Top 25 coaches poll: Ole Miss falls to No. 9 with loss

On a weekend where nearly all of the favorites won, Mississippi was the big faller in the Top 25 coaches poll, tumbling from No. 3 to No. 9 after losing to No. 23 LSU 10-7 in Death Valley.

Not surprisingly, the Tigers made the biggest leap forward by beating the Rebels, rising six spots to No. 17 with their victory.

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Top 25 coaches’ poll (through Oct. 25 games) | AP Poll

(first-place votes in parentheses)

1. Mississippi State 7-0 (41), 1,528  Last week: 1

2. Florida State 7-0 (21), 1,508  Last week: 2

3. Alabama 7-1, 1,351  Last week: 4

4. Auburn 6-1, 1,276  Last week: 6

5. Michigan State 7-1, 1,269  Last week: 5

6. Oregon 7-1, 1,217  Last week: 7

7. Notre Dame 6-1, 1,170  Last week: 8

8. Georgia 6-1, 1,069  Last week: 9

9. Mississippi 7-1, 1,067  Last week: 3

10. TCU 6-1, 1,057  Last week: 10

11. Kansas State 6-1, 979  Last week: 11

12. Baylor 6-1, 848  Last week: 13

13. Ohio State 6-1, 817  Last week: 12

14. Arizona State 6-1, 712  Last week: 14

15. Arizona 6-1, 652  Last week: 15

16. Nebraska 7-1, 623  Last week: 16

17. LSU 7-2, 455  Last week: 23

18. Utah 6-1, 454  Last week: 19

19. East Carolina 6-1, 448  Last week: 17

20. Oklahoma 5-2, 444  Last week: 18

21. Clemson 6-2, 304  Last week: 20

22. West Virginia 5-2, 290  Last week: 25

23. Marshall 8-0, 217  Last week: 22

24. Duke 6-1, 134  Last week: NR

25. UCLA 6-2, 107  Last week: NR

Also Receiving Votes

Wisconsin 44; Colorado State 35; Missouri 22; Minnesota 14; Georgia Tech 13; Stanford 10; Southern California 8; Boise State 4; Louisville 3; Texas A&M 1.

Schools Dropped Out

No. 21 USC, No. 24 Minnesota