Ohio State slips, Penn State in, Houston out

The Associated Press - October 24, 2016 9:55 am

Ohio State dropped four spots to No. 6 in The Associated Press college football poll after its first loss of the season, and Penn State moved into the rankings for the first time since 2011 after upsetting the Buckeyes.

Alabama is No. 1 again, receiving all but one of the 61 first-place votes from the media panel on Sunday. Michigan moved up to No. 2, Clemson is No. 3 and Washington No. 4.

Oklahoma remains at No. 16 in the poll after its win Saturday night in a high-scoring contest at Texas Tech. Arkansas dropped out of the rankings after its 56-3 throttling by Auburn.

Louisville moved up to No. 5 ahead of the Buckeyes, who blew a 14-point fourth-quarter lead and lost 24-21 against Penn State on Saturday night. The Nittany Lions entered the rankings at No. 24._

 

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