BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — Indiana football was placed at No. 12 in the first College Football Playoff rankings for this season.
Some of the ESPN analysts were surprised the Hoosiers were placed so far down on the list and teams like Georgia were ranked above them.
Indiana is 4-1 on the season and ranked No. 12 in the nation. The Hoosiers' only loss this season was to Ohio State, which came last Saturday in Columbus, 42-35.
Below is the full top 25 for the College Football Playoff rankings.
2. Notre Dame
4. Ohio State
5. Texas A&M
13. Iowa State
19. North Carolina
20. Coastal Carolina
23. Oklahoma State
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