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LSU Heads Polls and Conference Championship Weekend Games

LSU Heads Conference Championship Weekend - Draft Insiders.com, AP and Coaches Top 25 Teams

This is DraftInsiders.com weekly 2011 season College Poll. We will have weekly polls thru the season & postseason in our College Football Mondays blog column.

Nov. 29

Team of the Week – LSU

Photo – WR Rueben Randle - LSU

Draft Insiders.com Top 25 Poll
(This year’s record in parentheses)

1. LSU (12-0)
2. Alabama (11-1)
3. Stanford (11-1)
4. Oklahoma St (10-1)
5. Arkansas (10-2)
6. Virginia Tech (11-1)
7. Houston (12-0)
8. Oregon (10-2)
9. Boise St (10-1)
10. Oklahoma (9-2)
11. Michigan St (10-2)
12. South Carolina (10-2)
13. Georgia (10-2)
14. Southern Cal (10-2)
15. Michigan (10-2)
16. Wisconsin (10-2)
17. Kansas St (9-2)
18. Texas Christian (9-2)
19. Clemson (9-3)
20. Baylor (8-3)
21. Nebraska (9-3)
22. Southern Miss (10-2)
23. West Virginia (8-3)
24. Penn St (9-3)
25. Cincinnati (8-3)

AP Top 25 Poll
Rank / Name / W L / Previous

1. LSU - 12 - 0 / 1
2. Alabama - 11 - 1 / 2
3. Oklahoma St - 10 - 1 / 5
4. Stanford - 11 - 1 / 4
5. Virginia Tech - 11 - 1 / 6
6. Arkansas - 10 - 2 / 3
7. Houston - 12 - 0 / 8
8. Oregon - 9 - 2 / 9
9. Boise St. - 10 - 1 / 7
10. Southern Cal - 10-2 / 10
11. Michigan St - 10-2 / 11
12. Georgia - 10-2 / 13
13. Oklahoma - 9 - 2 / 12
14. South Carolina - 10 - 2 / 14
15. Wisconsin - 10-2 / 15
16. Kansas St. - 10 -2 / 16
17 Michigan - 10 - 2 / 20
18. Texas Christian - 9-2 / 19
19. Baylor - 9-3 / 21
20. Nebraska - 9 -3 / 22
21. Clemson - 9 - 3 / 18
22. West Virginia - 8-3 / NR
23. Penn St - 9-3 / 20
24. Southern Miss - 10-2 / NR
25. Florida St - 8-4 / NR

Coaches Top 25 Poll
Rank Team (first-place votes) Record

1. LSU (59) - 12-0
2. Alabama - 11-1
3. Virginia Tech - 11-1
4. Stanford - 11-1
5. Oklahoma St - 10-1
6. Houston - 12-0
7. Oregon - 10-2
8. Boise St - 10-1
9. Michigan St. - 10-2
10. Arkansas - 10-2
11. Oklahoma - 9-2
12. Wisconsin - 10-2
13. South Carolina - 10-2
14. Georgia - 10-2
15. Kansas St - 10-2
16. Michigan - 10-2
17. Texas Christian - 9-2
18. Baylor - 9-3
19. Nebraska - 9-3
20. West Virginia - 8-3
21. Clemson - 9-3
22. Penn St - 9-3
23. Southern Miss - 10-2
24. Florida St - 8-4
25. Cincinnati (8-3)

Frank Coyle is a long time member of the FWAA and voter in College player awards - Heisman, Outland, Nagurski, Thorpe and All-American teams. He writes College Football Mondays weekly during the season. He is a longtime scouting consultant for the Senior Bowl, the nation’s premier postseason All-star game. He is also a member of the FWAA and voter in College team and player awards.

LSU - Alabama Hold Top Two Spots - Heading For Repeat Showdown

LSU / Alabama Hold Top Two Spots - Draft Insiders.com, AP and Coaches Top 25 Teams

This is DraftInsiders.com weekly 2011 season College Poll. We will have weekly polls thru the season & postseason in our College Football Mondays blog column.

