|1.||Bethune-Cookman Wildcats||2-0||Spanked SC State 27-14 on road. Scored 27 straight points. Next Up: Visit Miami.|
|2.||Norfolk State Spartans||2-0||Squeaked by Liberty 31-24. Next Up: At Liberty. Next Up: Host Howard.|
|3.||Winston-Salem State Rams||2-0||Defeated Concord 30-22. Next Up: Play Morehouse in the Cleveland Classic.|
|4.||Alabama A&M Bulldogs||2-0||Bulldogs win ugly, but they win. Edged UAPB 14-10. Next Up: Host
0-2 Prairie View.
|5.||Alabama State Hornets||1-1||Took care of business beating Valley 29-7. Next Up: Visit Grambling.|
|6.||Tennessee State Tigers||2-0||Blitzed Jackson State 38-12. Wonder if JSU still reeling from MSU beat down. Next Up: Host Austin Peay.|
|7.||UAPB Lions||1-1||Lost a heartbreaker to Number 4 A&M 14-10. Next Up: Visit Alcorn.|
|8.||Texas Southern Tigers||1-1||Played North Texas tough for a half before falling 34-7. Next Up: Host reeling Jackson State.|
|9.||Morehouse Maroon Tigers||1-1||Blasted Edward Waters 38-19. Play tough Winston-Salem State in Cleveland Classic.|
|10.||South Carolina State Bulldogs||1-1||Jumped out to 14-0 lead only to watch Bethune score 27 straight. Next Up: Arizona in the dessert then Texas A&M.|
Dropped Out of Top 10: Albany State, Grambling.
Others Receiving Consideration: Albany State, Bowie State, Grambling, Howard, Morehouse, Tuskegee and Virginia Union.