The Colgate Raiders have climbed from number 24 to number 21 in the latest STATS FCS Poll following Saturday's 23-0 shutout of William and Mary.

'Gate is ranked number 20 in  AFCA FCS Coaches' Poll.

It was Colgate's second consecutive shutout after blanking Lafayette, 45-0 on September 22nd.

The Raiders have pitched back-to-back shutouts for the first time since 1966 and have won nine in a row dating back to last year.

They're off to a 4-0 start for the first time since 2009.

Colgate will play at Bucknell in a Patriot League matchup on Saturday.

photo courtesy of Colgate University Athletic