Alabama new No. 1 in latest CFB Poll

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FILE – In this Sept. 26, 2020, file photo, Alabama coach Nick Saban leads his team to the field before an NCAA college football game against Missouri in Columbia, Mo. Alabama is No. 1 in The Associated Press college football poll for the first time this year, extending its record of consecutive seasons with at least one week on top of the rankings to 13. (AP Photo/L.G. Patterson, File)

Following Notre Dame’s upset win over the Trevor Lawrence-less Clemson Tigers, Alabama became the top ranked team in the latest college football poll.

The rankings shifted, but the top four teams remained the same with Alabama, Notre Dame, Ohio State and Clemson rounding out the order. Texas A&M and Florida moved just outside the top four at five and six respectively, and Georgia fell to 12 after the Gators beat the Bulldogs 44-28.

LATEST RANKINGS

  1. Alabama
  2. Notre Dame
  3. Ohio State
  4. Clemson
  5. Texas A&M
  6. Florida
  7. Cincinnati
  8. BYU
  9. Miami
  10. Indiana
  11. Oregon
  12. Georgia
  13. Wisconsin
  14. Oklahoma State
  15. Coastal Carolina
  16. Marshall
  17. Iowa State
  18. Oklahoma
  19. SMU
  20. USC
  21. Texas
  22. Liberty
  23. Northwestern
  24. Auburn
  25. Louisiana

Others receiving votes: North Carolina 85, Army 54, Tulsa 47, Utah 33, Washington 21, Arizona State 11, Purdue 8, Wake Forest 6, Boise State 5, Appalachian State 5, Maryland 3, California 3, Nevada 1

Dropped from rankings: Boise State 21, Michigan 23

LSU will host Alabama Saturday, November 14th. Kickoff is set for 5 p.m. on CBS.

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