Kansas State (3-0), which rose to No. 7 after thrashing New Mexico State 64-0, will meet No. 3 Oklahoma (3-0) in Norman, Okla., next week. UCLA (3-0), which climbed to No. 10 after beating previously ranked Ohio State 13-6, will play at No. 19 Oregon State.
Florida State (2-1) tumbled 10 spots from No. 4 to No. 14 after taking a shocking 41-9 defeat at the hands of North Carolina.
Miami (2-0) and Florida (3-0) remained at No. 1 and No. 2, with the Hurricanes earning all but one first-place vote.
Michigan State (2-0) and Illinois (3-0) joined the Top 25 at Nos. 20 and 23, while Kansas (1-2) and Ohio State (2-1) dropped out.
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The Sept. 23, 2001 poll:
|*First place votes in parenthesis.|