The FCS has 10 wins against FBS teams this season, one more than last year, and tied for the fourth-most in a single season in NCAA history. The #RoadToFrisco FCS Game of the Week is Sam Houston State / Stephen F. Austin at NRG Stadium in Houston.
After enjoying career days, QB Nick Shafnisky of Lehigh, Central Arkansas OLB George Odum, Taylor Hintze of Weber State and Jerry Louie-McGee of Montana have been named the STATS FCS National Players of the Week.
Western Illinois knocked Northern Illinois this past week in one of two FCS wins against FBS programs. The Leathernecks were ranked NO. 13 in the STATS FCS Top-25 poll last week, but will Central Arkansas (winners at Arkansas State) crack the poll this week?
The Southland Conference and Frisco CVB are working together on a new season-long promotion, the Road to Frisco. This will originate from the Frisco CVB’s various social media platforms. The #RoadToFrisco FCS Game of the Week is Jacksonville State at Liberty.