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2017 FCS Bracketology 1.0

By Robbie Ross
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Robbie Ross' first FCS playoff projections of 2017.

Top 8 Seeds

  1. James Madison
  2. North Dakota State
  3. Jacksonville State
  4. Wofford
  5. Central Arkansas
  6. Eastern Washington
  7. South Dakota
  8. Elon

First Round Games

The Citadel vs Villanova (Winner vs #1 James Madison)
Colgate vs Saint Francis (Winner vs #8 Elon)
Samford vs Illinois State (winner vs #5 Central Arkansas)
Richmond vs Western Carolina (winner vs #4 Wofford)
Weber State vs Sam Houston State (winner vs #3 Jacksonville State)
San Diego vs Youngstown State (winner vs #6 Eastern Washington)
South Dakota State vs New Hampshire (winner vs #7 South Dakota)
Charleston Southern vs Western Illinois (winner vs #2 North Dakota State)

Bids By Conference

Auto Bid-*

Big Sky- Eastern Washington*, Weber State
Big South-Charleston Southern*
CAA- James Madison*, Elon, Richmond, New Hampshire, Villanova
Missouri Valley- North Dakota State*, South Dakota, South Dakota State, Illinois State, Youngstown State, Western Illinois
Northeast- Saint Francis*
Ohio Valley- Jacksonville State*
Patriot- Colgate*
Pioneer- San Diego*
Southern- Wofford*, The Citadel, Samford, Western Carolina
Southland- Central Arkansas*, Sam Houston State

Robbie Ross - Robbie Ross is Southern Pigskin's lead SoCon writer. A 19-year veteran of the Furman Radio Network, Ross also spent time with the Georgia State Radio Network prior to his ventures with Southern Pigskin. He is a voter in the STATS FCS Top 25 Poll.