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David Boyce | NCAA.com | October 28, 2015

Division II Power Rankings: Week 8

There is a new No. 1 in the Power Rankings this week as West Georgia moves into the top spot.

Power  Ranking Team Record What They Are Saying Previous Rank
1 West Georgia 8-0 Wore red jerseys for first time in 19 years; beat No. 11 North Alabama 31-10 2
2 Ferris State 7-0 Beat No. 17 Michigan Tech 24-14 3
3 Northwest Missouri 8-0 Scored first 35 points in a 45-24 homecoming victory over Fort Hays State 5
4 CSU-Pueblo 7-1 A 28-0 halftime lead propelled Thunderwolves to win over No. 7 Colorado Mines 6
5  Ashland 8-0 Stayed undefeated after last second touchdown led to 41-40 victory 8
6 Shepherd  7-0 Junior Jabre Lolley scored on 3-yard run with with 41 seconds left to give Shepherd 35-28 win           9
7 Texas A&M-Commerce 7-0 Gave Midwestern State its first loss 11
8 MSU-Mankato  7-1 40-game NSIC win streak snapped by Winona State 1
9 Grand Valley St  7-1 Faces tough test at undefeated Ashland 13
10 Sioux Falls  7-1 Looking to rebound from home loss to City rival Augustana 4
11 Midwestern State  7-1 Scored all 14 points in its first loss in the in the 3rd quarter, falling 27-14 to Commerce 10
12 Colorado Mines  7-1 Gave up 434 rushing yards to CSU-Pueblo  in 49-21 loss 7
13 Slippery Rock  7-1 Overcame a 20-9 1st quarter deficit and  eked out 40-39 win over Indiana (PA) 15
14 Henderson St  7-1 A 6-yard TD run by Dallas Hardison on the  final play gave Henderson St. a 29-28 win 16
15 Tuskegee  7-1 Kenno Loyal became first Golden Tiger to rush 100-plus yards with 113 in 38-28 win NR
16 Emporia State  7-1 Best defensive effort of season holding  Missouri Western to 3 points in 17-3 win NR

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