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AP Top 25


The Top 25 teams in The Associated Press college football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Oct. 22, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote, and previous ranking:






































































































































Record Pts Pvs
1. USC (55) 7-0 1,615 1
2. Texas (10) 7-0 1,569 2
3. Virginia Tech 7-0 1,496 3
4. Georgia 7-0 1,413 4
5. Alabama 7-0 1,328 5
6. Miami 5-1 1,268 6
7. LSU 5-1 1,219 7
8. UCLA 7-0 1,170 8
9. Notre Dame 5-2 1,067 9
10. Florida St. 6-1 1,055 11
11. Penn St. 7-1 980 12
12. Ohio St. 5-2 860 14
13. Boston College 6-1 846 13
14. Oregon 7-1 750 15
15. Wisconsin 7-1 698 19
16. Florida 5-2 617 18
17. Texas Tech 6-1 557 10
18. West Virginia 6-1 472 20
19. Auburn 5-2 456 16
20. TCU 7-1 400 21
21. Northwestern 5-2 240
22. Fresno St. 5-1 233 24
23. Tennessee 3-3 165 17
24. California 6-2 151 25
25. Michigan 5-3 134
Others receiving votes: Louisville 126, Minnesota 113, Colorado 75, Missouri 17, Georgia Tech 9, Toledo 9, Texas A&M 7, Virginia 6, Iowa 2, Rutgers 1, Southern Miss. 1.


USA Today Top 25


The top 25 teams in the USA Today college football coaches’ poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Oct. 22, points based on 25 points for a first-place vote, through one point for a 25th-place vote and previous ranking:






































































































































Record Pts Pvs
1. USC (53) 7-0 1,540 1
2. Texas (8) 7-0 1,493 2
3. Virginia Tech (1) 7-0 1,428 3
4. Georgia 7-0 1,357 4
5. Alabama 7-0 1,277 5
6. Miami (Fla.) 5-1 1,226 6
7. LSU 5-1 1,164 7
8. UCLA 7-0 1,136 9
9. Florida State 6-1 1,003 10
10. Notre Dame 5-2 934 12
11. Boston College 6-1 870 11
12. Penn State 7-1 835 14
13. Ohio State 5-2 803 13
14. Oregon 7-1 712 16
15. Wisconsin 7-1 677 17
16. Texas Tech 6-1 603 8
17. West Virginia 6-1 539 20
18. Florida 5-2 513 19
19. Auburn 5-2 427 15
20. TCU 7-1 383 21
21. California 6-2 276 23
22. Minnesota 5-2 189 25
23. Northwestern 5-2 179 NR
24. Fresno State 5-1 134 NR
25. Tennessee 3-3 133 18
Others receiving votes: Louisville 103; Michigan 59; Colorado 45; Texas A&M 25; Texas-El Paso 24; Georgia Tech 23; Missouri 14; Virginia 11; Toledo 5; Boise State 3; Clemson 2; Nebraska 2; Maryland 1; Oklahoma 1; Rutgers 1.


Harris Top 25


The Top 25 teams in the Harris Interactive College Football Poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Oct. 22, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote:






































































































































Record Pts Pv
1. USC (95) 7-0 2,806 1
2. Texas (18) 7-0 2,728 2
3. Virginia Tech 7-0 2,593 3
4. Georgia 7-0 2,453 4
5. Alabama 7-0 2,345 5
6. Miami 5-1 2,184 6
7. UCLA 7-0 2,097 8
8. LSU 5-1 2,086 7
9. Florida State 6-1 1,846 10
10. Notre Dame 5-2 1,781 11
11. Penn State 7-1 1,713 12
12. Boston College 6-1 1,494 13
13. Ohio State 5-2 1,457 14
14. Oregon 7-1 1,319 16
15. Wisconsin 7-1 1,198 17
16. Texas Tech 6-1 1,067 9
17. Florida 5-2 888 19
18. West Virginia 6-1 850 20
19. Auburn 5-2 788 15
20. TCU 7-1 720 22
21. California 6-2 555 23
22. Northwestern 5-2 373 NR
23. Minnesota 5-2 273 25
24. Fresno State 5-1 264 NR
25. Tennessee 3-3 181 18
Others receiving votes: Louisville 180, Michigan 159, Colorado 116, Missouri 58, Georgia Tech 49, UTEP 21, Toledo 14, Virginia 11, Arizona State 10, Nebraska 9, Southern Mississippi 9, Michigan State 8, Texas A&M 8, Oregon State 5, Iowa 4, Colorado State 2, Clemson 1, Rutgers 1, Stanford 1.