The Dakota Wesleyan University football team cracked the top-25 of the NAIA coaches' preseason poll, which was announced Monday.
The Tigers received 72 points in the poll, good for No. 21 in the nation. Last season, DWU finished with an 8-3 record.
Other Great Plains Athletic Conference teams to earn a spot in the poll were Morningside (No. 3) and Northwestern (No. 13).