Change agrees with Gus Malzahn, who ditched his usual visor and delegated playcalling to assistant Rhett Lashlee before Saturday's 18-13 win over LSU.
Utah's game-winning drive against USC could be a season-changing moment for the Utes, but coach Kyle Whittingham is sticking to one week at a time.
Rutgers wide receiver and kick returner Janarion Grant will miss the rest of the season after injuring his right ankle during a 76-yard run against Iowa last week.
Ohio State linebacker Justin Hilliard is out for the season following surgery for a left torn biceps, and WR K.J. Hill had surgery for a high-ankle injury that will sideline him for a month.
Texas starting offensive lineman Kent Perkins will serve a one-game suspension following his arrest last week on a charge of driving while intoxicated, Longhorns coach Charlie Strong announced.
Former LSU coach Les Miles, who was fired Sunday after his team's disappointing 2-2 start, made it clear Monday on Dan Patrick's radio show that he plans to coach football again.
AP Top 25
|19||San Diego StateSDSU||3-0||304||3|
Dropped from rankings: LSU 18, Oklahoma 25
Others receiving votes: Arizona State 135, Oklahoma 120, North Dakota State 58, West Virginia 51, Virginia Tech 38, Colorado 33, North Carolina 26, Iowa 25, UCLA 22, Auburn 18, LSU 17, Western Michigan 14, Wake Forest 9, Memphis 6, Maryland 2, Toledo 1
|24||San Diego StateSDSU||3-0||156||NR|
Dropped from rankings: LSU 17, Iowa 25
Others receiving votes: Iowa 127, Boise State 126, Arizona State 94, Oklahoma 77, West Virginia 46, LSU 30, Western Michigan 25, Memphis 23, Virginia Tech 20, UCLA 20, Auburn 18, Colorado 16, Minnesota 14, Navy 14, Wake Forest 9, Kansas State 6, Air Force 4, Toledo 4, Oregon 3, Maryland 2, South Florida 1, Appalachian State 1, Troy 1