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Alabama-Huntsville Hangs On To Top Spot In Final Regular Season NFCA Division II Top 25 Poll

Alabama-HuntsvilleSTARKVILLE, Miss. – After a wild conference championship week, Alabama-Huntsville managed to top the NFCA Division II Top 25 poll for the seventh straight week, the Association announced on Wednesday.

Despite falling in the Gulf South Conference tournament, the Chargers (40-4-1) garnered seven of 16 first place votes in the final regular-season poll of 2011 and finished just four points ahead of No. 2 North Georgia (47-9), which topped four ballots.

The GSC Champion Valdosta State Blazers (40-9) came in at third in the poll, up one from last week, and received three first-place votes. Meanwhile, Rollins (45-2) moved up one spot to fourth this and garnered the remaining two top votes. Rounding out the top five this week was Midwestern St. (47-10), who dropped two spots after finishing third in the Lone Star Conference tournament.

For just the second time this season, no teams fell out of the weekly rankings. Nebraska Omaha (45-9) made the biggest jump of the week; rocketing up six spots to No. 15 after winning the MIAA tournament last week.

The NFCA Division II Top 25 Poll is voted on by 16 NCAA Division II head coaches, two representing each of the eight NCAA regions.

To view the entire poll, click here.