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Baylor Drops Out Of AP Top 25 After West Va. Loss

NEW YORK (September 30, 2012)—Baylor, which entered The Associated Press college football poll last week at No. 25 dropped out Sunday after its 70-63 loss to West Virginia in Morgantown.

West Virginia moved up from No. 9 to No. 8 in the poll.

Alabama was a unanimous No. 1 and LSU slipped another spot the poll.

The Crimson Tide received all 60 first-place votes for the first time this season.

The Tigers had a second straight sketchy performance, this time against Towson, and dropped a spot for the second consecutive week.

LSU won 38-22 at home against the FCS opponent Saturday night and is ranked No. 4 in the new media poll.

Oregon remained No. 2 and Florida State moved past LSU to No. 3.

After beating Stanford on Thursday, Washington moved into the rankings at No. 23.

No. 24 Northwestern is ranked for the first time this season.

AP Top 25

1 Alabama (60) 5-0 1500 1
2 Oregon 5-0 1430 2
3 Florida State 5-0 1349 4
4 LSU 5-0 1310 3
5 Georgia 5-0 1252 5
6 South Carolina 5-0 1152 6
7 Kansas State 4-0 1123 7
8 West Virginia 4-0 1066 9
9 Notre Dame 4-0 1043 10
10 Florida 4-0 937 11
11 Texas 4-0 932 12
12 Ohio State 5-0 793 14
13 USC 3-1 703 13
14 Oregon State 3-0 647 18
15 Clemson 4-1 608 17
15 TCU 4-0 608 15
17 Oklahoma 2-1 581 16
18 Stanford 3-1 509 8
19 Louisville 5-0 404 19
20 Mississippi State 4-0 306 21
21 Nebraska 4-1 240 22
22 Rutgers 4-0 160 23
23 Washington 3-1 159 NR
24 Northwestern 5-0 143 NR
25 UCLA 4-1 122 NR

(Others Receiving Votes: Cincinnati (3-0) 72; Boise State (3-1) 53; Texas A&M (3-1) 51; Michigan State (3-2) 43; Texas Tech (4-0) 39; Michigan (2-2) 38; Louisiana Tech (4-0) 37; Baylor (3-1) 31; Ohio (5-0) 30; Arizona State (4-1) 15; Miami (Fla.) (4-1) 4; Arizona (3-2) 4; Iowa State (3-1) 3; Tennessee (3-2) 3)


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