LSU jumped over Oklahoma, but the top 10 remained mostly unchanged in the AP college football poll. In the bottom half of the poll, five teams entered the Top 25 on Sunday, including No. 17 Kentucky for the first time since 2007.
Tennessee linebacker Quart'e Sapp says he would never disrespect his team, coaches, family or fans by refusing to enter a game -- an allegation made by Vols head coach Jeremy Pruitt.
Virginia Tech has dismissed defensive end Trevon Hill from the team.
Both Urban Meyer and James Franklin's squads came away with a victory over the past two seasons when the electrifying Ohio State-Penn State rivalry game was played.
Ohio State AD Gene Smith has denied a report that the Buckeyes are looking to make Ryan Day the coach-in-waiting behind Urban Meyer.
Jordan Love threw for a career-high 356 yards and two touchdowns to help Utah State rally for a 42-32 win over Air Force on Saturday night.
|RK||Team||Rec||Pts||Trend||Last Week||Next Week|
|1||AlabamaALA(59)||2-0||1571||—||vs Arkansas State W 57-7||—|
|2||ClemsonCLEM(3)||2-0||1481||—||@ Texas A&M W 28-26||—|
|3||GeorgiaUGA||2-0||1437||—||@ #24 South Carolina W 41-17||—|
|4||Ohio StateOSU(1)||2-0||1391||—||vs Rutgers W 52-3||—|
|5||OklahomaOKLA||2-0||1319||—||vs UCLA W 49-21||—|
|6||WisconsinWIS||2-0||1252||—||vs New Mexico W 45-14||—|
|7||AuburnAUB||2-0||1221||—||vs Alabama State W 63-9||—|
|8||Notre DameND||2-0||1029||—||vs Ball State W 24-16||—|
|9||StanfordSTAN||2-0||1010||—||vs #12 USC W 17-3||—|
|10||Penn StatePSU||2-0||930||—||@ Pittsburgh W 51-6||—|
|11||Virginia TechVT||2-0||862||3||vs William & Mary W 62-17||—|
|12||WashingtonWASH||1-1||852||1||vs North Dakota W 45-3||—|
|13||LSULSU||2-0||850||2||vs Southeastern Louisiana W 31-0||—|
|14||TCUTCU||2-0||743||2||@ SMU W 42-12||—|
|15||West VirginiaWVU||2-0||727||2||vs Youngstown State W 52-17||—|
|16||Mississippi StateMSST||2-0||650||2||@ Kansas State W 31-10||—|
|17||Boise StateBSU||2-0||507||2||vs UConn W 62-7||—|
|18||UCFUCF||2-0||438||2||vs South Carolina State W 38-0||—|
|19||Oklahoma StateOKST||2-0||325||4||vs South Alabama W 55-13||—|
|20||MiamiMIAMI||1-1||296||1||vs Savannah State W 77-0||—|
|21||USCUSC||1-1||295||9||@ #9 Stanford L 17-3||—|
|22||MichiganMICH||1-1||270||—||vs Western Michigan W 49-3||—|
|23||OregonORE||2-0||255||NR||vs Portland State W 62-14||—|
|24||Michigan StateMSU||1-1||152||11||@ Arizona State L 16-13||—|
|25||Arizona StateASU||2-0||92||NR||vs #13 Michigan State W 16-13||—|
Dropped from rankings: South Carolina 24, Florida 25
Others receiving votes: Texas A&M 87, Utah 86, Houston 46, South Carolina 43, Boston College 37, Kentucky 34, South Florida 27, Washington State 21, Colorado 20, Florida State 17, NC State 16, Iowa 15, Duke 13, Appalachian State 12, Cincinnati 11, Hawai'i 10, Maryland 9, Missouri 8, Memphis 3, Vanderbilt 3, Texas 1, Arkansas State 1