Birmingham, AL - Gulf South coaches let their opinions be known on Thursday ranking North Greenville seventh in Gulf South Football pre-season rankings.
The Crusaders ring in at seventh in front of Mississippi College and Shorter University. The Choctaws finished the 2018 season 1 - 7 in league play and 1 - 9 overall while the Hawks were winless with a 0 - 8 league mark and a 0 - 11 record overall. North Greenville finished winless against GSC opponents last season but played just three games in the final season of being independent. The Crusaders lost games to Florida Tech, Delta State, and West Alabama by an average of just 5.7 points including a pair of three-point losses to the Tigers and Statesman (Overtime).
West Alabama took the number one spot in the poll while West Georgia and West Florida claimed second and third. The Argonauts of UWF finished the 2017 season with a loss to Texas A&M Commerce in the Division II National Championship. Delta State, Valdosta State, and Florida Tech were voted fourth, fifth, and sixth by league skippers.
North Greenville will open fall camp on Monday morning, eying the season opener in Greeneville, Tennessee on August 30th against Tusculum College.
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