Nov. 22

Team of the Week – Baylor

Photo – QB Robert Griffin - Baylor

Draft Insiders.com Top 25 Poll
(This year’s record in parentheses)

1. LSU (11-0)
2. Alabama (10-1)
3. Stanford (10-1)
4. Arkansas (10-1)
5. Virginia Tech (10-1)
6. Houston (11-0)
7. Oklahoma St (10-1)
8. Boise St (9-1
9. Oregon (9-2)
10. Oklahoma (8-2)
11. Clemson (9-2)
12. Michigan St (9-2)
13. South Carolina (9-2)
14. Georgia (9-2)
15. Michigan (9-2)
16. Wisconsin (9-2)
17. Kansas St (9-2)
18. Southern Cal (9-2)
19. Texas Christian (8-2)
20. Notre Dame (8-3)
21. Nebraska (8-3)
22. Penn St (9-2)
23. Baylor (7-3)
24. Virginia (8-3)
25. Georgia Tech (8-3)

AP Top 25 Poll
Rank / Name / W - L / Previous

1. LSU - 11 - 0 / 1
2. Alabama - 10 - 1 / 3
3. Arkansas - 10 - 1 / 6
4. Stanford - 10 - 1 / 8
5. Oklahoma St - 10 - 1 / 2
6. Virginia Tech - 10 - 1 / 9
7. Boise St. - 9 - 1 / 10
8. Houston - 11 - 0 / 11
9. Oregon - 8 - 2 / 4
10. Southern Cal - 8-2 / 18
11. Michigan St - 9-2 / 12
12. Oklahoma - 8 - 2 / 12
13. Georgia - 9-2 / 13
14. South Carolina - 9 - 2 / 14
15. Wisconsin - 9-2 / 15
16. Kansas St. - 9 -2 / 16
17 Michigan - 9 - 2 / 20
18. Clemson - 9 - 2 / 7
19. Texas Christian - 9-2 / 19
20. Penn St - 9-2 / 21
21. Baylor - 7-3 / NR
22. Nebraska - 8 -3 / 17
23. Notre Dame - 8-3 / 24
24. Virginia - 8-3 / NR
25. Georgia Tech - 8-3 / NR

Coaches Top 25 Poll
Rank Team (first-place votes) Record

1. LSU (59) - 11-0
2. Alabama - 10-1
3. Arkansas - 10-1
4. Virginia Tech - 10-1
5. Stanford - 10-1
6. Oklahoma St - 10-1
7. Houston - 11-0
8. Boise St - 9-1
9. Oregon - 9-2
10. Michigan St. - 9-2
11. Oklahoma - 9-2
12. Wisconsin - 9-2
13. South Carolina - 9-2
14. Georgia - 9-2
15. Kansas St - 9-2
16. Michigan - 9-2
17. Clemson - 9-2
18. Texas Christian - 9-2
19. Penn St - 9-2
20. Baylor - 7-3
21. Georgia Tech - 8-3
22. Nebraska - 8-3
23. West Virginia - 7-3
24. Notre Dame - 8-3
25. Virginia (8-3)

Frank Coyle is a long time member of the FWAA and voter in College player awards - Heisman, Outland, Nagurski, Thorpe and All-American teams. He writes College Football Mondays weekly during the season. He is a longtime scouting consultant for the Senior Bowl, the nation’s premier postseason All-star game. He is also a member of the FWAA and voter in College team and player awards.

Undefeated LSU & Oklahoma St. Hold Top Two Spots in Polls

Stanford & Boise Fall From the Unbeatens – LSU / Oklahoma St. Hold Top Two Spots - Draft Insiders.com, AP and Coaches Top 25 Teams

Offensive Player of the Week –
RB Montee Ball - Wisconsin

Defensive Player of the Week -
LB Luke Kuechly - Boston College

This is DraftInsiders.com weekly 2011 season College Poll. We will have weekly polls thru the season & postseason in our College Football Mondays blog column.

Nov. 15

Team of the Week – Texas Christian

Photo - WR Justin Blackmon - Oklahoma St.

