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Mississippi State Remains Number One in AP and Coaches Polls

State is still on top.

Spruce Derden-USA TODAY Sports

After an eventful weekend that saw #2 Florida State defeat #5 Notre Dame, Mississippi State is still on top of both major polls. They're also number four in the Sagarin rankings but that's not a real thing. (Okay, it is, but seriously, Alabama at two? C'mon.) State received 43 of 60 first place votes in the AP Poll and 36 of 62 first place votes from the Coaches. Here's the full rankings:

AP Coaches Massey
1 Mississippi State Mississippi State Ole Miss
2 Florida State Florida State Alabama
3 Ole Miss Ole Miss Auburn
4 Alabama Alabama Mississippi State
5 Auburn Michigan State Florida State
6 Oregon Auburn Georgia
7 Notre Dame Oregon Oregon
8 Michigan State Notre Dame TCU
9 Georgia Georgia Michigan State
10 TCU TCU Kansas State
11 Kansas State Kansas State Notre Dame
12 Baylor Ohio State Oklahoma
13 Ohio State Baylor Baylor
14 Arizona State Arizona State Clemson
15 Arizona Arizona LSU
16 Nebraska Nebraska Arizona State
17 Oklahoma East Carolina Texas A&M
18 East Carolina Oklahoma Ohio State
19 Utah Utah UCLA
20 USC Clemson Nebraska
21 Clemson USC Missouri
22 West Virginia Marshall USC
23 Marshall LSU Arizona
24 LSU Minnesota West Virginia
25 UCLA West Virginia Utah
For a composite Top 25, visit