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Notre Dame Moves Up To No. 11 In Latest AP Poll

Notre Dame moved up two spots in the latest AP Poll after its 31-16 victory over USC

Notre Dame moved up two spots to No. 11 in the Associated Press College Football Poll, which was released Sunday afternoon.

The Irish (6-1) defeated USC for the fourth straight time on Saturday, getting a 31-16 win at Notre Dame Stadium on Saturday. Notre Dame was ranked No. 13 last week. The Irish had a bye week before it played USC.

Notre Dame plays North Carolina on Oct. 30 at 7:30 EST at Notre Dame Stadium. The Tar Heels (4-3) didn’t play this week.

Oklahoma State (6-1), which was ranked No. 8 last week, dropped to No. 15 after a 24-21 loss to Iowa State. Penn State (5-2), which was ranked No. 7, tumbled to No. 20 after a 20-18 nine overtime loss to Illinois (3-5).

Virginia (6-2), which Notre Dame plays at home on Nov. 13, received nine votes. The Cavaliers beat Georgia Tech (3-4) 48-40 on Saturday.

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