ThunderWolves remain fifth in final NCAA Regional Rankings before Selection Sunday

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INDIANAPOLIS (Nov. 5, 2018) - The No. 10 Colorado State University-Pueblo football team remained in the fifth spot in the final edition of the NCAA Division II Super Region Four rankings before Sunday's selection.

The ThunderWolves are 9-1 overall and 8-1 in Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference play. The Pack moved up two spots to No. 10 in today's American Football Coaches Association poll after a dominating 59-0 performance at Black Hills State Universtiy. CSU-Pueblo finishes the season at Western State Colorado University Saturday beginning at 12 p.m. With a win, the ThunderWolves would claim at least share the RMAC Championship for the seventh time in the last eight years and the eighth time in program history.

The top seven teams from each of the four super regions advance to the NCAA Championships. The top seed of each region will earn a bye, while the rest of the selected teams will play the first round Nov. 17 with the No. 2, No. 3 and No. 4 teams serving as hosts. The NCAA Division II Championships Selection will be announced at 3 p.m. MT Nov. 11 on NCAA.com.

The top four seeds are the same as last week, as Minnesota State University, Mankato is No. 1, Tarleton State University of the Lone Star Conference is No. 2 and University of Minnesota Duluth is at No. 3. Both MSU Mankato and UMD represent the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference. RMAC-foe Colorado School of Mines stayed at No. 4, despite a road loss to Dixie State University.

The four conferences that make up super region four are the NSIC, RMAC, LSC and the Great Northwest Athletic Conference (GNAC).