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Ohio State is the new No. 1

Alabama's 35-21 loss to South Carolina on Saturday afternoon drops the Crimson Tide out of the top spot in the AP and USA Today polls. Alabama is No. 8 in both polls.

South Carolina is now No. 10 in the AP poll and No. 12 in the USA Today poll.

Ohio State, which had been No. 2 in both polls, beat Indiana 38-10 on Saturday and has the top spot in both polls 24 hours later.

Ohio State has a 26-point lead over No. 2 Oregon in the AP poll and 67-point lead over Oregon in the USA Today poll.

When you check the rankings below, you'll see that numerous teams are getting first-place votes in both polls.

Arizona's loss to Oregon State drops the Wildcats to No. 17 in the AP poll and No. 20 in the USA Today poll. Arizona had been No. 9 in the AP poll and No. 11 in the USA Today poll.

Florida's 33-29 loss to LSU in the Swamp drops the Gators to No. 22 in both polls. The Gators are 4-2 with back-to-back losses to Alabama and LSU.

Florida State's win over Miami (Fla.) has the Seminoles at No. 16 in the AP poll and No. 17 in the USA Today poll.

Finally, Michigan State's 34-17 win over Michigan in the Big House has the Spartans at No. 13 in the AP poll and No. 11 in the USA Today poll. Michigan dropped out of the AP poll and is hanging on with the No. 24 spot in the USA Today poll.

AP poll

1. Ohio State (34 first-place votes)
2. Oregon (15)
3. Boise State (8)
4. TCU (1)
5. Nebraska
6. Oklahoma (2)
7. Auburn
8. Alabama
9. LSU
10. South Carolina
11. Utah
12. Arkansas
13. Michigan State
14. Stanford
15. Iowa
16. Florida State
17. Arizona
18. Wisconsin
19. Nevada
20. Oklahoma State
21. Missouri
22. Florida
23. Air Force
24. Oregon State
25. West Virginia

USA Today poll

1. Ohio State (49)
2. Oregon (6)
3. Boise State (1)
4. Nebraska (2)
5. TCU (1)
6. Oklahoma
7. Auburn
8. Alabama
9. LSU
10. Utah
11. Michigan State
12. South Carolina
13. Arkansas
14. Iowa
15. Stanford
16. Wisconsin
17. Florida State
18. Oklahoma State
19. Missouri
20. Arizona
21. Nevada
22. Florida
23. Air Force
24. Michigan
25. West Virginia

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