This is the highest Miami has been ranked in both polls since Nov. 9, 2013.
The Hurricanes also cracked into the top 16 of the Football Writers Association-National Football Foundation Super 16 Poll.
Miami has opened a season 3-0 for the eighth time since 2000 and has outscored its opponents by a combined score of 153-23.
The Hurricanes return to action on Oct. 1 as they travel to Atlanta, Ga., to take on Georgia Tech. The kickoff time has not been announced.
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