Draft Insiders.com Top 25 Poll
(This year’s record in parentheses)

1. LSU (10-0)
2. Oklahoma St (10-0)
3. Alabama (9-1)
4. Oregon (9-1)
5. Oklahoma (8-1)
6. Stanford (9-1)
7. Clemson (9-1)
8. Arkansas (9-1)
9. Boise St (8-1)
10. Virginia Tech (9-1)
11. Houston (10-0)
12. Michigan St (8-2)
13. South Carolina (8-2)
14. Georgia (8-2)
15. Nebraska (8-2)
16. Michigan (8-2)
17. Cincinnati (8-2)
18. Wisconsin (8-2)
19. Kansas St (8-2)
20. Southern Cal (8-2)
21. Southern Miss (9-1)
22. Texas Christian (7-2)
23. Notre Dame (7-3)
24. Florida St (7-3)
25. Penn St (8-2)

AP Top 25 Poll
Rank / Name / W L / Previous

1. LSU - 10 - 0 / 1
2. Oklahoma St - 10 - 0 / 2
3. Alabama - 9 - 1 / 4
4. Oregon - 8 - 1 / 6
5. Oklahoma - 8 - 1 / 6
6. Arkansas - 9 - 1 / 8
7. Clemson - 9 - 1 / 9
8. Stanford - 9 - 1 / 3
9. Virginia Tech - 9 - 1 / 10
10. Boise St. - 8 - 1 / 5
11. Houston - 10 - 0 / 11
12. Michigan St - 8-2 / 13
13. Georgia - 8-2 / 14
14. South Carolina - 8 - 2 / 15
15. Wisconsin - 8-2 / 16
16. Kansas St. - 8 -2 / 17
17. Nebraska - 8 - 1 / 19
18. Southern Cal - 7-2 / 18
19. Texas Christian - 8-2 / NR
20 Michigan - 7 - 2 / 22
21. Penn St - 9-1 / 12
22. Southern Miss - 9-1 / 25
23. Florida St - 7-3 / NR
24. Notre Dame - 7-3 / NR
25. Baylor - 6-3 / NR

Coaches Top 25 Poll
Rank Team (first-place votes) Record

1. LSU (59) - 10-0
2. Oklahoma St - 10-0
3. Alabama - 9-1
4. Oregon - 9-1
5. Oklahoma - 9-1
6. Arkansas - 9-1
7. Virginia Tech - 9-1
8. Clemson - 8-1
9. Stanford - 9-1
10. Houston - 10-0
11. Boise St - 8-1
12. Michigan St. - 8-2
13. Wisconsin - 8-2
14. South Carolina - 8-2
15. Georgia - 8-2
16. Nebraska - 8-2
17. Kansas St - 8-2
18. Michigan - 8-2
19. Texas Christian - 8-2
20. Southern Miss - 9-1
21. Penn St - 8-2
22. Florida St - 7-3
23. Georgia Tech - 7-3
24. West Virginia - 7-3
25. Notre Dame - 7-3

Frank Coyle is a long time member of the FWAA and voter in College player awards - Heisman, Outland, Nagurski, Thorpe and All-American teams. He writes College Football Mondays weekly during the season. He is a longtime scouting consultant for the Senior Bowl, the nation’s premier postseason All-star game. He is also a member of the FWAA and voter in College team and player awards.

LSU Dominates All Polls After Huge Alabama Victory

LSU Claims Top Spot in Polls With Victory over Alabama - Draft Insiders.com, AP and Coaches Top 25 Teams

This is DraftInsiders.com weekly 2011 season College Poll. We will have weekly polls thru the season & postseason in our College Football Mondays blog column.
Nov. 8

Team of the Week – LSU

Photo - QB Kellen Moore - Boise St.

