With an inspired victory over South Carolina last night, the LSU Tigers moved up to #6 in both the AP Poll and the USA Today/Coaches Poll. The latest top 25 polls look like this. Inexplicably, Louisiana's Ragin' Cajuns lost their 6 votes in the Coaches poll despite not playing this weekend.

AP Top 25 Poll     October 14th, 2012

Rank Team Votes
1 Alabama 1,500
2 Oregon 1,436
3 Florida 1,361
4 Kansas State 1,296
5 Notre Dame 1,283
6 LSU 1,153
7 Ohio State 1,071
8 Oregon State 1,050
9 South Carolina 1,042
10 Oklahoma 994
11 USC 874
12 Florida State 836
13 Georgia 753
14 Clemson 673
15 Mississippi State 591
16 Louisville 574
17 West Virginia 552
18 Texas Tech 444
19 Rutgers 405
20 Texas A&M 379
21 Cincinnati 294
22 Stanford 242
23 Michigan 177
24 Boise State 133
25 Ohio 104

 

Others Receiving Votes: Arizona State92, TCU88, Louisiana Tech38, Texas25, North Carolina State11, Northwestern6, Wisconsin6, Washington6, Nebraska4, North Carolina2, Tulsa2, Iowa State1, Penn State1, Arizona1
USA TODAY/COACHES POLL Record Pts Pvs
1. Alabama (59) 6-0 1,475 1
2. Oregon 6-0 1,414 2
3. Kansas St. 6-0 1,307 5
4. Florida 6-0 1,297 6
5. Notre Dame 6-0 1,251 7
6. LSU 6-1 1,179 8
7. Oklahoma 4-1 1,021 10
8. South Carolina 6-1 1,012 3
9. Southern Cal 5-1 995 9
10. Florida St. 6-1 919 11
11. Oregon St. 5-0 839 14
12. Georgia 5-1 806 12
13. Clemson 5-1 741 13
14. Louisville 6-0 695 16
15. West Virginia 5-1 677 4
16. Mississippi St. 6-0 671 18
17. Rutgers 6-0 495 19
18. Cincinnati 5-0 456 20
19. Texas A&M 5-1 397 21
20. Texas Tech 5-1 274 NR
21. TCU 5-1 272 23
22. Boise St. 5-1 271 22
23. Stanford 4-2 215 17
24. Arizona St. 5-1 133 NR
25. Michigan 4-2 96 NR

Others receiving votes: Northwestern 77, Ohio 54, Texas 54, Louisiana Tech  24, Wisconsin 16, Nebraska 10, Nevada 7, Oklahoma State 6, Western Kentucky 6,  Iowa State 5, Louisiana-Monroe 2, Northern Illinois 2, Toledo 2, Tulsa 1, UCLA  1.