FULTON & SCOOBA, Miss. (WCBI) — Two area junior colleges make up seven of the top teams in the nation according to the newest NJCAA Top 20 football poll.
The EMCC Lions now sit at number 3 following their dominating performance at Delta, while the ICC Indians have reached their highest point of the season at number 7 thanks to a road win at Holmes last Thursday.
Navarro College is the new number one after Mississippi Gulf Coast fell to Jones County last week. Five schools from the state of Mississippi make up the top 10.
The full poll is below:
|Top 20 National Poll | September 24, 2013|
|2||Iowa Western Community College||5-0||135||3||3|
|3||East Mississippi Community College||4-0||127||0||5|
|4||Copiah-Lincoln Community College||4-0||119||0||6|
|5||Georgia Military College||5-0||110||0||7|
|6||Nassau Community College||4-0||96||0||8|
|7||Itawamba Community College||4-0||92||0||9|
|8||Tyler Junior College||4-0||89||0||10|
|9||Jones County Junior College||4-0||87||0||14|
|10||Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College||3-1||83||0||1|
|11||Arizona Western College||4-1||61||0||12|
|12||Butler Community College – KS||4-1||59||0||4|
|13||Scottsdale Community College||4-1||57||0||16|
|14||Garden City Community College||3-1||52||0||13|
|15||Dodge City Community College||4-1||35||0||17|
|17||Mesa Community College||4-1||33||0||19|
|19||Rochester Community and Technical College||4-0||11||0||NR|
|20||Hinds Community College||2-2||10||0||11|