Draft Insiders.com Top 25 Poll
(This year’s record in parentheses)

1. LSU (9-0)
2. Stanford (9-0)
3. Oklahoma St (9-0)
4. Alabama (8-1)
5. Boise St (8-0)
6. Oregon (8-1)
7. Oklahoma (8-1)
8. Clemson (8-1)
9. Arkansas (8-1)
10. Virginia Tech (8-1)
11. Houston (9-0)
12. Michigan St (7-2)
13. South Carolina (7-2)
14. Nebraska (7-2)
15. Michigan (8-2)
16. Cincinnati (8-1)
17. Georgia (7-2)
18. Wisconsin (7-2)
19. Kansas St (7-2)
20. Southern Cal (7-2)
21. Georgia Tech (7-2)
22. Penn St (8-1)
23. Texas (6-2)
24. Southern Miss (8-1)
25. Texas Christian (6-2)

AP Top 25 Poll
Rank / Name / W L / Previous

1. LSU - 9 - 0 / 1
2. Oklahoma St - 9 - 0 / 2
3. Stanford - 9 - 0 / 3
4. Alabama - 8 - 1 / 2
5. Boise St. - 8 - 0 / 5
6. Oregon - 8 - 1 / 9
7. Oklahoma - 7 - 1 / 7
8. Arkansas - 8 - 1 / 10
9. Clemson - 8 - 1 / 11
10. Virginia Tech - 8 - 1 / 12
11. Houston - 9 - 0 / 14
12. Penn St - 9-1 / 16
13. Michigan St - 7-2 / 15
14. Georgia - 7-2 / 18
15. South Carolina - 7 - 2 / 15
16. Wisconsin - 7-2 / 19
17. Kansas St. - 7 -2 / 17
18. Southern Cal - 6-2 / 21
19. Nebraska - 7 - 1 / 19
20. Georgia Tech - 7 - 2 / 22
21. Texas - 6-2 / NR
22. Michigan - 7 - 2 / 13
23. Cincinnati - 7-1 / 23
24. Auburn - 6-3 / 24
25. Southern Miss - 8-1 / NR

Coaches Top 25 Poll
Rank Team (first-place votes) Record

1. LSU (59) - 9-0
2. Stanford - 9-0
3. Oklahoma St - 9-0
4. Alabama - 8-1
5. Boise St - 8-0
6. Oregon - 8-1
7. Oklahoma - 8-1
8. Arkansas - 8-1
9. Virginia Tech - 8-1
10. Clemson - 7-1
11. Houston - 8-0
12. Penn St - 8-1
13. Michigan St. - 7-2
14. Wisconsin - 7-2
15. South Carolina - 7-2
16. Georgia - 7-2
17. Nebraska - 7-2
18. Cincinnati - 7-1
19. Georgia Tech - 7-2
20. Texas - 6-2
21. Michigan - 7-2
22. Kansas St - 7-2
23. Southern Miss - 8-1
24. Texas Christian - 7-2
25. Auburn – 6-3

Frank Coyle is a long time member of the FWAA and voter in College player awards - Heisman, Outland, Nagurski, Thorpe and All-American teams. He writes College Football Mondays weekly during the season. He is a longtime scouting consultant for the Senior Bowl, the nation’s premier postseason All-star game. He is also a member of the FWAA and voter in College team and player awards.

LSU & Alabama Claim Top Two Spots in Every Poll

LSU & Alabama Claim Top Two Spots in Polls - Draft Insiders.com, AP and Coaches Top 25 Teams

This is DraftInsiders.com weekly 2011 season College Poll. We will have weekly polls thru the season & postseason in our College Football Mondays blog column.

Oct 25th

Team of the Week – Texas Tech

Photo - RB Trent Richardson - Alabama

Draft Insiders.com Top 25 Poll
(This year’s record in parentheses)

1. LSU (8-0)
2. Alabama (8-0)
3. Stanford (7-0)
4. Oklahoma St (7-0)
5. Boise St (7-0)
6. Clemson (8-0)
7. Oregon (6-1)
8. Oklahoma (6-1)
9. Arkansas (6-1)
10. Michigan St (6-1)
11. South Carolina (6-1)
12. Nebraska (6-1)
13. Wisconsin (6-1)
14. Virginia Tech (7-1)
15. Kansas St (7-0)
16. Texas A&M (5-2)
17. Michigan (7-1)
18. Houston (7-0)
19. Texas Tech (5-2)
20. Penn St (7-1)
21. Arizona St (5-2)
22. Cincinnati (6-1)
23. Georgia (5-2)
24. Southern Cal (6-1)
25. West Virginia (5-2)

