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Football, Soccer Stay No. 1 in National Polls
Minnesota State Mankato's football and women's soccer teams are at the top of the national rankings for the second week in a row.
Minnesota State University, Mankato Media Relations Office News Release, 10-29-2014
Mankato, Minn. -- The undefeated Minnesota State Mankato football and women's soccer teams are each ranked No. 1 in the nation for the second consecutive week.
According to Minnesota State Mankato's Athletic Communications Office, it marks the first time in school history that two teams have held No. 1 ranking simultaneously.
The football team (8-0 overall and 4-0 in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference South Division) is ranked No. 1 in two national polls (AFCA poll and D2football.com poll), and will play host to Sioux Falls at 1 p.m. Saturday.
The women's soccer team (16-0 overall, 13-0 NSIC) is ranked No. 1 in the NSCAA/Continental Tire poll and will play at Upper Iowa in Fayette, Iowa on Friday before returning home to close out the regular season against Winona State at 1 p.m. on Sunday.
More information on Minnesota State Mankato athletics is available at www.msumavericks.com.