UNC at No. 17 in Polls

The new Associated Press and Coaches Polls were released Sunday afternoon.

Associated Press Top-25 College Football Poll

Team (First-place votes)RecordPointsPrevious Rank
1. Alabama Crimson Tide (44) 10-0 1,604 1
2. Texas Tech Red Raiders (21) 10-0 1,574 2
3. Florida Gators 8-1 1,467 4
4. Texas Longhorns 9-1 1,437 5
5. Oklahoma Sooners 9-1 1,375 6
6. U-S-C Trojans 8-1 1,311 7
7. Penn State Nittany Lions 9-1 1,161 3
8. Utah Utes 10-0 1,157 10
9. Boise State Broncos 9-0 1,110 9
10. Ohio State Buckeyes 8-2 1,009 12
11. Oklahoma State Cowboys 8-2 963 8
12. Missouri Tigers 8-2 913 13
13. Georgia Bulldogs 8-2 880 14
14. Ball State Cardinals 9-0 677 16
15. T-C-U Horned Frogs 9-2 623 11
16. B-Y-U Cougars 9-1 602 17
17. North Carolina Tar Heels 7-2 597 19
18. Michigan State Spartans 9-2 584 18
19. L-S-U Tigers 6-3 552 15
20. Florida State Seminoles 7-2 380 24
21. Pittsburgh Panthers 7-2 318 25
22. Cincinnati Bearcats 7-2 269 NR
23. Oregon State Beavers 6-3 124 NR
24. South Carolina Gamecocks 7-3 117 NR
25. Tulsa Golden Hurricane 8-1 84 NR
Others receiving votes: California 73, Virginia Tech 44, Air Force 40, Georgia Tech 29, Arizona 7, Oregon 6, Western Michigan 6, West Virginia 5, Central Michigan 5, Iowa 5, Miami-Florida 5, Northwestern 3, Boston College 3, Maryland 3, South Florida 1, Wake Forest 1, Kansas 1.

USA TODAY Top 25 College Football Poll

Team (First-place votes)RecordPointsPrevious Rank
1. Alabama Crimson Tide (44) 10-0 1,508 1
2. Texas Tech Red Raiders (17) 10-0 1,469 3
3. Florida Gators 8-1 1,348 5
4. Oklahoma Sooners 9-1 1,314 4
5. Texas Longhorns 9-1 1,300 7
6. U-S-C Trojans 8-1 1,268 6
7. Utah Utes 10-0 1,104 9
8. Penn State Nittany Lions 9-1 1,074 2
9. Boise State Broncos 9-0 1,028 10
10. Ohio State Buckeyes 8-2 936 12
11. Missouri Tigers 8-2 883 13
12. Georgia Bulldogs 8-2 842 14
13. Oklahoma State Cowboys 8-2 808 8
14. Brigham Young Cougars 9-1 679 16
15. Michigan State Spartans 9-2 660 17
16. Ball State Cardinals 9-0 590 18
17. North Carolina Tar Heels 7-2 543 19
18. T-C-U Horned Frogs 9-2 475 11
19. Florida State Seminoles 7-2 426 24
20. L-S-U Tigers 6-3 409 15
21. Pittsburgh Panthers 7-2 311 NR
22. Cincinnati Bearcats 7-2 183 NR
23. South Carolina Gamecocks 7-3 155 NR
24. Tulsa Golden Hurricane 8-1 144 NR
25. Oregon State Beavers 6-3 71 NR
Others receiving votes: California 50; Oregon 49; Georgia Tech 38; Virginia Tech 34; Air Force 25; Northwestern 13; Wake Forest 13; Arizona 11; Kansas 11; Maryland 9; Connecticut 8; Minnesota 8; Boston College 7; Iowa 6; Miami- Florida 5; West Virginia 5; Western Michigan 5.

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