Monday, October 5, 2009

OSU MOVES UP IN USA TODAY, STAYS PUT IN AP, HARRIS POLLS

Photo by Darla Dunkle-Hudnell

Ohio State moved up a spot to No. 8 in the latest USA Today Coaches Poll released on Sunday.

Following their 33-14 victory over Indiana, and Oklahoma's loss at Miami (FL), the Buckeyes were able to gain ground according to the coaches.

However, in the Associated Press poll, the Buckeyes remained at No. 9. Cincinnati, which was ranked tenth last week, leaped ahead of Ohio State at No. 8.

The Buckeyes remained No. 8 in the second edition of the Harris Interactive poll.

The latest polls are listed below:

AP (first place votes)
1. Florida (54) 4-0
2. Texas (1) 4-0
3. Alabama (5) 5-0
4. LSU 5-0
5. Virginia Tech 4-1
6. Boise State 5-0
7. USC 4-1
8. Cincinnati 5-0
9. Ohio State 4-1
10. TCU 4-0
11. Miami (FL) 3-1
12. Iowa 5-0
13. Oregon 4-1
14. Penn State 4-1
15. Oklahoma State 3-1
16. Kansas 4-0
17. Auburn 5-0
18. Brigham Young 4-1
19. Oklahoma 2-2
20. Mississippi 3-1
21. Nebraska 3-1
22. Georgia Tech 4-1
23. South Florida 5-0
24. Missouri 4-0
25. South Carolina 4-1

USA Today (first place votes)
1. Florida (57) 4-0
2. Texas (1) 4-0
3. Alabama (1) 5-0
4. LSU 5-0
5. Virginia Tech 4-1
6. Boise State 5-0
7. USC 4-1
8. Ohio State 4-1
9. TCU 4-0
10. Cincinnati 5-0
11. Miami (FL) 3-1
12. Penn State 4-1
13. Oklahoma State 3-1
14. Iowa 5-0
15. Kansas 4-0
16. Mississippi 3-1
17. Oregon 4-1
18. Missouri 4-0
19. Auburn 5-0
20. Brigham Young 4-1
21. Oklahoma 2-2
22. Nebraska 3-1
23. Georgia Tech 4-1
24. South Florida 5-0
25. Wisconsin 5-0

Harris Poll (first place votes)
1. Florida (97) 4-0
2. Texas (12) 4-0
3. Alabama (5) 5-0
4. LSU 5-0
5. Boise State 5-0
6. Virginia Tech 4-1
7. USC 4-1
8. Ohio State 4-1
9. Cincinnati 5-0
10. TCU 4-0
11. Iowa 5-0
12. Miami (FL) 3-1
13. Penn State 4-1
14. Oklahoma State 3-1
15. Oregon 4-1
16. Kansas 4-0
17. Brigham Young 4-1
18. Mississippi 3-1
19. Auburn 5-0
20. Oklahoma 2-2
21. Nebraska 3-1
22. Georgia Tech 4-1
23. Missouri 4-0
24. South Florida 5-0
25. Wisconsin 5-0