Maryland's board of regents will announce Friday the findings of an investigation into the death of Terrapins offensive lineman Jordan McNair. However, it has not told McNair's parents about the status of the report.
Nebraska has added a home game against FCS-level Bethune-Cookman on Oct. 27, making up for the Cornhuskers' Sept. 1 date against Akron that was cancelled because of severe weather in Lincoln.
Former Minnesota offensive lineman Nick Connelly died Wednesday, four months after he was diagnosed with cancer.
Emmanuel Acho details the hole DE Nick Bosa's injury leaves in the Buckeyes' defense and how the offense must step up.
A hamstring injury to Miami starting safety Jaquan Johnson last week will keep him out of the Hurricanes' game against FIU Saturday along with receiver Ahmmon Richards who'll miss his third consecutive game with a knee injury.
Ohio State standout DE Nick Bosa, who has four sacks in three games this season, had surgery to fix a core muscle injury and will not play against Tulane on Saturday.
|RK||Team||Rec||Pts||Trend||Last Week||Next Week|
|1||USCUSC(61)||13-0||1525||—||@ #3 Oklahoma W 55-19||—|
|2||AuburnAUB||13-0||1460||1||vs #10 Virginia Tech W 16-13||—|
|3||OklahomaOKLA||12-1||1366||1||vs #1 USC L 55-19||—|
|4||TexasTEX||11-1||1324||1||vs #12 Michigan W 38-37||—|
|5||UtahUTAH||12-0||1300||1||vs Pittsburgh W 35-7||—|
|6||GeorgiaUGA||10-2||1191||1||@ #18 Wisconsin W 24-21||—|
|7||LouisvilleLOU||11-1||1166||1||vs #13 Boise State W 44-40||—|
|8||IowaIOWA||10-2||1022||5||vs #16 LSU W 30-25||—|
|9||CaliforniaCAL||10-2||937||5||vs #17 Texas Tech L 45-31||—|
|10||Virginia TechVT||10-3||906||1||@ #2 Auburn L 16-13||—|
|11||MiamiMIAMI||9-3||903||3||@ #25 Florida W 27-10||—|
|12||MichiganMICH||9-3||802||—||@ #4 Texas L 38-37||—|
|13||Boise StateBSU||11-1||792||3||@ #7 Louisville L 44-40||—|
|14||Florida StateFSU||9-3||776||1||@ West Virginia W 30-18||—|
|15||TennesseeTENN||10-3||771||2||@ Texas A&M W 38-7||—|
|16||LSULSU||9-3||693||5||@ #8 Iowa L 30-25||—|
|17||Texas TechTTU||8-4||478||4||@ #9 California W 45-31||—|
|18||WisconsinWIS||9-3||449||2||vs #6 Georgia L 24-21||—|
|19||Ohio StateOSU||8-4||430||3||vs Oklahoma State W 33-7||—|
|20||Arizona StateASU||9-3||377||4||@ Purdue W 27-23||—|
|21||Boston CollegeBC||9-3||245||NR||vs North Carolina W 37-24||—|
|22||Fresno StateFRES||9-3||206||NR||vs #23 Virginia W 37-34||—|
|23||VirginiaUVA||8-4||157||5||@ #22 Fresno State L 37-34||—|
|24||NavyNAVY||10-2||129||NR||vs New Mexico W 34-19||—|
|25||FloridaFLA||7-5||101||6||vs #11 Miami L 27-10||—|
Dropped from rankings: Pittsburgh 20, West Virginia 23, Texas A&M 25
Others receiving votes: West Virginia 96, Bowling Green 57, Pittsburgh 45, Northern Illinois 40, Texas A&M 16, Colorado 15, Minnesota 13, Oregon State 11, Iowa State 7, Purdue 5, Connecticut 4, Georgia Tech 3, UTEP 2, Toledo 2, Wyoming 2, Hawai'i 1