Aggies return to AP Top 25 after thrilling win over LSU

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) Ohio State moved up to No. 6 in The Associated Press college football poll after trouncing rival Michigan.

The Buckeyes jumped four spots and the Wolverines fell four to No. 8, but overall the rankings were relatively stable after the last weekend of the regular season. Going into next week, when each FBS conference will play a championship game, Alabama, Clemson and Notre Dame are the top three for the sixth straight poll.

Georgia moved up a spot to No. 4 and Oklahoma is fifth. Unbeaten UCF also moved up a spot to No. 7. No. 9 Texas and Washington round out the top 10.

Washington State and LSU both dropped out of the top 10 and are tied for No. 12.

The Top 25 teams in The Associated Press college football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Nov. 24 total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote, and previous ranking:

Record Pts Pv
1. Alabama (61) 12-0 1525 1
2. Clemson 12-0 1458 2
3. Notre Dame 12-0 1409 3
4. Georgia 11-1 1336 5
5. Oklahoma 11-1 1266 6
6. Ohio St. 11-1 1229 10
7. UCF 11-0 1146 8
8. Michigan 10-2 1058 4
9. Texas 9-3 959 11
10. Washington 9-3 897 16
11. Florida 9-3 876 13
12. Washington St. 10-2 818 7
12. LSU 9-3 818 8
14. Penn St. 9-3 751 15
15. West Virginia 8-3 672 12
16. Kentucky 9-3 602 17
17. Utah 9-3 536 18
18. Syracuse 9-3 475 19
19. Boise St. 10-2 409 21
20. Mississippi St. 8-4 324 22
21. Northwestern 8-4 322 20
22. Texas A&M 8-4 283 NR
23. Army 9-2 169 23
24. Iowa St. 7-4 116 25
25. Fresno St. 10-2 102 NR
Others receiving votes: Utah St. 92, Missouri 88, NC State 39, Cincinnati 33, Stanford 10, Iowa 4, Appalachian St. 1, Buffalo 1, Oregon 1.