By BRIAN RAMSEY | OBU Sports Network
ARKADELPHIA —The Ouachita Baptist University football team is now ranked in the top five in all major national polls for NCAA Division II football.
Ouachita moved up from No. 6 to No. 5 in this week’s American Football Coaches Association Top 25, extending the streak to 44 consecutive AFCA polls to include the Tigers.
The Tigers stayed put at No. 4 in this week’s D2Football.com Top 25, and remained at No. 5 in the latest NCAA.com power rankings.
Ouachita is 5-0 for the 13th time in program history, and looks to make that 6-0 this Saturday, October 8 for Homecoming against Southwestern Oklahoma State. Kickoff is set for noon at Cliff Harris Stadium.