Midwest Sports football rankings – Oct. 7, 2018

MidwestSports.Net ranks the top 10 football teams in the midwest region in NCAA Division II and NAIA for Oct. 7, 2018.

DIVISION II

RankingTeamRecordPreviousLast Week / This Week
1Southern Arkansas(6-0)1Def. Southern Nazarene 21-16
Oct. 13 at Southeastern Okla.
2Ouachita(6-0)3Def. Harding, 7-3
Oct. 13 at Oklahoma Baptist
3Northwest Missouri(5-1)4Def. Pittsburg State, 31-7
Oct. 13 vs. Nebraska-Kearney
4Pittsburg State(5-1)2Lost to Northwest Missouri
Oct. 13 at Fort Hays State
5Missouri Western(4-2)10Def. Missouri Southern, 33-10
Oct. 13 vs. Central Oklahoma
6Fort Hays State(4-2)5Lost to Emporia State, 28-24
Oct. 13 vs. Pittsburg State
7Harding(4-2)6Lost to Ouachita, 7-3
Oct. 13 at Southwestern Okla.
8Southeastern Oklahoma(4-2)NRDef. Southwestern Okla., 31-20
Oct. 13 vs. Southern Arkansas
9Missouri S&T(4-2)8Lost to Indianapolis, 24-17
Oct. 13 vs. William Jewell
10Central Oklahoma(3-3)NRDef. Central Missouri, 33-26
Oct. 13 at Missouri Western

NAIA

RankingTeamRecordPreviousLast Week / This Week
1Morningside(6-0)1Def. Midland 77-21
Oct. 13 vs. Doane
2Northwestern (Iowa)(6-0)2Def. Dordt, 40-28
Oct. 20 vs. Morningside
3Evangel(7-0)3Def. Graceland, 34-17
Oct. 13 vs. Central Methodist
4Kansas Wesleyan(6-0)4Def. St. Mary 56-0
Oct. 13 vs. Tabor
5Langston(4-1)6Def. Texas Wesleyan, 55-31
Oct. 13 at Arizona Christian
6Benedictine(5-1)7Def. Central Methodist, 57-0
Oct. 13 vs. Graceland
7Avila(4-1)9Idle
Oct. 13 vs. Friends
8Ottawa(5-1)NRDef. Sterling, 48-47
Oct. 13 vs. McPherson
9Southwestern (Kan.)(5-2)NRDef. Tabor, 24-7
Oct. 13 Idle
10Grand View(4-1)10Def. MidAmerica Nazarene, 56-28
Oct. 13 at Peru State