FB Week 13: Michigan jumps to No. 2, rest of top 4 stay put in last week of regular season

After a chaotic and entertaining Rivalry Week, Michigan has vaulted itself into the College Football Playoff conversation. Michigan jumped to No. 2 in this week’s SMP football poll. The rest of the top four remained unchanged, and Oklahoma State moved to No. 5, just outside of the top four. All top five teams will playContinue reading “FB Week 13: Michigan jumps to No. 2, rest of top 4 stay put in last week of regular season”

WBB Week 2: South Carolina unanimous No. 1 following win over UConn

In a matchup of the poll’s top two teams, a game so important that it delayed the rankings by a day, South Carolina defeated UConn 73-57 on Monday. The Gamecocks are now the unanimous No. 1, while the Huskies fell to No. 3 behind No. 2 Maryland. RANK SCHOOL POINTS TREND 1 South Carolina (13)Continue reading “WBB Week 2: South Carolina unanimous No. 1 following win over UConn”

MBB Week 2: Purdue rises to No. 3, Indiana enters rankings

After back-to-back wins over North Carolina and Villanova, Purdue is up to No. 3 in the nation, the highest ranking of any Big Ten team. The Boilers are the only team in the conference ranked in the top 10 after a week of non-conference upsets, seeing Michigan and Illinois drop out of the top 10Continue reading “MBB Week 2: Purdue rises to No. 3, Indiana enters rankings”

FB Week 12: Ohio State moves to No. 2, steals No. 1 vote following drubbing of Michigan State

Last week’s No. 4 Ohio State dismantled then-No. 7 Michigan State handily on Saturday. So much so, Ohio State is now No. 2 in the SMP Football poll, and stole a No. 1 vote from Georgia. Rank Team Points Record Trend 1 25 Georgia 649 11-0 (8-0) — 2 1 Ohio State 606 10-1 (8-0)Continue reading “FB Week 12: Ohio State moves to No. 2, steals No. 1 vote following drubbing of Michigan State”

MBB Week One: Duke rises after Champions Classic, Florida enters Top 25

In Coach K’s final season, the Duke Blue Devils are up to No. 5 in the Student Media Poll following a win over Kentucky. Florida enters the poll after defeating rival Florida State. Virginia is the only team to drop out of this week’s rankings after a loss to Navy. RANK SCHOOL POINTS TREND 1Continue reading “MBB Week One: Duke rises after Champions Classic, Florida enters Top 25”

WBB Week One: South Carolina stays on top, Indiana rises

Following a dominant week that included a win over NC State, South Carolina remains atop the Student Media Poll. Indiana picked up a big win over Kentucky Sunday night, rising to No. 4. RANK SCHOOL POINTS TREND 1 South Carolina (12) 372 — 2 Connecticut (3) 361 — 3 Maryland 342 +1 4 Indiana 311Continue reading “WBB Week One: South Carolina stays on top, Indiana rises”

FB Week 11: Oklahoma drops from top five, Alabama moves to No. 2

Georgia stayed a unanimous No. 1 in this week’s SMP football poll. A projected playoff would feature No. 1 Georgia vs. No. 4 Ohio State and No. 2 Alabama vs. No. 3 Cincinnati Rank Team Points Record Trend 1 27 Georgia 675 10-0 (8-0) — 2 Alabama 622 9-1 (5-1) +1 3 Cincinnati 620 10-0Continue reading “FB Week 11: Oklahoma drops from top five, Alabama moves to No. 2”

FB Week 10: Georgia unanimous No. 1, Purdue enters poll

Georgia is the second unanimous No. 1 team in SMP College Football Poll history following a resounding victory over Missouri. No. 4 Alabama was previously a unanimous No. 1 near the beginning of this season. Purdue has made its first appearance in the SMP football poll after its second victory over a top-ten team thisContinue reading “FB Week 10: Georgia unanimous No. 1, Purdue enters poll”

WBB Preseason Poll: South Carolina takes top spot over UConn, Stanford

The South Carolina Gamecocks are the top ranked team in the inaugural Women’s Basketball Student Media Poll, taking the top spot over Connecticut by just four points. Reigning national champions Stanford also received a No. 1 vote. Rank School Points 1 South Carolina (10) 513 2 Connecticut (10) 509 3 Stanford (1) 482 4 MarylandContinue reading “WBB Preseason Poll: South Carolina takes top spot over UConn, Stanford”

MBB Preseason Poll: Gonzaga takes top spot in inaugural rankings

Fresh off of an undefeated regular season and national title appearance, Gonzaga is the No. 1 team in the first ever Men’s Basketball Student Media Poll. 50 teams received votes ahead of the season. Rank School Points 1 Gonzaga (50) 1394 2 UCLA (4) 1265 3 Kansas (2) 1262 4 Michigan 1186 5 Villanova 1157Continue reading “MBB Preseason Poll: Gonzaga takes top spot in inaugural rankings”