Crimson Tide Rolls On and Holds On to #1
(AP) — Alabama strengthened its hold on the No. 1 spot in the first regular season Associated Press college football poll.
The top-ranked Crimson Tide picked up 21 more first place votes this week after stunning Southern Cal 52-6 in the season opener Saturday.
That gives Alabama 54 total first place votes.
Clemson stays at No. 2, while Florida State moved up a spot to third. Ohio State and Michigan round out the top five.
Washington moved up six spots to 8th while Oregon stayed at No. 24.