Top 25 Polls

Pre-Season (Aug 1 - Sep 5)


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

AP Poll
# Team Record Pts Prev
1 Clemson (38) 8-1 1520 2
2 Ohio State (21) 4-0 1504 3
3 Alabama (2) 8-0 1422 8
4 Georgia 6-2 1270 4
5 Oklahoma 6-2 1269 7
6 LSU (1) 3-4 1186 1
7 Penn State 1-5 1147 9
8 Florida 7-1 1125 6
9 Oregon 3-1 1119 5
10 Notre Dame 9-0 995 12
11 Auburn 5-3 852 14
12 Wisconsin 2-1 840 11
13 Texas A&M 6-1 764 26
14 Texas 5-3 703 25
15 Oklahoma State 6-2 672 NR
16 Michigan 2-4 611 18
17 USC 3-0 534 30
18 North Carolina 6-3 496 NR
19 Minnesota 2-3 451 10
20 Cincinnati 8-0 234 21
21 UCF 6-3 229 24
22 Utah 0-2 211 16
23 Iowa State 7-2 199 NR
24 Iowa 4-2 134 15
25 Tennessee 2-5 133 34
# Team Record Pts Prev
26 Memphis 6-2 86 17
27 Virginia Tech 4-5 85 NR
28 Boise State 4-1 68 23
29 Arizona State 0-1 66 32
30 Miami (FL) 7-1 42 NR
31 Louisville 3-7 32 NR
32 Appalachian State 7-2 26 19
33 Washington 3-0 21 28
34 Kentucky 3-6 20 36
35 Indiana 5-1 19 NR
36 Baylor 2-5 15 13
37 California 0-3 11 35
38 TCU 4-4 9 NR
39 Virginia 4-4 7 29
40 Navy 3-5 6 20
40 Florida State 2-6 6 NR
42 SMU 7-3 3 33
42 Mississippi State 2-6 3 NR
42 Air Force 2-2 3 22
45 Northwestern 5-1 1 NR
45 UAB 4-3 1 NR
Coaches Poll
# Team Record Pts Prev
1 Clemson (38) 8-1 1589 2
2 Ohio State (17) 4-0 1555 3
3 Alabama (4) 8-0 1495 8
4 Georgia 6-2 1345 4
5 LSU 3-4 1330 1
6 Oklahoma 6-2 1315 6
7 Penn State 1-5 1199 9
8 Florida 7-1 1176 7
9 Oregon 3-1 1164 5
10 Notre Dame 9-0 1012 11
11 Auburn 5-3 898 14
12 Wisconsin 2-1 887 13
13 Texas A&M 6-1 807 29
14 Texas 5-3 703 26
15 Michigan 2-4 687 19
16 Oklahoma State 6-2 524 41
17 USC 3-0 521 31
18 Minnesota 2-3 494 10
19 North Carolina 6-3 415 NR
20 Utah 0-2 241 16
21 UCF 6-3 232 24
22 Cincinnati 8-0 229 21
23 Iowa 4-2 204 15
24 Virginia Tech 4-5 143 NR
25 Iowa State 7-2 135 NR
# Team Record Pts Prev
26 Boise State 4-1 111 22
26 Tennessee 2-5 111 35
28 Arizona State 0-1 88 NR
29 Kentucky 3-6 73 36
30 Memphis 6-2 71 17
31 Baylor 2-5 66 12
32 Washington 3-0 65 28
33 Louisville 3-7 62 38
34 Miami (FL) 7-1 58 NR
35 Appalachian State 7-2 31 18
36 Navy 3-5 17 20
37 Virginia 4-4 13 25
38 Air Force 2-2 12 23
39 Mississippi State 2-6 9 NR
40 TCU 4-4 7 NR
41 Washington State 1-1 6 NR
42 California 0-3 5 37
42 Tulane 5-5 5 NR
44 SMU 7-3 3 33
44 Louisiana 8-1 3 29
44 Nebraska 1-4 3 NR
47 Stanford 1-2 2 NR
48 Indiana 5-1 1 NR
48 Pittsburgh 5-5 1 NR
48 Duke 2-7 1 NR
48 Kansas State 4-5 1 38