After a disappointing 27-10 loss to Northern Iowa Nov. 2 at Hancock Stadium, Illinois State University has moved down four spots to No. 11 in the latest FCS STATS poll, as announced Monday.
The Redbirds also moved down to No. 12 in the latest FCS Coaches poll after being slotted at No. 7 entering the week.
Meanwhile, UNI has climbed all the way up to No. 5 in the FCS Stats poll, just one slot behind South Dakota State, where the Redbirds will travel this week. North Dakota State remains at No. 1, while Southern Illinois (74 votes) and Youngstown State (18 votes) are receiving votes.