The week off didn’t hurt Clemson’s standing in the weekly college football coaches top 25. The Tigers remain third and received a first place vote.
Alabama is still firmly atop the ranking but Michigan is now #2 replacing Ohio State which dropped to 8th. Washington moved up a spot to fourth and Louisville is now fifth.
The rest of the top ten this week…Nebraska, Baylor, Ohio State, West Virginia, Texas A&M.
Clemson’s opponent this week, Florida State, is 14th in the new poll and USC’s opponent, Tennessee, is 18th.
Auburn was a big climber this week moving from 24th to 17th and Virginia Tech cracked the poll this week at #25.
Coaches Top 25 ranking for October 23rd: