RankTrendTeamConferenceRecordPointsGame scoresShare
1 AlabamaSEC9-01,500(60)@ LSU W 29-0
2 ClemsonACC9-01,435vs Louisville W 77-16
3 Notre DameDivision I FBS Ind9-01,381@ Northwestern W 31-21
41 MichiganBig Ten8-11,304vs Penn State W 42-7
51 GeorgiaSEC8-11,263@ Kentucky W 34-17
61 OklahomaBig 128-11,181@ Texas Tech W 51-46
75 West VirginiaBig 127-11,065@ Texas W 42-41
8 Ohio StateBig Ten8-11,025vs Nebraska W 36-31
95 LSUSEC7-21,020vs Alabama L 29-0
10 Washington StatePac-128-11,010vs California W 19-13
112 UCFThe American8-01,001vs Temple W 52-40
121 KentuckySEC7-2780vs Georgia L 34-17
139 SyracuseACC7-2624@ Wake Forest W 41-24
144 Utah StateMountain West8-1586@ Hawaii W 56-17
15 TexasBig 126-3559vs West Virginia L 42-41
164 Fresno StateMountain West8-1506@ UNLV W 48-3
177 Boston CollegeACC7-2490@ Virginia Tech W 31-21
183 Mississippi StateSEC6-3486vs Louisiana Tech W 45-3
196 FloridaSEC6-3400vs Missouri L 38-17
20 WashingtonPac-127-3342vs Stanford W 27-23
217 PENNN STATEBig Ten6-3278@ Michigan L 42-7
22 North Carolina StateACC6-2264vs Florida State W 47-28
23 Iowa StateBig 125-3230@ Kansas W 27-3
24 Michigan StateBig Ten6-3215@ Maryland W 24-3
25 CincinnatiThe American8-1141vs Navy W 42-0

Others Receiving Votes:
Others receiving votes:Utah 110, Auburn 93, Wisconsin 37, Army 32, UAB 31, Northwestern 28, Iowa 17, Boise St. 15, Purdue 14, Buffalo 11, Oregon 9, San Diego St. 5, Duke 4, Texas A&M 3, Houston 3, Texas Tech 2.