FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – After a big win at Southern Utah in the snow, the Northern Arizona football team is ranked No. 8 in The Sports Network poll. College Sports Madness has the Lumberjacks ranked fifth.
The Lumberjacks muscled their way past the Thunderbirds on Saturday to come away with the 20-10 win and finish Big Sky Conference play 7-1.
With the regular season over, NAU has earned an at-large bid to the Football Subdivision playoffs. The Lumberjacks will host South Dakota State on Saturday, Nov. 30 at 6 p.m. at the Walkup Skydome in the first round of the playoffs.