Tigers Hold at No. 18

Clemson remains ranked at 18th in both major polls after defeating Florida Atlantic 54-6 in the 2006 season opener.

USA Today/Coaches' Poll
 RANK TEAM
1. Ohio State (41) 
2. Texas (14)
3. Southern Cal (4) 
4. Auburn (2) 
5. (tie) Notre Dame (2) 
5. (tie) West Virginia 	 
7. Florida  
8. LSU  
9. Florida State 
10. Oklahoma  
11. Georgia 
12. Louisville 	
13. Michigan 
14. Virginia Tech 
15. Iowa 
16. Miami (Fla.)
17. Tennessee 
18. Clemson
19. Penn State 
20. Oregon 
21. Nebraska 
22. TCU 
23. California
24. Texas Tech 
25. Alabama
Others receiving votes: Arizona State 92; UCLA 56; Boise State 31; Boston College 31; South Carolina 21; Fresno State 19; Wisconsin 15; Maryland 9; Pittsburgh 9; Texas A&M 7; Rutgers 6; Tulsa 6; Georgia Tech 5; Purdue 5; Utah 5; Arizona 4; Iowa State 4; Minnesota 4; Oregon State 2; Northwestern 1.

AP Top 25
RANK TEAM  
1 Ohio St.  (39) 
2 Texas  (7)   
3 Southern Cal  (3)  
4 Notre Dame  (8)
4 Auburn  (3)
6 West Virginia  (5)
7 Florida  
8 LSU 
9 Florida St.
10 Michigan  
11 Tennessee 
12 Georgia  
13 Louisville 
14 Iowa  
15 Oklahoma  
16 Virginia Tech  
17 Miami 
18 Clemson 
19 Penn State
20 Oregon 
21 Nebraska  
22 California 
23 TCU 
24 Texas Tech 
25 Arizona St.
Others receiving votes: Alabama 96, Wisconsin 35, UCLA 29, Georgia Tech 27, Boise St. 25, South Carolina 13, Boston College 11, Texas A&M 11, Pittsburgh 9, Purdue 9, Rutgers 7, Tulsa 7, Arizona 6, Fresno St. 3, Missouri 3, UTEP 2.

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