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South Carolina, Florida, West Virginia jump into top five in AP poll

CBSSports.com wire reports

NEW YORK -- South Carolina, Florida and West Virginia move into the top five of the Associated Press college football poll after a Saturday that saw nine Top 25 teams lost.

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No. 1 Alabama and No. 2 Oregon hold their spots at the top of the rankings. Alabama is a unanimous No. 1 again. The rest of Top 25 got a makeover.

No. 3 South Carolina, off a 35-7 victory against Georgia, moves up three spots. No. 4 Florida jumps six after beating LSU 14-6. No. 5 West Virginia moves up three with a 48-45 victory at Texas.

No. 6 Kansas State, No. 7 Notre Dame and No. 8 Ohio State also move up. LSU drops to No. 9 and unbeaten Oregon State is No. 10.

The last time nine ranked teams lost in the same week was the weekend of Oct. 18, 2008.

Joining the ranks of the Top 25 are No. 21 Cincinnati, No. 22 Texas A&M, No. 23 Louisiana Tech, No. 24 Boise State and No. 25 Michigan.

Five teams fell out of this week's rankings, including TCU, which was No. 15. Also moving out were Nebraska (previously No. 21), Washington (No. 23), Northwestern (No. 24) and last week's No. 25, UCLA.

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