KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Campbellsville University football climbed one spot in this week's NAIA Coaches' Top 25 Poll to No. 23. The Fighting Tigers are coming off an open week this past Saturday.
By Chris Wells - MSC Sports Information
COLUMBIA, Ky. -- Campbellsville's (Ky.) Jacob Russell, Bluefield's (Va.) Carlton Toussaint and Lindsey Wilson's (Ky.) Josh Haney are the Mid-South Conference Football Players of the Week, conference officials announced on Monday.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – National raters rewarded Campbellsville University with a No. 24 rank this week following its Homecoming upset of third-ranked Georgetown College, 28-24.
The Fighting Tigers return to the NAIA Top 25 for the first time since the 2012 preseason poll. It's the first regular season ranking since Sept. 26, 2011 and the seventh time a Perry Thomas coached CU team has appeared in the Top 25. The first was at No. 24 following a win over Georgetown in 2009.
CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. -- Fighting Tiger Football is hoping to "Let the Good Time Roar" today to collect a third-straight Homecoming victory and knock off No. 3 Georgetown College at Citizens Bank Field and Finley Stadium. Kickoff is 2 p.m. EDT.