College football rankings, AP Poll Week 10: Oregon retains No. 2, Kansas State at No. 3

The AP Top 25 college football rankings have been released for Week 10, and a crazy Saturday has led to a lot of shakeup in the poll. Kansas State moved to No. 3 after a blowout win over the Texas Tech Red Raiders. The Ducks hung on to their second slot with a 70-14 win over Colorado.

With Florida losing and dropping to No. 8, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish moved to No. 4 on the strength of their victory over Oklahoma. The Sooners dropped six spots to No. 14.

LSU has moved back into the the top five ahead of a huge matchup with Alabama on Saturday. The Crimson Tide tightened its grip on the top spot, taking all of the first-place votes after a dominating victory over the Mississippi State Bulldogs.

Ohio State can't play in the postseason, but they jumped three spots to No. 6 with so many teams losing ahead of the Buckeyes. Georgia rose five spots to No. 7 after their victory over the rival Gators. Florida State has also reappeared in the top 10 at No. 9.

The complete AP Top 25 Poll:

Rank Team Record Votes Previous
1 Alabama (60) 8-0 1,500 1
2 Oregon 8-0 1,412 2
3 Kansas State 8-0 1,382 4
4 Notre Dame 8-0 1,344 5
5 LSU 7-1 1,216 6
6 Ohio State 9-0 1,158 9
7 Georgia 7-1 1,145 12
8 Florida 7-1 1,075 3
9 Florida State 8-1 1,046 11
10 Clemson 7-1 914 14
11 South Carolina 7-2 823 17
12 Louisville 8-0 817 16
13 Oregon State 6-1 762 7
14 Oklahoma 5-2 758 8
15 Stanford 6-2 627 19
16 Texas A&M 6-2 580 22
17 Mississippi State 7-1 559 13
18 USC 6-2 418 10
19 Boise State 7-1 406 21
20 Texas Tech 6-2 388 15
21 Nebraska 6-2 249 NR
22 Louisiana Tech 7-1 209 24
23 West Virginia 5-2 126 25
24 Arizona 5-3 106 NR
25 UCLA 6-2 103 NR

Others Receiving Votes: Toledo 88, Rutgers 74, Oklahoma State 72, Texas 55, Kent State 33, Tulsa 17, Northern Illinois 12, Washington 8, Northwestern 7, Wisconsin 4, Ohio4, Michigan 2, Louisiana-Monroe 1

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