AP Poll Top 25: Week 2 college football rankings led by Alabama, Ohio State

The new AP Poll Top 25 rankings are led by No. 1 Alabama. Ohio State is No. 2.

Clemson, Penn State and Oklahoma are ranked Nos. 3-5. There are also two new teams in the rankings: No. 23 TCU and No. 24 Notre Dame.

Below, find the AP Poll Top 25 college football rankings:

College Football Rankings: AP Poll Top 25

Rank Team Record Points Previous rank
1 Alabama ( 60 No. 1 votes) 1-0 1,524 1
2 Ohio State ( 1) 1-0 1,445 2
3 Clemson 1-0 1,317 5
4 Penn State 1-0 1,303 6
5 Oklahoma 1-0 1,253 7
6 USC 1-0 1,224 4
7 Washington 1-0 1,083 8
8 Michigan 1-0 1,051 11
9 Wisconsin 1-0 979 9
10 Florida State 0-1 976 3
11 Oklahoma State 1-0 950 10
12 LSU 1-0 898 13
13 Auburn 1-0 873 12
14 Stanford 1-0 772 14
15 Georgia 1-0 685 15
16 Miami (Fla.) 1-0 537 18
17 Louisville 1-0 529 16
18 Virginia Tech 1-0 490 21
19 Kansas State 1-0 398 20
20 Washington State 1-0 216 24
21 South Florida 2-0 207 19
22 Florida 0-1 164 17
23 TCU 1-0 154 NR
24 Notre Dame 1-0 141 NR
25 Tennessee 1-0 124 25

Others receiving votes: Utah 96, UCLA 82, West Virginia 70, Colorado 65, Maryland 45, Oregon 44, South Carolina 44, Boise State 22, Northwestern 20, Houston 14, San Diego State 11, Texas Tech 4, Kentucky 4, Iowa 3, California 2, Navy 1, Vanderbilt 1, Pittsburgh 1, Mississippi State 1, Nebraska 1, Michigan State 1.

AP Poll: Top 25 scores, results

Saturday, Aug. 26

  • No. 19 South Florida 42, San Jose State 22
  • No. 14 Stanford 62, Rice 7

Thursday, Aug. 31

  • No. 10 Oklahoma State 59, Tulsa 24
  • No. 2 Ohio State 49, Indiana 21

Friday, Sept. 1

  • No. 8 Washington 30, Rutgers 14
  • No. 9 Wisconsin 59, Utah State 10

Saturday, Sept. 2

  • No. 5 Clemson 56, Kent State 3
  • No. 6 Penn State 52, Akron 0
  • Maryland 51, No. 23 Texas 41
  • No. 18 Miami 41, Bethune-Cookman 13
  • No. 7 Oklahoma 56, UTEP 7
  • No. 11 Michigan 33, No. 17 Florida 17
  • No. 19 South Florida 31, Stony Brook 17
  • No. 4 USC 49, Western Michigan 31
  • No. 15 Georgia 31, Appalachian State 10
  • No. 20 Kansas State 55, Central Arkansas 19
  • No. 12 Auburn 41, Georgia Southern 7
  • No. 16 Louisville 35, Purdue 28
  • No. 1 Alabama 24, No. 3 Florida State 7
  • No. 13 LSU 27, BYU 0
  • No. 24 Washington State 31, Montana State 0

Sunday, Sept. 3

  • No. 21 Virginia Tech 31, No. 22 West Virginia 24

Monday, Sept. 4

  • No. 25 Tennessee 42, Georgia Tech 41 (2OT)

For reference, here’s the preseason AP Poll Top 25 rankings:

College football rankings: AP Poll Top 25 preseason

This year’s preseason AP Top 25 poll was released on August 21.

Rank Team Record (last year) Points Final rank last year
1 Alabama ( 52 No. 1 votes) 14-1 1513 2
2 Ohio State ( 3) 11-2 1414 6
3 Florida State ( 4) 10-3 1396 8
4 USC ( 2) 10-3 1325 3
5 Clemson 14-1 1201 1
6 Penn State 11-3 1196 7
7 Oklahoma 11-2 1170 5
8 Washington 12-2 1150 4
9 Wisconsin 11-3 926 9
10 Oklahoma State 10-3 889 11
11 Michigan 10-3 881 10
12 Auburn 8-5 880 24
13 LSU 8-4 784 13
14 Stanford 10-3 695 12
15 Georgia 8-5 690 NR
16 Louisville 9-4 629 21
17 Florida 9-4 624 14
18 Miami (Fla.) 9-4 492 20
19 South Florida 11-2 327 19
20 Kansas State 9-4 317 NR
21 Virginia Tech 10-4 240 16
22 West Virginia 10-3 207 18
23 Texas 5-7 173 NR
24 Washington State 8-5 133 NR
25 Tennessee 9-4 114 22

Others receiving votes: TCU 98, Utah 85, Notre Dame 65, Boise State 37, NC State 26, Northwestern 25, Pittsburgh 23, Oregon 21, Houston 19, Colorado 18, UCLA 9, San Diego State 9, BYU 5, Appalachian State 4, Nebraska 4, Tulsa 4, Kentucky 3, Texas A&M 3, Michigan State 1.

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