Football - Wed, Aug. 3, 2011

Northwestern Oklahoma State University edged out Southern Nazarene University by seven votes to top the 2011 Central States Football League Preseason Poll. The poll is composed of the league's coaches, sports information directors and selected members of the media.

Northwestern received eight of 10 first place votes and a total of 41 votes. Southern Nazarene University totaled 34 points and receiving two first place votes. Langston University came in third place with 30 votes, while Bacone College was fourth with 24 votes. Southwestern Assemblies of God University fell in fifth place with 16 votes, while Texas College rounded out the teams in sixth place with 11 total votes.

For the 2011 season, six teams will compete for the crown. Teams include: Bacone College, Langston University, Northwestern Oklahoma State University, Southern Nazarene, Southwestern Assemblies of God University and Texas College.

Last season, Northwestern won the CSFL with a 5-0 record. Langston won the league during the 2008 and 2009 seasons, while Northwestern took the title in 2007. Texas College and Southern Nazarene were crowned as co-champions in 2006. Texas College and Langston University finished as co-champions in 2005. Northwestern Oklahoma State won the CSFL title from 2000-04.

Rank School Points (1st Place Votes)
Northwestern Oklahoma State University 41 (8)
2 Southern Nazarene University 34 (2)
3 Langston University 30
4 Bacone College 24
5 Southwestern Assemblies of God University 16
6 Texas College 11
Saturday, Oct 18
Bacone at 27
Oklahoma Panhandle State 37
WBU at 7
Langston 38
Texas College at 6
Lincoln University 62
Austin College at 27
SW Assemblies of God 20
Haskell Indian Nations University at 6
OBU 47
Saturday, Oct 11
Arizona Christian at 14
Menlo College 35
Oklahoma Panhandle State at 59
Southwestern University 7
Texas College at 6
Bacone 47
Langston at 28
OBU 21
WBU at 20
SW Assemblies of God 40
Saturday, Oct 4
Arizona Christian at 26
Webber International 49
Sul Ross State University at 0
Oklahoma Panhandle State 56
WBU at 2:00pm
Bacone CST
Texas College at 2:00pm
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SW Assemblies of God at 2:00pm
Oklahoma Panhandle State CST
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Arizona Christian at 7:30pm
Missouri Baptist University CST
Saturday, Nov 1
SW Assemblies of God at 2:00pm
Bacone CST
Oklahoma Panhandle State at 2:00pm
Langston CST
WBU at 2:00pm
Texas College CST
Menlo College at 7:15pm
Arizona Christian CST
Saturday, Nov 8
Bacone at 1:00pm
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SW Assemblies of God at 2:00pm
Langston CST
Oklahoma Panhandle State at 2:00pm
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Saturday, Nov 15
Bacone at 2:00pm
Langston CST
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