Clemson moves up in latest AP Poll

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Clemson defense was tough against Georgia Tech's option attack

Clemson (5-0, 2-0) jumped up one spot to a #5 ranking with 1,260 points in the latest AP Poll on Sunday after the Tigers' defeated Georgia Tech 43-24 on Saturday afternoon.

The Tigers received a first-place vote in the poll as they were one of five teams that received a nod as the best team in the nation.

ACC rival Florida State was ranked #11 this week in the AP Poll and Duke made the rankings at #25.

Ohio State has the most weeks ranked #1 in the Poll in all-time history with 102 weeks.

Clemson will play Boston College on Saturday on 7 pm on ESPN2/ESPNU.

Latest AP Poll

1 Ohio State
2 Baylor
4 Utah
5 Clemson
7 Michigan State
8 Florida
9 Texas A&M
10 Alabama
11 Florida State
12 Michigan
13 Mississippi
14 Notre Dame
15 Stanford
16 Oklahoma State
17 Iowa
19 Oklahoma
20 Northwestern
21 Boise State
22 Toledo
23 California
24 Houston
25 Duke

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