Harding Football Jumps to No. 20 in AFCA Poll

Harding Football Jumps to No. 20 in AFCA Poll

SEARCY - Harding football defeated Arkansas-Monticello 57-7 on Saturday in Monticello and moved up five spots to No. 20 in the AFCA Division II Top 25 Poll on Monday.

Harding at 4-0 is one of two Great American Conference teams in the top 25. Henderson State, the only other undefeated team in the GAC, is No. 7. Northwest Missouri State is the top team in the poll.

This is the 33rd time Harding has appeared in the AFCA Poll since 2002 but the first time the team has been ranked No. 20.

Harding hosts Ouachita Baptist, who received a vote in the poll, on Saturday at 6 p.m. at First Security Stadium.