Monday, the Black Bears found out that they jumped up to number 14 in the Sports Network FCS Top 25 College Football Poll.
The Black Bears were ranked number 23 last week.
The only loss for the Black Bears came to BCS power Northwestern on September 21st. The Black Bears stayed with the Wildcats before falling 35-21.
Marcus Wasilewski has powered the Black Bears offense. He has thrown for 1534 yards and 12 touchdowns on 127-189 passing. Wasilewski also has two rushing touchdowns.
Nigel Jones has rushed for 405 yards and five touchdowns on 83 carries to lead the Black Bears rushing attack.
The next game for the Black Bears will be October 19th when they host William & Mary.
Towson is the only team in the CAA ranked higher than Maine.
Towsen is 6-0 and number three in the poll. Maine and Towson are not scheduled to face each other during the regular season.
Villanova is also undefeated in conference play. The Wildcats are ranked number 15 in the poll.
Maine will travel to Villanova on October 26th.
James Madison and the University of New Hampshire are also ranked in the top 25. Click here for the full poll.