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David Boyce | NCAA.com | September 28, 2016

Week 4 Division II football power rankings

  Ashland is into the top five of the power rankings after a major win over Ferris State.

Northwest Missouri continues to hold onto the top spot in the DII Power Rankings, while Ashland moved into the top five after a big win.

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Rank Team Record Comments Last Week
1


Northwest Missouri

4-0 Overcame a 13-0 deficit on road and won 45-21 1
2
Shepherd
4-0 Senior Billy Brown caught nine passes for 209 yards and two touchdowns in win 3
3
West Georgia
4-0 Won the first of three straight road games 2
4
Grand Valley State
4-0 Won 38-0, first shutout since 2012 5
5
Ashland
4-0 In road game, snapped Ferris State's 28-game regular-season win streak 8
6
Sioux Falls
4-0 Overcame 20-3 deficit, scored 34 in third quarter and won 37-36 10
7
Henderson State
4-0 Despite a 2 ½ hour delay because of weather, wins by 28 points 6
8
Texas A&M-Commerce
4-0 Blocked field goal as time expired preserved a two-point win 4
9
Midwestern State
3-0 Has overcome deficits in all three games 11
10
Tuskegee
4-0 Held a team averaging 265.7 on the ground to 86 yards 12
11
Azusa Pacific
4-0 Has outscored opponents 92-24 in two home games 13
12
Indiana (Pa.)
3-0 Ran for 335 yards and six touchdowns in 56-28 win 14
13
Slippery Rock
3-0 Extended home winning streak to 19 straight 15
14
Florida Tech
4-0 Has allowed only seven points in its last three games NR
15
North Alabama
2-1 Faces a stern test at home against West Georgia NR
16
Slippery Rock
4-0 In three wins, has allowed only seven points in each game NR

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