The Coyotes, who are 7-4 this season, are going to the FCS playoffs for the first time in program history. The Coyotes play Nicolls State in Thibodaux, LA Saturday. Leah Dusterhoft | The VolanteAfter a loss to rival South Dakota State University Saturday, it was unknown whether the Coyotes had a spot in the FCS playoffs. The team received the news that they’ll be headed to the playoffs Sunday, and are ranked No. 18 in the final FCS Coaches Poll of the regular season, according to GoYotes.