NEW YORK (AP) - In the first regular-season Top 25 poll by The
Associated Press, No. 9 BYU has jumped 11 spots and No. 4 Alabama
has received two first-place votes.
The Cougars pulled the biggest upset of the opening weekend of
the college football season, beating Oklahoma 14-13 on Saturday.
Sooners Heisman Trophy winner Sam Bradford was knocked out of the
game with a shoulder injury. Oklahoma drops 10 spots from No. 3 to
Florida is still an overwhelming No. 1, receiving 56 of 60
first-place votes Tuesday. Texas holds steady at No. 2, with two
first-place votes. Alabama moved up one spot after its 34-24
victory against Virginia Tech.
Moving into the rankings are Miami, Cincinnati and Missouri.
Oregon, Florida State and Iowa fall out.