Heading into the 2011 college football season, there are sure to be some surprise teams that crack the Top 25 once again. But, at the same time, expect many of the regulars to return to the polls.
In 2010, we saw upstart teams such as Mississippi State and Nevada achieve greatness and finish the college football season ranked. At the same time, many of the traditional powers faltered last season, ending the 2010 campaign unranked.
Here are 10 unranked schools that will join the Top 25 in 2011.