After Oklahoma State upset rival Oklahoma for the first time since 2014 in the annual Bedlam game, the Cowboys have jumped up to No. 5 in the Week 13 Coaches Poll. Oklahoma, meanwhile dropped out of the top 10, falling two spots down to No. 11.
Michigan also jumped three spots to No. 3 in the poll, taking Ohio State's spot after beating the Buckeyes 42-27 in its first rivalry win since 2011. Ohio State, conversely, dropped four spots to fall to No. 7. Georgia remains solid at No. 1 with every first-place vote, while Alabama remains comfortably at No. 2. Cincinnati sits at No. 4.
After losing its first game against North Texas, UTSA fell out of the poll. Wisconsin also dropped out after ruining its chances of playing for a Big Ten Championship by losing to Minnesota in the season finale. Texas A&M dropped nine spots to No. 23 after a loss to LSU. Clemson re-entered the poll after being unranked a week ago, along with Arkansas at No. 25.
See the full Coaches Poll top 25 below. First-place votes in parenthesis.
- Georgia (62)
- Oklahoma State
- Notre Dame
- Ohio State
- Ole Miss
- Michigan State
- Wake Forest
- San Diego State
- NC State
- Texas A&M
Dropped out: No. 18 Wisconsin, No. 20 UTSA
Others receiving votes: Wisconsin 100; UTSA 36; Appalachian State 30; Air Force 16; Minnesota 13; Purdue 11; Utah State 8; Coastal Carolina 8; Penn State 5; UCLA 3; Fresno State 3; Mississippi State 2.