The FCS coaches have released their 2013 Preseason Top 25 Poll. Defending national champion North Dakota State tallied 23 of 26 first place votes.
Villanova, pre-season favorites to win the CAA, was tabbed in the 9th spot nationally. The CAA has five other schools ranked in the Top 25: New Hampshire- #8, Towson- #12, Stony Brook- #13, Richmond- #14, James Madison- #15.
The Wildcats open up the 2013 season at Boston College on August 31st.
|1||North Dakota State (23 1st-place votes)||645|
|2||Montana State (1)||591|
|4||Sam Houston State (1)||534|
|7||South Dakota State||410|
|19||Eastern Kentucky (1)||188|