The Husson Eagles continue to climb IN the New England D-III Football ranks, now up to a tie for 4th place in the region.

With two games left on the schedule and a real chance at the ECFC conference title, the Eagles standing in the region can have an effect on NCAA playoff seeding and who gets to host playoff games.

NEW ENGLAND COACHES D-III FOOTBALL POLL

1. Springfield (13 First Place Votes), 8-0 record, 148 Points

2. Trinity (1), 7-0, 135

3. Plymouth State (1), 8-1, 108

4Tie. Husson, 7-1, 83

4Tie. Western Connecticut, 7-1, 83

6. Framingham, 8-1, 78

7. Curry, 7-1, 72

8. Amherst, 6-1, 50

9. Western Bew England, 6-2, 38

10. WPI, 6-2, 28

Also receiving votes: Salve Regina 8

NOTE:  Husson hosts Alfred State Saturday at noon...The #1 ranked team, Springfield,  plays in Castine against Maine Maritime Academy at noon Saturday.