Eagles move up to nationally ranked No. 64 in the CBS Sports 129 poll

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  • The Eagles football team stormed the field after beating Arkansas State 28-21.

Kaitlin Sells

Starting the season ranked No. 108, Georgia Southern has been on a steady rise as they’ve reached ranking No. 64 despite the small setback after falling to Clemson.

The Eagles are now the third highest-ranked Sun Belt team, falling behind No. 30 Appalachian State and No. 48 Troy.

GS passed the then No. 70 Arkansas State Red Wolves after beating them in a close game 28-21 and the Red Wolves dropped to No. 75.

Now with a 3-1 record, the Eagles will have their homecoming game hosting No. 120 South Alabama Saturday, October 6.

Kaitlin Sells, The George-Anne Assistant Sports Editor, gasports@georgiasouthern.edu