AP Top 25: USC moves into top 5 for 1st time in 5 years

New York (AP), November 21 – Southern California moved into the top five of The Associated Press college football poll Sunday for the first time in five years. Georgia received 62 of the 63 first-place votes in the AP Top 25 presented by Regions Bank as the top four teams held their places after playing varying degrees of […]

AP Top 25: No. 1 UGA leads unchanged top 5; Ducks, UCLA slip

New York (AP), November 14 – No. 1 Georgia led an unchanged top five in The Associated Press college football poll Sunday, while the rest of the Top 25 was shuffled after eight ranked teams lost — including two big upsets in the Pac-12. For the second straight week, the Bulldogs received all but one […]

AP Top 25: LSU re-enters at No. 18 ahead of visit from ‘Bama

New York (AP), October 24 – LSU re-entered The Associated Press College Football poll at No. 18 on Sunday and No. 25 South Carolina earned a ranking for the first time in four seasons. The first six teams in the AP Top 25 presented by Regions Bank held their spots after either winning and not playing this […]

AP Top 25: Tennessee up to No. 3, ‘Bama’s top-5 streak ends

New York (AP), October 17 – Tennessee moved to No. 3 in The Associated Press college football poll behind No. 1 Georgia and No. 2 Ohio State after knocking off Alabama. The Crimson Tide was one of five unbeaten teams to fall during a wild weekend and dropped three places to No. 6 in the […]

AP Top 25: Washington moves in; Penn State, Oregon move up

New York (AP), September 19 – Washington made its season debut in The Associated Press college football on Sunday at No. 18, and Penn State and Oregon moved into the top 15 after all three had decisive nonconference victories. A weekend filled with blowouts by highly ranked teams kept the top 10 almost unchanged. No. […]

AP Top 25: UGA reclaims No. 1; Kentucky, Arkansas in Top 10

New York (AP), September 12 – Georgia reclaimed the top spot in The Associated Press college football poll on Sunday, and Kentucky, Oklahoma State and Arkansas moved into the top 10 after an upset-filled weekend across the country. The defending national champion Bulldogs, who started the season at No. 3 in the AP Top 25 presented by Regions […]

No. 1 Alabama tops preseason AP Top 25; Ohio St, ‘Dawgs next

New York (AP), August 16 – With two of the best players in the country leading the way — and a championship game loss as motivation — Alabama is No. 1 in The Associated Press preseason college football poll for the second straight season and ninth time overall. Heisman Trophy winner Bryce Young, national defensive player […]

AP Top 25: Michigan rises to No. 2; Oklahoma State up to 5th

New York (AP), November 29 – Michigan jumped to No. 2 in The Associated Press college football poll Sunday and Oklahoma State joined the top five for the first time since 2015. Georgia was a unanimous No. 1 in the AP Top 25 presented by Regions Bank for the eighth consecutive week. For the fourth straight week, […]

AP Top 25: Cincinnati up to No. 2; Purdue snaps poll drought

New York (AP), October 18 – Cincinnati moved up to No. 2 behind Georgia in The Associated Press college football poll Sunday, the first time a team from outside the traditional power conferences has been ranked that high since 2010. The Bulldogs remained a unanimous No. 1 with 63 first-place votes in the AP Top 25 presented […]

Iowa up to No. 3; Clemson out of Top 25 first time since ’14

New York (AP), October 4 – Iowa is gearing up for its biggest home game since the 1980s, Cincinnati has its highest ranking in 12 years and Clemson is on the outside looking in at The Associated Press college football poll for the first time since 2014. Alabama and Georgia are the only constants during […]