College Football Rankings, Week 5: Kansas State Leaps To No. 8 In Coaches Poll

As was the case in the AP Poll, the Oregon Ducks jumped the LSU Tigers in the latest USA Today Coaches' Poll, leaping into the No. 2 spot after topping the Arizona Wildcats over the weekend. The Kansas State Wildcats broke the top 10 after an upset victory over the Oklahoma Sooners.

The Wildcats, ranked No. 13 headed into the weekend showdown with No. 5 Oklahoma, stunned the Sooners in Norman, and jump five spots to No. 8 in this week's poll.

LSU slips to No. 3 in the latest iteration of the Coaches' Poll after their tough road victory over the Auburn Tigers, landing just 10 points behind the Ducks.

The nation continues to lag behind the Crimson Tide, who ride atop the rankings for a fourth consecutive week. The Tigers and the Tide are joined by two other SEC teams in the top six — the No. 5 Georgia Bulldogs and No. 6 South Carolina Gamecocks.

The Florida State Seminoles remain at No. 4 after defeating the then-No. 9 Clemson Tigers over the weekend, but build some support, gaining 1306 points after receiving 1240 last week.

Here's the full Coaches' Poll for this week:

Rank Team Points
1 Alabama 1473
2 Oregon 1371
3 LSU 1361
4 Florida St. 1306
5 Georgia 1224
6 South Carolina 1149
7 West Virginia 1137
8 Kansas St. 1000
9 Stanford 949
10 Texas 924
11 Notre Dame 836
12 Florida 817
13 USC 813
14 TCU 705
15 Oklahoma 699
16 Clemson 560
17 Louisville 493
18 Michigan St. 404
19 Mississippi St. 349
20 Nebraska 327
21 Oregon St. 220
22 Oklahoma St. 154
23 Wisconsin 102
24 Baylor 101
25 Rutgers 98
25 Virginia Tech 98

For the latest rankings, stick with this StoryStream and head over to SB Nation's college football hub.

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