Eagles fourth in preseason STATS FCS poll
After ending the 2018 season No. 2 in rankings, Eastern is behind national champion North Dakota State, James Madison and South Dakota State
Last updated 8/8/2019 at 8:47am
The Eastern Washington University football team will begin the 2019 season as the No. 4 team in the NCAA Football Championship Subdivision, according to the STATS FCS (Football Championship Subdivision) Preseason Top-25 poll released on Monday.
North Dakota State, which has won seven of eight NCAA Division I titles since EWU won in 2010, was a unanimous No. 1 pick. James Madison was ranked second and South Dakota State third, a year after JMU bowed out of the FCS playoffs in the second round and SDSU advanced to the semifinals where it lost to NDSU.
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