Ohio State Moves Up To No. 10 In USA TODAY Sports AFCA Coaches Poll After Win Over Akron

Clemson and Texas A&M fell out of the top 10 following losses on Saturday.
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Following its 59-7 win over Akron on Saturday night, Ohio State moved up two spots to No. 10 in the USA TODAY Sports AFCA Coaches Poll released on Sunday afternoon.

The Buckeyes benefitted from both Clemson and Texas A&M losing on Saturday, as the Tigers and Aggies fell to N.C. State and Arkansas, respectively. 

Ohio State is one of five Big Ten teams in this week’s top 25, joining No. 5 Iowa, No. 6 Penn State, No. 14 Michigan and No. 16 Michigan State.

The full USA TODAY Sports AFCA Coaches Poll is as follows, with first-place votes in parenthesis:

  1. Alabama (64)
  2. Georgia (1)
  3. Oregon
  4. Oklahoma
  5. Iowa
  6. Penn State
  7. Notre Dame
  8. Cincinnati
  9. Florida
  10. Ohio State
  11. Arkansas
  12. Ole Miss
  13. Texas A&M
  14. Michigan
  15. BYU
  16. Michigan State
  17. Coastal Carolina
  18. Oklahoma State
  19. Clemson
  20. UCLA
  21. Fresno State
  22. Auburn
  23. Kentucky
  24. Baylor
  25. Wake Forest


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