The University of Maryland has hired longtime collegiate athletic trainer and sports medicine consultant Dr. Rod Walters to conduct a review into the death of offensive lineman Jordan McNair.
Wake Forest has added two graduate transfer kickers: Darren Ford from Hope College, and Eric Osteen, who had been serving with the Army since graduating from West Point in 2013.
Notre Dame linebacker Te'von Coney has pleaded guilty to marijuana possession from an incident two years ago. Coach Brian Kelly said Coney would be back if he "takes care" of the court case.
Tennessee has boosted its offensive line by adding Alabama graduate transfer Brandon Kennedy.
Oklahoma and head football coach Lincoln Riley have agreed to a new five-year, $25 million contract.
Virginia Tech starting quarterback Josh Jackson has had his academic issue resolved and remains on the team, according to multiple reports.
AP Top 25
|RK||Team||Rec||Pts||Trend||Last Week||Next Week|
|1||AlabamaALA(57)||13-1||1521||3||vs #2 Georgia W 26-23||—|
|2||GeorgiaUGA||13-2||1454||1||vs #1 Alabama L 26-23||—|
|3||OklahomaOKLA||12-2||1374||1||vs #2 Georgia L 54-48||—|
|4||ClemsonCLEM||12-2||1292||3||vs #1 Alabama L 24-6||—|
|5||Ohio StateOSU||12-2||1286||—||vs #12 USC W 24-7||—|
|6||UCFUCF(4)||13-0||1248||4||vs #10 Auburn W 34-27||—|
|7||WisconsinWIS||13-1||1194||1||@ #13 Miami W 34-24||—|
|8||Penn StatePSU||11-2||1120||1||vs #16 Washington W 35-28||—|
|9||TCUTCU||11-3||974||4||vs #20 Stanford W 39-37||—|
|10||AuburnAUB||10-4||917||3||vs #6 UCF L 34-27||—|
|11||Notre DameND||10-3||857||3||vs #18 LSU W 21-17||—|
|12||USCUSC||11-3||839||4||vs #5 Ohio State L 24-7||—|
|13||MiamiMIAMI||10-3||769||2||vs #7 Wisconsin L 34-24||—|
|14||Oklahoma StateOKST||10-3||758||3||vs #24 Virginia Tech W 30-21||—|
|15||Michigan StateMSU||10-3||705||3||vs Washington State W 42-17||—|
|16||WashingtonWASH||10-3||668||4||vs #8 Penn State L 35-28||—|
|17||NorthwesternNW||10-3||528||3||vs Kentucky W 24-23||—|
|18||LSULSU||9-4||368||2||vs #11 Notre Dame L 21-17||—|
|19||Mississippi StateMSST||9-4||359||5||vs Louisville W 31-27||—|
|20||StanfordSTAN||9-5||336||5||vs #9 TCU L 39-37||—|
|21||South FloridaUSF||10-2||267||2||vs Texas Tech W 38-34||—|
|22||Boise StateBSU||11-3||251||3||vs Oregon W 38-28||—|
|23||NC StateNCST||9-4||232||NR||vs Arizona State W 52-31||—|
|24||Virginia TechVT||9-4||126||2||vs #14 Oklahoma State L 30-21||—|
|25||MemphisMEM||10-3||119||6||vs Iowa State L 21-20||—|
Dropped from rankings: Washington State 21
Others receiving votes: Washington State 84, South Carolina 46, Iowa State 36, Army 33, Florida Atlantic 32, Troy 14, Fresno State 13, San Diego State 3, Iowa 2