Nov. 13 National Football Rankings

by Clyde Verdin
LSU Sixty Radio Show - Week 12 +0
Nov. 13 National Football Rankings

BATON ROUGE – Coming off of its 38-10 win over the Arkansas Razorbacks, the LSU football team rose in the national football polls on Sunday, moving up to No. 14 in the Amway Coaches Poll and No. 16 in the Associated Press Top 25.

With the victory the Tigers improved to 6-3 on the season and 4-2 in the SEC, becoming bowl eligible for the 17th consecutive season in the process, reclaiming “The Boot” trophy as well with the win over the Razorbacks.

LSU returns to action on Saturday afternoon, hosting the Florida Gators at Noon CT in Tiger Stadium. The game will be televsied live on the SEC Network.

Amway Coaches Top 25

Rank, Team, Record, Points
1, Alabama (63), 10-0, 1575
2, Ohio State, 9-1, 1495
3, Louisville, 9-1, 1418
4, Michigan, 9-1, 1332
5, Clemson, 9-1, 1318
6, Wisconsin, 8-2, 1231
7, Washington, 9-1, 1190
8, Oklahoma, 8-2, 1147
9, West Virginia, 8-1, 994
10, Penn State, 8-2, 923
11, Utah, 8-2, 909
12, Colorado, 8-2, 861
13, Oklahoma State, 8-2, 745
14, LSU, 6-3, 572
15, Florida State, 7-3, 559
16, Auburn, 7-3, 542
17, Nebraska, 8-2, 541
18, Florida, 7-2, 538
19, USC, 7-3, 473
20, Washington State, 8-2, 438
21, Western Michigan, 10-0, 431
22, Texas A&M, 7-3, 396
23, Boise State, 9-1, 355
24, North Carolina, 7-3, 114
25, San Diego State, 9-1, 112

Dropped from rankings: Virginia Tech 22, Baylor 25
Others receiving votes: Houston 60, Navy 43, South Florida 43, Virginia Tech 39, Troy 28, Tennessee 20, Stanford 16, Pittsburgh 6, Arkansas 5, Toledo 3, Baylor 2, Iowa 1

Associated Press Top 25

Rank, Team, Record, Points
1, Alabama (61), 10-0, 1525
2, Ohio State, 9-1, 1455
3, Louisville, 9-1, 1357
4, Michigan, 9-1, 1323
5, Clemson, 9-1, 1304
6, Wisconsin, 8-2, 1214
7, Washington, 9-1, 1150
8, Oklahoma, 8-2, 1064
9, Penn State, 8-2, 961
10, West Virginia, 8-1, 920
11, Utah, 8-2, 807
12, Colorado, 8-2, 797
13, Oklahoma State, 8-2, 659
14, Western Michigan, 10-0, 634
15, USC, 7-3, 584
16, LSU, 6-3, 582
17, Florida State, 7-3, 569
18, Auburn, 7-3, 543
19, Nebraska, 8-2, 504
20, Washington State, 8-2, 501
21, Florida, 7-2, 435
22, Boise State, 9-1, 315
23, Texas A&M, 7-3, 238
24, San Diego State, 9-1, 97
25, Troy, 8-1, 63

Dropped from rankings: North Carolina 15, Virginia Tech 18, Baylor 25
Others receiving votes: Houston 49, North Carolina 40, Virginia Tech 36, Tennessee 21, Navy 20, Stanford 16, Western Kentucky 11, Pittsburgh 9, South Florida 8, Arkansas 7, Iowa 4, Ole Miss 2, Minnesota 1