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Kirk Herbstreit Names 5 Teams That Impressed Him Most Week 9

Kirk Herbstreit on the set of college gameday.

Kirk Herbstreit.

Although it feels like the college football season just started, Week 9 is in the books. In just a few hours the College Football Playoff committee will release it first College Football Playoff standings.

Before the release of the first CFP rankings, Kirk Herbstreit took a look back at the the weekend's slate of games. Herbie named the five best team performances he saw during Week 9's action.

The College GameDay analyst named a few upsets and surprising performances among his top-5.

Here's his top five from Week 9:

  1. Oklahoma State
  2. Oregon state
  3. Kansas
  4. Kentucky
  5. Arizona

Herbie also named his top five player performances from the weekend.

Kansas shocked the nation with its third win of the season - against TCU. Meanwhile, Oregon State used a monstrous comeback to take down Colorado in a Pac-12 affair.

Oklahoma State fended off Texas to reinstate itself on the Big 12 conversation.