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Oregon jumps LSU for No. 2 in latest AP Top 25 college football poll

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No. 1 Alabama remains firm at the top of the latest Associated Press Top 25 college football poll.

LSU dropped one spot to No. 3 after barely beating unranked Auburn on Saturday, allowing Oregon to grab the No. 2 ranking after their 49-0 beatdown of Arizona.

The biggest winner in this week's poll is Kansas State.  Their win over Oklahoma propelled them from No. 15 to No. 7 in the rankings while Oklahoma plummeted 10 spots to No. 16.

New teams to the poll this week:  Oregon State, Baylor and Rutgers.


  Record Points Previous
1. Alabama (59) 4-0 1,499 1
2. Oregon 4-0 1,414 3
3. LSU (1) 4-0 1,346 2
4. Florida State 4-0 1,340 4
5. Georgia 4-0 1,245 5
6. South Carolina 4-0 1,147 7
7. Kansas State 4-0 1,067 15
8. Stanford 3-0 1,055 9
9. West Virginia 3-0 1,045 8
10. Notre Dame 4-0 1,003 11
11. Florida 4-0 864 14
12. Texas 3-0 856 12
13. Southern Cal 3-1 801 13
14. Ohio State 4-0 633 16
15. TCU 3-0 616 17
16. Oklahoma 2-1 611 6
17. Clemson 3-1 588 10
18. Oregon State 2-0 451 NR
19. Louisville 4-0 414 20
20. Michigan State 3-1 348 21
21. Mississippi State 4-0 246 23
22. Nebraska 3-1 179 25
23. Rutgers 4-0 128 NR
24. Boise State 2-1 114 24
25. Baylor 3-0 92 NR  


Others receiving votes: Northwestern 89, UCLA 79, Michigan 44, Ohio 40, Virginia Tech 26, Arizona 17, Iowa State 16, Wisconsin 13, Oklahoma State 12, Texas A&M 11, Cincinnati 10, Tennessee 10, Texas Tech 10, Arizona State 8, Louisiana Tech 7, Purdue 5, Miami 1.

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