FRIDAY, JULY 29, 2011
JU ranked 37th by CSM
The Jacksonville University football team, defending champions of the Pioneer Football League, are 37th in the FCS by College Sports Madness preseason poll.
JU, 10-1 and 8-0 last season, reports for the season Aug. 3 with practice beginning Fri., Aug. 4 on campus and is expected to battle Dayton again for the PFL title, according to College Sports Madness. The teams were co-champs last season.
CSM tabbed JU wide receiver Josh Philpart as a preseason third-team All-American.