NORMAN, OK - SEPTEMBER 3: Offensive tackle Lane Johnson #69 of the Oklahoma Sooners congratulates running back Dominique Whaley #8 after a touchdown during the first half against the Tulsa Hurricanes September 3, 2011 at Gaylord Family-Oklahoma Memorial Stadium in Norman, Oklahoma. Oklahoma defeated Tulsa 47-14. (Photo by Brett Deering/Getty Images)
Idle Oklahoma remained at No. 1 in the Week 3 college football rankings. But Alabama jumped LSU after beating Penn State.
Oklahoma, idle in Week 2, is followed by Alabama, LSU, Boise State, and Florida State in the top five. The Crimson Tide jumped a spot, switching places with LSU after beating Penn State in Happy Valley on Saturday.
Elsewhere, defending national champion Auburn rejoined the AP top 25 after an upset of Mississippi State at home. The Tigers had fallen out of the AP Poll after a close call in Week 1 against Utah State.
The Week 3 USA Today coaches poll will follow this afternoon.
Full Week 3 AP Poll is as follows:
- Boise State
- Florida State
- Oklahoma State
- Texas A&M
- South Carolina
- Virginia Tech
- Michigan State
- Ohio State
- West Virginia
- South Florida
- Arizona State
- Mississippi State