AP Top 25 Poll
Rank / Name / W L / Previous

1. LSU - 8 - 0 / 1
2. Alabama - 8 - 0 / 2
3. Oklahoma St - 7 - 0 / 6
4. Stanford - 7 - 0 / 7
5. Boise St. - 7 - 0 / 5
6. Clemson - 8 - 0 / 8
7. Oregon - 6 - 1 / 9
8. Arkansas - 6 - 1 / 10
9. Michigan St - 6-1 / 15
10. Kansas St. - 7 -0 / 12
11. Oklahoma - 6 - 1 / 3
12. Wisconsin - 6-1 / 4
13. Nebraska - 6 - 1 / 13
14. South Carolina - 6 - 1 / 14
15. Virginia Tech - 7 - 1 / 16
16. Texas A&M - 5 - 2 / 17
17. Michigan - 6 - 1 / 18
18. Houston - 7 - 0 / 21
19. Texas Tech - 5 - 2 / NR
20. Southern Cal - 6-1 / NR
21. Penn St - 7-1 / NR
22. Georgia - 5 -2 / NR
23. Arizona St. - 5 - 2 / 24
24. Cincinnati - 6-1 / NR
25. West Virginia - 5 - 2 / 11

Coaches Top 25 Poll
Rank Team (first-place votes) Record

1. LSU (41) - 7-0
2. Alabama (18) - 7-0
3. Stanford - 6-0
4. Oklahoma St - 6-0
5. Boise St - 6-0
6. Clemson - 7-0
7. Oregon - 5-1
8. Arkansas - 5-1
9. Oklahoma - 6-1
10. Michigan St. - 6-1
11. Wisconsin - 6-1
12. Kansas St - 7-0
13. Nebraska - 6-1
14. South Carolina - 6-1
15. Virginia Tech - 7-1
16. Texas A&M - 5-2
17. Michigan - 6-1
18. Houston - 7-0
19. Penn St - 7-1
20. Arizona St - 5-2
21. Georgia - 5-2
22. Texas Tech - 5-2
23. Cincinnati - 6-1
24. West Virginia - 5-2
25. Southern Miss - 6-1

Dropped out
No. 19 Georgia Tech (6-2, lost to Miami, Fla., 24-7), No. 21 Illinois (6-2, lost to Purdue 21-14), No. 23 Auburn (5-3, lost to then-No. 2 LSU 45-10), No. 24 Washington (5-2, lost to then-No. 5 Stanford 65-21).

Others receiving votes
Texas (4-2) 49; Georgia Tech (6-2) 39; TCU (5-2) 33; Baylor (4-2) 29; Illinois (6-2) 22; Washington (5-2) 20; Iowa (5-2) 14; Syracuse (5-2) 10; Brigham Young (6-2) 9; Southern Methodist (5-2) 7; Wake Forest (5-2) 6; Notre Dame (4-3) 5; Auburn (5-3) 3; Rutgers (5-2) 2; Florida (4-3) 1; Miami (Fla.) (4-3) 1.

Frank Coyle is a long time member of the FWAA and voter in College player awards - Heisman, Outland, Nagurski, Thorpe and All-American teams. He writes College Football Mondays weekly during the season. He is a longtime scouting consultant for the Senior Bowl, the nation’s premier postseason All-star game. He is also a member of the FWAA and voter in College team and player awards.

Oklahoma & LSU Head Top 25 Polls

Oklahoma & LSU Head Polls - Draft Insiders.com, AP & Coaches Top 25 Teams

This is DraftInsiders.com weekly 2011 season College Poll. We will have weekly polls thru the season & postseason in our College Football Mondays blog column.

Oct 18th

Team of the Week – Michigan St.

Photo - DT Jerel Worthy - Michigan St.

