WACO, TX (
) - Following a convincing season-opening victory against Southern Nazarene, Henderson State moved up one spot to No. 7 in the latest American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) top 25 poll, release on Monday.
The Reddies defeated the Crimson Storm, 72-7. All-American Kevin Rodgers threw for 408 yards and a GAC-record-tying seven touchdowns. Darius Davis caught a GAC-record five of those touchdown passes and racked up 217 receiving yards.
The Reddies have appeared inside the top 10 in 17 of the last 20 AFCA polls.