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