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Mid Major Top 10 - Fresno Holds on..

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Im Pretty sure if you asked any of the voters in the MMT10 poll they would all tell you that Toledo is better than Buffalo and Bowling Green. After all the Rockets did beat both the Bulls and Falcons.

But somehow Toledo's loss to #2 NIU is enough to drop the rockets out of the poll but Buffalo and Bowling Green slobberknocking (did I use that right) Miami and EMU keeps them ranked.

So while each person might give you the right answer the "People" of the poll did a great disservice to the Rockets. FWIW I had them ranked #10.

Rank Team Record Votes Previous
1 Fresno State 10-0 (7-0 MWC) 67 (4) 1
2 Northern Illinois 11-0 (7-0 MAC) 66 (3) 2
3 East Carolina 9-2 (6-1 C-USA) 55 3
4 Ball State 9-2 (6-1 MAC) 43 4
5 Louisiana-Lafayette 8-2 (5-0) 30 8
6 BYU 7-4 22 6
7 Bowling Green 8-3 (6-1 MAC) 20 10
8 Marshall 8-3 (6-1 C-USA) 19 NR
9 Buffalo 8-3 (6-1 MAC) 18 NR
10 Rice 8-3 (6-1 C-USA) 11 NR
Dropped Out: Boise State, Toledo, North Texas | Others Receiving Votes: Utah State (10), San Diego State (9), Toledo (8), Boise State (4), Navy (2)