WACO, Texas – Ohio Dominican's football team is ranked No. 13 in the AFCA Division II Coaches' Preseason Top 25 Poll, which was released today.
The Panthers closed the 2013 season ranked No. 12 in the AFCA poll and were ranked as high as No. 7 in the poll entering the postseason. That was the highest the team has been ranked since transitioning to Division II in 2010.
ODU is also ranked No. 13 in the preseason by Lindy's and the Sporting News, and USA Today has the Panthers ranked No. 8.
Last week, the Panthers were projected to win the GLIAC South Division title in preseason voting conducted by the conference's head coaches.
Ohio Dominican kicks off the 2014 season on Saturday, Sept. 6 at noon against Malone in Panther Stadium.
Contact: Scott Miles