UMaine football's win at Towson on Saturday has pushed the Black Bears up to #16 in the STATS FCS national poll. That's a move up of seven spots.

Perhaps most important, the victory keeps Maine at the top of the Colonial Athletic Association standings, tied with Delaware at 5-1.

SchoolConfPct.OverallPct.Streak
Delaware5-10.8337-20.778W5
Maine5-10.8336-30.667W2
Elon4-10.8006-20.750W2
James Madison4-20.6676-30.667L1
Stony Brook4-20.6676-30.667L1
Towson4-20.6676-30.667L2
Rhode Island3-30.5005-40.556L1
William & Mary2-30.4003-50.375L1
New Hampshire2-40.3333-60.333W2
Villanova1-50.1674-50.444W1
Richmond1-50.1673-60.333L2
Albany0-60.0002-70.222L5

NOTE: UMaine running back Ramon Jefferson has been named CAA Co-Rookie of the Week. He rushed for 121 yards and three touchdowns vs Towson.

 STATS FCS POLL

RankSchoolVotesPrev
1North Dakota State (9-0)3950 (158)1
2Kennesaw State (8-1)37392
3Weber State (7-2)35394
4UC Davis (8-1)33646
5Eastern Washington (7-2)33265
6South Dakota State (6-2)31937
7Elon (6-2)29288
8Jacksonville State (7-2)259110
9James Madison (6-3)25773
10Colgate (8-0)252012
11Delaware (7-2)238313
12Stony Brook (6-3)191016
13Princeton (8-0)182618
14North Carolina A&T (7-2)179917
15Wofford (6-3)17569
16Maine (6-3)137123
17Nicholls (6-3)130120
18McNeese (6-3)122111
19ETSU (8-2)116622
20Towson (6-3)102415
21Southeast Missouri State (7-2)87125
22UNI (5-4)653NR
23Illinois State (5-4)58414
24Idaho State (6-3)449NR
25Dartmouth (7-1)24024
Others: Central Arkansas (208) , Samford (146) , San Diego (134) , Monmouth (121) , Western Illinois (107) , UIW (67) , Chattanooga (63) , Sam Houston State (57) , Rhode Island (43) , Florida A&M (29) , Lamar (29) , Montana State (20) , Alcorn State (19) , North Dakota (11) , Montana (6) , Furman (6) , Abilene Christian (2) , Sacred Heart (1)