conference is given one rater for every four schools in the league.

The next poll is scheduled to come out on Monday, October 3.