Two days after defeating the ninth-ranked St. John's University Johnnies, the UW-Eau Claire football team found its way to a top 25 ranking by D3football.com.
The Blugolds are 20th according to this week's poll while the Johnnies dropped to 21st. The Blugolds beat St. John's 23-20 in overtime at Carson Park on Saturday.
The last time the Blugolds were mentioned in the poll was week four of 2009 when they received votes. Prior to that, the Blugolds were last among the top 25 when they received a ranking of No. 19 in week eight of 2008.
Eau Claire is off this week but will be back in action Sept. 25 at North Central College (Ill.).
D3football.com week two poll - http://www.d3football.com/top-brief.php?year=2010&week=2