KANSAS CITY, Mo. — On the heels of a season-opening win the University of West Alabama football team has cracked the top 10 in one of two NCAA Division II national polls. The Tigers are 10th in this week's D2Football.com Top 25 Poll.

The Tigers are 11th in this week's American Football Coaches Association poll. UWA is one of three Gulf South Conference programs ranked in both polls. West Florida is No. 3 and West Georgia 15th according to D2Football.com.