|UT Martin football team ranked No. 20 in both national polls |
|Posted: Thursday, November 6, 2008 1:00 pm |
|The University of Tennessee at Martin football team has moved up to No. 20 in both The Sports Network Poll and the FCS Coaches Poll. |
The Skyhawks, 7-2 overall and 5-1 in the Ohio Valley Conference, debuted in both polls last week after claiming a 31-30 victory over Jacksonville State on Oct. 23. The Skyhawks were No. 24 in The Sports Network Poll and No. 23 in the FCS Coaches Poll.
The James Madison Dukes are No. 1 in both The Sports Network Poll and the FCS Coaches Poll. The Dukes kept their ranking after defeating Colonial Athletic Association rival Delaware, 41-7, Saturday.
The Skyhawks will travel to Southeastern Conference power Auburn this week. Kickoff is set for 1:30 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 8 at Jordan-Hare Stadium.
The UT Martin team will resume its OVC schedule when it visits Southeast Missouri on Nov. 15. The Skyhawk will next play at home when they entertain Eastern Kentucky at noon on Nov. 22.