Ohio State had a week off and ended up falling off one spot in the latest AP Top 25 Poll. The Buckeyes, who were tied for No. 3 last week, slipped to No. 4 this week even following a Georgia loss to South Carolina.
LSU moved up to No. 2 in the college football poll, giving the Southeastern Conference the top two teams in the country for the 29th time with Alabama countinign to lead the country at No. 1 for the third consecutive week.
The Tigers jumped from No. 5, past No. 3 Clemson after beating No. 7 Florida in a matchup of unbeaten teams Saturday. LSU received 12 first-place votes Sunday while Alabama received 30 first-place votes.
The Big Ten now has three teams in the Top 10 with Wisconsin at No. 6 and Penn State at No. 7
The Buckeyes face Northwestern on the road Friday night at 8:30 pm
AP Top 25 Poll:
4 Ohio State
7 Penn State
8 Notre Dame
14 Boise State
17 Arizona State
24 Appalachian State