College FootballDownload App

Official B/R College Football Poll : Week Three

COLUMBUS, OH - SEPTEMBER 13:  Head coach Pete Carroll hugs Matt Barkley #7 of the Southern California Trojans after defeating the Ohio State Buckeyes 18-15 on September 13, 2009 at Ohio Stadium in Columbus, Ohio.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
Mitchell GoldenCorrespondent INovember 4, 2016

Despite USC beating a tough, ranked Ohio State team, Florida remains atop the B/R poll. Other highlights from the poll:

  • Oklahoma State dropped big time after their loss, which placed Houston into the top 25.
  • The SEC still owns the poll, with 4 teams in the top 10.
  • North Carolina keeps its spot after a comeback win against a difficult UConn Squad.
  • Despite almost losing to a Washington team that was 1-16 last year, LSU still remains in the top 10
  • BYU climbs as the B/R writers acknowledge the team's strength, and even gained a first place vote.

Without further ado, the poll:

1. Florida (14) 390

2. Texas 350

3. USC (1) 347

4. Alabama 335

5. California 299

T6. Mississippi 271

T6. Penn State 271

8. BYU (1) 260

9. Boise State 250

10. LSU 228

11. Ohio State 215

12. Oklahoma 209

13. Virginia Tech 208

14. Georgia Tech 187

15. TCU 166

16. Utah 137

T17. Oklahoma State 103

T17. Miami 103

19. Nebraska 101

20. Cincinnati 82

21. Georgia 74

22. Houston 62

23. North Carolina 52

24. Kansas 50

25. Michigan 25

Also Received Votes: Florida State 21 Iowa 20, UCLA 20, Oregon 14, Oregon State 13, Texas Tech 7, West Virginia 7, Washington 5, Missouri 2, Notre Dame 1, Arkansas 1

---

The Bleacher Report Writers' Poll is compiled weekly by Mitchell Golden. To submit votes, send an excel spreadsheet to mgolden042@gmail.com by Monday 12PM EST each week.

 

Where can I comment?

Stay on your game

Latest news, insights, and forecasts on your teams across leagues.

Choose Teams
Get it on the App StoreGet it on Google Play

Real-time news for your teams right on your mobile device.

Download
Copyright © 2017 Bleacher Report, Inc. Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. All Rights Reserved. BleacherReport.com is part of Bleacher Report – Turner Sports Network, part of the Turner Sports and Entertainment Network. Certain photos copyright © 2017 Getty Images. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of Getty Images is strictly prohibited. AdChoices