FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – After rolling past No. 4 Eastern Washington with ease, the Northern Arizona Lumberjacks were rewarded with a Top 25 ranking in the FCS Coaches' Poll.
NAU knocked off Eastern Washington for the second straight year, snapping the Eagles six-game win streak, and giving them their first regular season loss at home since 2011.
The Lumberjacks never trailed in the game and entered halftime with a 14-7 lead. NAU tacked on 38 points in the second half to cruise to a 52-30 win over the Eagles.
This is the second time NAU has been ranked this season. The Lumberjacks haven't been ranked since Week 2 when they were slotted at No. 24