In Week 5, Northwest Missouri continues to hold onto the top spot in the DII Power Rankings, while Sioux Falls jumps to No. 4 after knocking off another ranked opponent. 

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Rank Team Record Comments Last Week
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Northwest Missouri

5-0 Has won by average of 29.6 points 1
2
Shepherd
4-0 Returns to action with home game after bye week 3
3
Grand Valley State
5-0 Clutch interception with 17 seconds left by Devin McKissic preserves three-point win 4
4
Sioux Falls
5-0 For second week in a row, knocked off a ranked opponent  6
5
Henderson State
5-0 Evan Lassiter threw for 311 yards and two TDs in seven-point win 7
6
Texas A&M-Commerce
5-0 Important home game vs Midwestern St.; will be televised on ESPN3 8
7
Midwestern State
4-0 Third straight season starting 4-0  9
8
Azusa Pacific
5-0 In 30-2 win, stopped opponent four times from scoring inside the 20 11
9
Tuskegee
5-0 Down 16-0 in fourth, Golden Tigers score 21 unanswered points for 21-16 win 10
10
Indiana (Pa.)
4-0 Three fourth-quarter interceptions secure eight-point win  12
11
North Alabama
3-1 Survived a missed 22-yard field goal on final play, edged West Georgia 15
12
West Georgia
4-1 Despite road loss, remains one of the top teams in country 2
13
Harding
5-0 Ronnie Huckeba earned 100th career win as Bison head coach 16
14
Colorado Mesa
5-0 20-19 win, first victory over CSU-Pueblo since 2009 NR
15
Ferris State
4-1 Nice bounce-back road win; another tough road game at Grand Valley State NR
16
Southwest Baptist
5-0 Best start in program’s history NR