Draft Insiders.com Top 25 Poll
(This year’s record in parentheses)

1. Oklahoma (6-0)
2. LSU (7-0)
3. Alabama (7-0)
4. Stanford (6-0)
5. Wisconsin (6-0)
6. Oklahoma St (7-0)
7. Boise St (6-0)
8. Clemson (7-0)
9. Oregon (5-1)
10. Arkansas (5-1)
11. Michigan St (5-1)
12. West Virginia (5-1)
13. South Carolina (6-1)
14. Nebraska (5-1)
15. Virginia Tech (6-1)
16. Kansas St (6-0)
17. Georgia Tech (6-1)
18. Michigan (6-1)
19. Illinois (6-1)
20. Houston (6-0)
21. Penn St (6-1)
22. Arizona St (5-2)
23. Baylor (4-2)
22. Texas A&M (4-2)
25. Washington (5-1)

AP Top 25 Poll
Rank / Name / W L / Previous

1 LSU - 7 - 0 / 1
2 Alabama - 7 - 0 / 2
3 Oklahoma - 6 - 0 / 3
4 Wisconsin - 7-0 / 4
5 Boise St. - 6 - 0 / 5
6 Oklahoma St. - 7 - 0 / 6
7 Stanford - 6 - 0 / 7
8 Clemson - 7 - 0 / 8
9 Oregon - 5 - 1 / 9
10 Arkansas - 5 - 1 / 10
11 West Virginia - 5 - 1 / 13
12 Kansas St. - 7 - 0 / 17
13 Nebraska - 6 - 1 / 14
14 South Carolina - 6 - 1 / 15
15. Michigan St – 5-1 23
16 Virginia Tech - 6 - 1 / 19
17 Texas A&M - 3 - 2 / 21
18 Michigan - 6 - 0 / 11
19 Auburn - 4 - 2 / 24
20 Georgia Tech - 6 - 1 / 12
21 Houston - 6 - 0 / 25
22 Washington (5-1) NR
23 Illinois - 6 - 1 / 16
24 Arizona St. - 5 - 2 / 18
25 Georgia - 5-2 / NR

Coaches Top 25 Poll
Rank / Team (first-place votes) / Record

1. Oklahoma (31) - 6-0
2. LSU (15) - 7-0
3. Alabama (12) - 7-0
4. Wisconsin (1) - 6-0
5. Stanford - 6-0
6. Oklahoma St - 6-0
7. Boise St - 6-0
8. Clemson - 7-0
8. Oregon - 5-1
10. Arkansas - 5-1
11. Nebraska - 5-1
12. South Carolina - 6-1
13. Michigan St. - 5-1
14. West Virginia - 5-1
14. Virginia Tech - 6-1
16. Kansas St - 7-0
17. Michigan - 6-1
18. Texas A&M - 4-2
19. Georgia Tech 6-1
20. Houston - 6-0
21. Illinois - 6-1
22. Penn St - 6-1
23. Auburn - 5-2
24. Washington - 5-1
25. Arizona St - 5-2

Dropped out
No. 21 Texas (4-2, lost to then-No. 7 Oklahoma State 38-26), No. 24 Baylor (4-2, lost to then-No. 23 Texas A&M 55-28).

Others receiving votes
Georgia (5-2) 60; Notre Dame (4-2) 36; Rutgers (5-1) 31; Southern Methodist (5-1) 27; Texas (4-2) 26; Cincinnati (5-1) 14; Southern Mississippi (5-1) 14; Baylor (4-2) 9; North Carolina (5-2) 9; Temple (5-2) 3; Virginia (4-2) 3; TCU (4-2) 1.

Frank Coyle is a long time member of the FWAA and voter in College player awards - Heisman, Outland, Nagurski, Thorpe and All-American teams. He writes College Football Mondays weekly during the season. He is a longtime scouting consultant for the Senior Bowl, the nation’s premier postseason All-star game. He is also a member of the FWAA and voter in College team and player awards.

Oklahoma Heads - Draft Insiders.com Poll

Oklahoma, LSU & Alabama Head Polls - Draft Insiders.com, AP and Coaches Top 25 Teams

This is DraftInsiders.com weekly 2011 season College Poll. We will have weekly polls thru the season & postseason, in addition to our College Football Monday weekly blog column.

