Sept. 27 Football National Rankings

by Todd Politz (@tpolitz)
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Sept. 27 Football National Rankings

BATON ROUGE — Coming off its 34-24 victory at previously unbeaten Syracuse, the LSU football team advanced one spot to No. 8 in Sunday’s Amway Coaches Poll and dropped one spot in the AP Top 25 to No. 9

LSU (3-0, 2-0 SEC) returns home to face Eastern Michigan at 6 p.m. CT Saturday in Tiger Stadium. The game will be televised by ESPNU.

AP Top 25

Rank, Team (First-Place Votes), Points, Previous
1, Ohio State (45), 1,482, 1
2, Michigan State (5), 1,397, 2
3, Ole Miss (10), 1,349, 3
4, TCU, 1,254, 3
5, Baylor, 1,196, 5
6, Notre Dame, 1,163, 6
7, UCLA, 1,156, 9
8, Georgia, 1,147, 7
9, LSU, 1,075, 8
10, Utah (1), 1,034, 18
11, Florida State, 888, 10
12, Clemson, 853, 11
13, Alabama, 850, 12
14, Texas A&M, 776, 14
15, Oklahoma, 747, 15
16, Northwestern, 566, 17
17, USC, 509, 19
18, Stanford, 486, 21
19, Wisconsin, 309, 22
20, Oklahoma State, 281, 24
21, Mississippi State, 211, 26
22, Michigan, 209, NR
23, West Virginia, 179, 27
24, California, 149, 29
25, Florida, 140, NR

Amway Coaches Poll
Sept. 27, 2015

Rank, Team (First-Place Votes), Record, Points, Previous
1, Ohio State (61), 4-0, 1593, 1
2, Michigan State (2), 4-0, 1493, 3
3, Texas Christian, 4-0, 1401, 2
4, Baylor, 3-0, 1394, 4
5, Ole Miss (1), 4-0, 1348, 5
6, Georgia, 4-0, 1256, 6
7, Notre Dame, 4-0, 1114, 8
8, LSU, 3-0, 1106, 9
9, Florida State, 3-0, 1088, 7
10, UCLA, 4-0, 1076, 11
11, Clemson, 3-0, 971, 10
12, Utah, 4-0, 893, 17
13, Alabama, 3-1, 867, 12
14, Oklahoma, 3-0, 803, 14
15, Texas A&M, 4-0, 786, 15
16, Southern California, 3-1, 566, 18
17, Northwestern, 4-0, 511, 19
18, Wisconsin, 3-1, 418, 21
19, Oklahoma State, 4-0, 413, 22
20, Stanford, 3-1, 401, 24
21, West Virginia, 3-0, 230, 26
22, Mississippi State, 3-1, 145, 31
23, Florida, 4-0, 141, 34
t24, California, 4-0, 89, 35
t24, Oregon, 2-2, 89, 13

Schools Dropped Out
No. 16 Arizona, No. 20 Georgia Tech, No. 23 Missouri, No. 25 Auburn.

Others Receiving Votes
Michigan 84; Arizona 72; Kansas State 66; Miami (Fla.) 61; North Carolina State 52; Boise State 47; Duke 44; Iowa 44; Memphis 42; Texas Tech 22; Temple 18; Toledo 15; Auburn 8; Georgia Tech 6; Missouri 6; Minnesota 6; Houston 5; Kentucky 3; Indiana 2; Tennessee 2; Illinois 1; Brigham Young 1; Navy 1.

 

FWAA-NFF Super 16 Poll
Sept. 27, 2015

Rank, Team (First-Place Votes), Points, Previous
1. Ohio State (29), 621, 1
2. Michigan State (5), 559, 2
3. Ole Miss (4), 528, 4
4. TCU, 460, 3
5. Baylor, 451, 5
6. Georgia, 408, 6
7. Notre Dame (1), 380, 7
8. UCLA, 356, 10
9. LSU (1), 338, 8
10. Florida State, 274, 9
11. Alabama, 236, 12
12. Utah, 231, N/A
13. Clemson, 191, 13
14. Texas A&M, 168, 14
15. Oklahoma, 131, 15
16. Northwestern, 39, 16