Clemson jumps up in latest Coaches Poll


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Clemson jumps up in latest Coaches Poll

Clemson (10-1, 7-1 ACC) jumps up two spots to the #3 ranking in the latest Amway Coaches Poll on Sunday afternoon.

The Tigers defeated the Demon Deacons 35-13 on Saturday night to clinch the ACC Atlantic Division crown for the second year in a row and five out of the last eight years.

Clemson also earned their program's sixth consecutive 10-win season.

USC was the biggest risers in the poll jumping up seven spots to the #12 ranking while Utah had the biggest fall dropping nine spots to the 20th ranking.

The Latest Coaches Poll

1 Alabama 11-0 1575 63 1 0 1/1

2 Ohio State 10-1 1482 0 2 0 2/8

3 Clemson 10-1 1420 0 5 2 2/5

4 Michigan 10-1 1404 0 4 0 2/8

5 Washington 10-1 1297 0 7 2 4/18

6 Wisconsin 9-2 1279 0 6 0 6/NR

7 Oklahoma 9-2 1215 0 8 1 3/NR

8 Penn State 9-2 1077 0 10 2 10/NR

9 Colorado 9-2 1052 0 12 3 12/NR

10 Oklahoma State 9-2 947 0 13 3 13/NR

11 Louisville 9-2 864 0 3 -8 3/23

12 Southern California 8-3 774 0 19 7 17/NR

13 Florida 8-2 744 0 18 5 9/25

14 Florida State 8-3 735 0 15 1 2/21

15 Nebraska 9-2 719 0 17 2 6/NR

16 Auburn 8-3 663 0 16 0 8/NR

17 West Virginia 8-2 489 0 9 -8 9/NR

18 Western Michigan 11-0 448 0 21 3 18/NR

19 Boise State 10-1 414 0 23 4 13/NR

20 Utah 8-3 374 0 11 -9 11/NR

21 Houston 9-2 349 0 26 5 5/NR

22 Texas A&M 8-3 315 0 22 0 6/NR

23 Washington State 8-3 132 0 20 -3 20/NR

24 Tennessee 8-3 129 0 31 7 9/NR

25 North Carolina 8-3 118 0 24 -1 13/NR

Schools Dropped Out

No. 14 LSU, No. 25 San Diego State.

Others Receiving Votes

Virginia Tech 101; Stanford 96; LSU 90; Navy 82; South Florida 46; Minnesota 11; Arkansas 10; Pittsburgh 8; San Diego State 7; Wyoming 6; Tulsa 1; Iowa 1; Miami (Fla.) 1.

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