Nov 22, 2021 11:59 AM

AP Top 25: Ohio State jumps to No. 2 past 'Bama, Cincinnati

Posted Nov 22, 2021 11:59 AM

Ohio State is No. 2 in The Associated Press college football poll, jumping three spots past No. 3 Alabama and No. 4 Cincinnati in a close vote. Georgia is a unanimous No. 1 in the AP Top 25 presented by Regions Bank for the seventh consecutive week. Alabama slipped past Cincinnati last week and then Ohio State leapfrogged them both after routing Michigan State. Notre Dame is up to a season-high No. 5 and Michigan will go into its game against Ohio State ranked No. 6. Oklahoma State moved to a season-high No. 7 and is one of three Big 12 teams in the top 10, along with No. 9 Baylor and No. 10 Oklahoma. Mississippi rounds out the top 10 at No. 8.

Record Pts Prv

1. Georgia (62) 11-0 1550 1

2. Ohio St. 10-1 1434 5

3. Alabama 10-1 1423 2

4. Cincinnati 11-0 1416 3

5. Notre Dame 10-1 1262 6

6. Michigan 10-1 1246 8

7. Oklahoma St. 10-1 1209 9

8. Mississippi 9-2 1060 10

9. Baylor 9-2 1046 11

10. Oklahoma 10-1 1001 12

11. Oregon 9-2 849 4

12. Michigan St. 9-2 778 7

13. BYU 9-2 771 14

14. Texas A&M 8-3 628 16

15. UTSA 11-0 583 15

16. Utah 8-3 561 24

17. Iowa 9-2 538 18

18. Wisconsin 8-3 517 19

19. Houston 10-1 516 17

20. Pittsburgh 9-2 445 20

21. Wake Forest 9-2 344 13

22. San Diego St. 10-1 273 23

23. Louisiana-Lafayette 10-1 246 22

24. NC State 8-3 141 25

25. Arkansas 7-4 105 21

Others receiving votes: Clemson 101, Mississippi St. 44, Penn St. 26, Appalachian St. 24, Kentucky 10, Purdue 3.