Baylor climbed four places to sixth after romping at Oklahoma, 48-14. Arizona State is up four spots to seventh after a 55-31 victory against Notre Dame. Ohio State moved five spots to No. 8 after beating Michigan State 49-37.
Auburn fell 41-38 to Texas A&M, dropping the Tigers from third to ninth. Michigan State fell from No. 7 to No. 12, Kansas State dropped from No. 9 to No. 13 after losing 41-20 to TCU, and LSU fell from No. 14 to No. 20 after losing 20-13 in overtime to Alabama.
Oklahoma is out of the rankings this week for the first time since the final poll of the 2009 season, snapping a streak of 76 poll appearances. Another Big 12 team, West Virginia, dropped out.
Alabama (110) and Oregon (89) have the longest current streaks of consecutive poll appearances.