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Clemson Captures Top Spot In Latest Coaches' Poll

Top teams in the coaches poll for week 12 of the college football season.
Dabo Sweeney laughing in the locker room as players dance.


Saturday's slate of games provided college football fans with plenty of surprises.

Four top-10 teams fell in defeat - seven in the top 25 - once again, shaking things up in the latest Coaches' Poll. Oklahoma went in to Waco, Texas, and handed Baylor its first loss of the season, Arkansas beat LSU when it was already down, and Oregon pulled out a huge win against Stanford, ending the Cardinal's title hopes. 

UCLA, Temple and Memphis dropped out of the poll altogether following losses, while Ole Miss, Oregon climbed its way back into the rankings. And Washington State, after upsetting UCLA, made its debut.

After weeks of nipping at Ohio State's heels, Clemson finally jumped the Buckeyes and sits atop the rankings for the first time all season. With Baylor's loss, Alabama slipped into the No. 3 spot, and Oklahoma State jumped in at No. 4.

Here are the full rankings, via USA Today:

1. Clemson
2. Ohio State
3. Alabama
4. Oklahoma State
5. Notre Dame
6. Iowa
7. Oklahoma
8. Florida
9. Michigan State
10. Baylor
11. TCU
12. North Carolina
13. Michigan 
14. Houston
15. Stanford
16. Florida State
17. LSU
18. Utah
19. Navy
20. Wisconsin
21. Northwestern
22. Oregon
23. Washington State
24. Ole Miss
25. Mississippi State

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