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Samford football still ranked after loss to The Citadel

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The Samford Bulldogs are down but not out.

The football team dropped to 20th in the Sports Network Top 25 and No. 22 in the Division I-FCS Coaches poll after this weekend's loss to The Citadel.

The Bulldogs were ranked in the top 20 in both polls last week.

Samford's loss to The Citadel is it's first Southern Conference setback of the season. It's 6-3 overall and 4-1 in league play.

The Bulldogs, Chattanooga and Wofford are tied with one loss in the Southern Conference standings.

Samford plays Furman this Saturday. Kickoff is scheduled for 12:30 p.m. at Paladin Stadium in Greenville, S.C.