Top 25 Polls

Pre-Season (Aug 1 - Sep 2)


First Place Votes in Parentheses
Records include games against Division I opponents only.

AP Poll
# Team Record Pts Prev
1 Clemson (52) 6-0 1540 1
2 Alabama (10) 6-0 1496 2
3 Georgia 5-1 1403 7
4 Oklahoma 6-0 1331 4
5 Ohio State 6-0 1261 3
6 LSU 6-0 1199 6
7 Michigan 5-1 1164 14
8 Florida 6-1 1054 7
9 Notre Dame 5-1 1044 5
10 Texas 4-2 1005 9
11 Oregon 5-1 860 33
12 Texas A&M 3-3 852 16
13 Washington 5-2 786 13
14 Utah 5-1 772 29
15 Penn State 6-0 651 17
16 Auburn 5-1 578 32
17 UCF 4-2 410 11
18 Michigan State 4-3 377 NR
19 Wisconsin 6-0 370 38
20 Iowa 4-2 330 25
21 Iowa State 4-2 302 31
22 Syracuse 3-3 209 15
23 Washington State 3-3 200 10
24 Nebraska 4-3 154 NR
25 Stanford 3-3 141 27
# Team Record Pts Prev
26 Missouri 5-1 117 34
27 Army 3-3 94 19
28 Mississippi State 3-3 87 28
29 Miami (FL) 3-3 70 NR
30 Northwestern 1-4 63 21
31 TCU 3-2 57 NR
32 Virginia 4-2 44 NR
33 Boise State 6-0 38 23
34 Cincinnati 5-1 16 24
35 South Carolina 3-3 15 NR
36 Virginia Tech 4-2 12 NR
37 Fresno State 2-3 8 18
37 Utah State 3-2 8 22
39 Minnesota 6-0 7 NR
40 Memphis 5-1 6 NR
41 Appalachian State 5-0 5 26
42 West Virginia 3-3 3 20
42 Oklahoma State 4-2 3 37
42 UAB 5-1 3 30
42 Arizona State 5-1 3 NR
46 Arizona 4-2 1 NR
46 USC 3-3 1 NR
Coaches Poll
# Team Record Pts Prev
1 Clemson (59) 6-0 1619 1
2 Alabama (6) 6-0 1566 2
3 Georgia 5-1 1447 8
4 Oklahoma 6-0 1415 4
5 Ohio State 6-0 1368 3
6 LSU 6-0 1218 7
7 Michigan 5-1 1155 14
8 Florida 6-1 1103 6
9 Notre Dame 5-1 1100 5
10 Texas 4-2 1038 9
11 Texas A&M 3-3 893 16
12 Washington 5-2 834 13
13 Oregon 5-1 787 32
14 Penn State 6-0 699 17
15 Utah 5-1 642 27
16 Auburn 5-1 606 31
17 Wisconsin 6-0 436 37
17 UCF 4-2 436 12
19 Iowa 4-2 343 26
20 Michigan State 4-3 313 NR
21 Washington State 3-3 274 10
22 Syracuse 3-3 227 15
23 Stanford 3-3 200 29
24 Iowa State 4-2 169 30
25 Northwestern 1-4 161 19
# Team Record Pts Prev
26 Nebraska 4-3 152 NR
27 Boise State 6-0 118 24
28 Mississippi State 3-3 111 25
29 Miami (FL) 3-3 94 NR
30 Army 3-3 91 20
31 Kentucky 3-3 79 11
32 Virginia Tech 4-2 64 NR
33 TCU 3-2 63 NR
34 USC 3-3 47 NR
35 Utah State 3-2 32 21
35 Fresno State 2-3 32 18
37 Virginia 4-2 30 36
38 Cincinnati 5-1 25 23
39 West Virginia 3-3 24 22
39 Memphis 5-1 24 NR
41 Oklahoma State 4-2 20 NR
42 South Carolina 3-3 15 NR
43 North Carolina State 4-2 12 37
44 Duke 4-2 10 40
45 Boston College 3-3 5 NR
46 Florida State 3-3 4 NR
46 Baylor 6-0 4 NR
46 Appalachian State 5-0 4 28
49 North Texas 2-4 3 NR
49 Houston 2-4 3 NR
51 UCLA 1-5 2 NR
51 Temple 5-1 2 NR
51 Arizona State 5-1 2 NR
54 Troy 2-3 1 37
54 Tennessee 2-4 1 NR
54 Ole Miss 3-4 1 NR
54 Minnesota 6-0 1 NR