Gorillas enter national rankings
Pitt State is #23 in the AFCA top-25
PITTSBURG, Kan. — The Pittsburg State Gorillas have made the national rankings for the first time this season.
Pitt State has moved up to #23 in the nation in the latest AFCA Division II Coaches Poll released on Monday afternoon.
The Gorillas are 1-0 to start the season, after beating Central Oklahoma 37-35 last week on a last-second field goal. They’ll be at home on Saturday, September 14th, hosting Emporia State.
Three other teams from the MIAA are in the national rankings. Northwest Missouri State is #7, Central Missouri is #21 and Fort Hays State falls from #11 to #25.
Check out the complete national rankings HERE.
Click here to sign up for the KOAM News Now Sports newsletter.
COPYRIGHT 2020 BY KOAM. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. THIS MATERIAL MAY NOT BE PUBLISHED, BROADCAST, REWRITTEN OR REDISTRIBUTED.