Team of the Week – Oklahoma

Photo – LB Travis Lewis - Oklahoma

Draft Insiders.com Top 25 Poll
(This year’s record in parentheses)

1. Oklahoma (5-0)
2. LSU (6-0)
3. Alabama (6-0)
4. Stanford (5-0)
5. Wisconsin (5-0)
6. Oklahoma St (6-0)
7. Boise St (5-0)
8. Clemson (6-0)
9. Oregon (4-1)
10. Michigan (6-0)
11. Georgia Tech (6-0)
12. Arkansas (5-1)
13. West Virginia (5-1)
14. South Carolina (5-1)
15. Nebraska (5-1)
16. Virginia Tech (5-1)
17. Illinois (6-0)
18. Michigan St (4-1)
19. Kansas St (5-0)
20. Arizona St (5-1)
21. Baylor (4-1)
22. Texas (4-1)
23. Houston (6-0)
24. Penn St (5-1)
25. North Carolina (4-1)

AP Top 25 Poll
Rank / Name / W L / Previous

1 LSU - 6 - 0 / 1
2 Alabama - 6 - 0 / 2
3 Oklahoma - 5 - 0 / 3
4 Wisconsin - 6-0 / 4
5 Boise St. - 5 - 0 / 5
6 Oklahoma St. - 6 - 0 / 6
7 Stanford - 5 - 0 / 7
8 Clemson - 6 - 0 / 8
9 Oregon - 4 - 1 / 9
10 Arkansas - 5 - 1 / 10
11 Michigan - 6 - 0 / 12
12 Georgia Tech - 6 - 0 / 13
13 West Virginia - 5 - 1 / 16
14 Nebraska - 5 - 1 / 14
15 South Carolina - 5 - 1 / 18
16 Illinois - 6 - 0 / 19
17 Kansas St. - 6 - 0 / 20
18 Arizona St. - 5 - 1 / 22
19 Virginia Tech - 5 - 1 / 21
20 Baylor - 4 - 1 / 25
21 Texas A&M - 3 - 2 / 24
22 Texas - 4 - 1 / 11
23. Michigan St – 4-1 NR
24 Auburn - 4 - 2 / 15
25 Houston - 6 - 0 / NR

Coaches Top 25 Poll
Rank / Team (first-place votes) Record

1. Oklahoma (32) - 5-0
2. LSU (15) - 6-0
3. Alabama (11) - 6-0
4. Stanford - 5-0
5. Wisconsin (1) - 6-0
6. Boise St - 5-0
7. Oklahoma St - 6-0
8. Clemson - 6-0
9. Oregon - 4-1
10. Michigan - 6-0
11. Arkansas - 5-1
12. Georgia Tech - 6-0
13. South Carolina - 5-1
14. Nebraska - 5-1
15. Illinois - 6-0
16. West Virginia - 5-1
17. Virginia Tech - 5-1
18. Kansas St - 6-0
19. Michigan St - 4-1
20. Arizona St - 5-1
21. Texas - 4-1
22. Houston - 6-0
23. Texas A&M - 3-2
24. Baylor - 4-1
25. Penn St. - 5-1

Dropped out
No. 18 Florida (4-2, lost to No. 2 LSU 41-11), No. 22 Florida State (2-3, lost to Wake Forest 35-30), No. 23 Auburn (4-2, lost to then-No. 12 Arkansas 38-14).

Others receiving votes
Florida (4-2) 72; Washington (4-1) 52; North Carolina (5-1) 43; Auburn (4-2) 33; Notre Dame (4-2) 31; South Florida (4-1) 30; Wake Forest (4-1) 22; Georgia (4-2) 15; Southern Methodist (4-1) 11; Texas Tech (4-1) 9; Rutgers (4-1) 8; Southern Mississippi (5-1) 7; TCU (4-2) 4; Hawaii (3-2) 1.

Frank Coyle is a long time member of the FWAA and voter in College player awards - Heisman, Outland, Nagurski, Thorpe and All-American teams. He writes College Football Mondays weekly during the season. He is a longtime scouting consultant for the Senior Bowl, the nation’s premier postseason All-star game. He is also a member of the FWAA and voter in College team and player awards.

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