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Buckeyes Remain No. 1 In Latest AP Poll

AP College Football rankings.

It wasn't pretty for Ohio State as it struggled on offense against a Northern Illinois team that came into Saturday's game as a 34.5-point underdog against the Buckeyes. But the defending champions pulled it out, 20-13, and remain the No. 1 team in the country - in both the Coaches' Poll and the AP Poll, which was just released. But the first-place votes are beginning to disperse. 

With Alabama's loss to Ole Miss Saturday night, Michigan State jumped TCU and now sits in the No. 2 spot with with seven first-place votes. Ole Miss, after defeating the Tide, climbed the ladder all the way from the No. 15 spot, receiving 11 first-place votes in the process, and is now tied at No. 3 with TCU. Baylor rounds out the top-5.

After getting run over by Leonard Fournette and LSU, the Auburn Tigers dropped out of the top-25 completely, while Stanford, after defeating USC, climbed 20 spots from 41 to 21 to find itself back in the discussion.

Here is the poll in its entirety: 

1. Ohio State
2. Michigan State
3. TCU
3. Ole Miss
5. Baylor
6. Notre Dame 
7. Georgia
8. LSU
10. FSU
11. Clemson
12. Alabama
13. Oregon
14. Texas A&M
15. Oklahoma
16. Arizona
17. Northwestern
18. Utah
19. USC
20. Georgia Tech
21. Stanford
22. Wisconsin
23. BYU
24. Oklahoma State 
25. Missouri

You can check out last week's rankings here. What do you think, college football fans? Did they get it right?