Super 16 Poll – Week 11
November shakeup dumps Georgia and Notre Dame out of the Top 5
Top-ranked Alabama strengthened its hold on the top spot by receiving 44 of a possible 48 first-place votes. Unbeaten Miami (Fla.) moved up to No. 2, jumping five spots after defeating Notre Dame and receiving the other four first-place votes. Previously unbeaten Georgia, following a road loss at Auburn, tumbled five spots to No. 7. Notre Dame dropped from No. 3 to No. 9. After topping TCU, Oklahoma rose to No. 4. Washington State replaced Michigan State in the poll after the Spartans fell at Ohio State.
The Big Ten, Big 12, Pac-12 and SEC each had three teams in the poll. The ACC had two, the American Athletic one and Independents one.
KEY GAMES THIS WEEK: Mercer at No. 1 Alabama; Virginia at No. 2 Miami, Fla.; The Citadel at No. 3 Clemson; No. 4 Oklahoma at Kansas; Michigan at No. 5 Wisconsin; ULM at No. 6 Auburn; Kentucky at No. 7 Georgia; Illinois at No. 8 Ohio State; Navy at No. 9 Notre Dame; Kansas State at No. 10 Oklahoma State; UCLA at No.11 USC; No. 12 TCU at Teas Tech; Nebraska at No. 13 Penn State; No. 14 UCF at Temple; Utah at No. 16 Washington.