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UK Drops Five Spots to 18th in AP Football Poll
By The Associated Press
LEXINGTON - Notre Dame moved into the top five, Texas and UCF reached the top 10 and the Southeastern Conference placed a season-high eight teams in the latest Associated Press college football poll.

After three teams in the top eight and eight ranked teams overall lost on Saturday, there was significant movement throughout the AP Top 25 , except in the first four spots.

Alabama stayed No. 1, with 59 first-place votes and Georgia remained No. 2. No. 3 Ohio State and No. 4 Clemson each received a first-place vote from the media panel.

Notre Dame reached a season-high fifth after beating Virginia Tech on Saturday night. Texas jumped 10 spots to No. 9 after beating Oklahoma. The Longhorns are in the top 10 for the first time since Sept. 19, 2010, when they reached No. 7.

The Top 25 teams in The Associated Press college football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Oct. 6, 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 (59) 6-0 1522 1
2. Georgia 6-0 1426 2
3. Ohio St. (1) 6-0 1420 3
4. Clemson (1) 6-0 1331 4
5. Notre Dame 6-0 1315 6
6. West Virginia 5-0 1174 9
7. Washington 5-1 1098 10
8. Penn St. 4-1 1097 11
9. Texas 5-1 956 19
10. UCF 5-0 917 12
11. Oklahoma 5-1 879 7
12. Michigan 5-1 875 15
13. LSU 5-1 794 5
14. Florida 5-1 719 22
15. Wisconsin 4-1 710 16
16. Miami 5-1 591 17
17. Oregon 4-1 505 18
18. Kentucky 5-1 485 13
19. Colorado 5-0 419 21
20. NC State 5-0 342 23
21. Auburn 4-2 335 8
22. Texas A&M 4-2 257 NR
23. South Florida 5-0 144 NR
24. Mississippi St. 4-2 136 NR
25. Cincinnati 6-0 114 NR

Others receiving votes: Iowa 87, Stanford 59, Washington St. 46, San Diego St. 24, TCU 20, Appalachian St. 11, Utah 9, Utah 5, South Carolina 2, Hawaii 1.


Published 01:11 PM, Sunday Oct. 07, 2018
Updated 01:18 PM, Sunday Oct. 07, 2018

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