The Week 3 Coaches Poll was released Sunday afternoon, and Northwestern is ranked for the first time this season. The Wildcats came in at No. 24 after beating Eastern Illinois 41-0 on Saturday.
Northwestern received 35 votes after Week 1, putting them at 29th in the eyes of the coaches. After a few teams ahead of them lost, the Wildcats jumped into the top 25.
Here is the bottom portion of the poll:
The entire poll can be seen here.
The AP Poll will be released later this afternoon.