FB: Alabama jumps to No. 1 following SEC Championship Game win, Michigan No. 2

Alabama, SMP preseason No. 1, jumped back to the top spot following its victory over Georgia in the SEC Championship game Saturday.

The 41-24 victory propelled the Crimson Tide to the top spot, just beating out Big Ten champions Michigan.

RankTeamPointsRecordTrend
114 Alabama66012-1 (8-1)+3
211 Michigan65712-1 (8-1)
31 Cincinnati61313-0 (8-0)
4Georgia60612-1 (8-0)-3
5Notre Dame55311-1+1
6Baylor53411-2 (7-2)+3
7Ohio State50710-2 (8-1)
8Mississippi47010-2 (6-2)
9Oklahoma State42911-2 (8-1)-4
10Pitt41911-2 (7-1)+4
11Utah39710-3 (8-1)+4
12Michigan State39110-2 (7-2)-1
13BYU35610-2
14Oklahoma31710-2 (7-2)-2
15Oregon23410-3 (7-2)-5
16Louisiana22712-1 (8-0)+6
17NC State2009-3 (6-2)+2
18Wake Forest18910-3 (7-1)
19Houston18411-2 (8-0)-2
20Iowa18110-3 (7-2)-4
21Clemson1609-3 (6-2)
22UTSA12112-1 (7-1)+3
23Arkansas1008-4 (4-4)
24Kentucky619-3 (5-3)NR
25Texas A&M568-4 (4-4)-1

Dropped out: San Diego State (20)

Receiving Votes: Minnesota (35), Utah State (30), San Diego State (29), Wisconsin (20), Purdue (17), Appalachian State (7), Coastal Carolina (7), Arizona State (4), Western Kentucky (3), Northern Illinois (1)

Published by Colin Kulpa

Colin Kulpa is a student at Indiana University, and Editor in Chief of the Indiana Daily Student, one of the nation's premiere student news outlets.

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