The top 25 teams in the USA Today college football coaches poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Saturday, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote, and previous ranking:

Rec   Pts   Pr

1. Oregon (34) 12-0   1,450   1

2. Auburn (24) 13-0   1,437   2

3. TCU (1) 12-0   1,348   3

4. Wisconsin 11-1   1,276   4

5. Stanford 11-1   1,239   5

6. Ohio State 11-1   1,200   6

7. Michigan St. 11-1   1,104   7

8. Arkansas 10-2   1,008   8

8. Oklahoma 11-2   1,008   9

10. Boise State 11-1   914   10

11. Virginia Tech 11-2   900   11

12. LSU 10-2   826   12

13. Oklahoma St. 10-2   718   15

14. Missouri 10-2   712   14

15. Nevada 12-1   640   17

16. Nebraska 10-3   607   13

17. Texas A&M 9-3   542   18

18. Alabama 9-3   521   19

19. Utah 10-2   375   21

20. S. Carolina 9-4   345   16

21. West Virginia 9-3   261   24

22. Mississippi St. 8-4   255   22

23. Florida State 9-4   156   20

24. C. Florida 10-3   143   25

25. Hawaii 10-3   98   –

Others receiving votes: Connecticut 40; Maryland 19; Northern Illinois 13; Miami (Ohio) 8; North Carolina State 5; San Diego State 3; Navy 2; Arizona 1; Tulsa 1.

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