Week 6 College Football Rankings, AP Poll: Fresno State Moves Up to No. 23

Marco Garcia-USA TODAY Sports

After defeating Hawaii -- and with a little help from some losses above them -- Fresno State moves up two spots to no. 23.

Fresno State's 42-37 victory over Hawaii, plus losses by Wisconsin and Notre Dame respectively, helped the Bulldogs move up two spots in the latest Associated Press top 25. The Bulldogs, now no. 23, are 4-0 overall and 2-0 in the Mountain West Conference. Fresno garnered 187 total votes, putting them just five behind Arizona State at no. 22, and miles ahead of no. 24 Ole Miss (132). No other MWC team received votes in the rankings, which are included in full below:

Rank Team Record Votes Previous
1 Alabama (55) 4-0 1,495 1
2 Oregon (5) 4-0 1,422 2
3 Clemson 4-0 1,354 3
4 Ohio State 5-0 1,305 4
5 Stanford 4-0 1,280 5
6 Georgia 3-1 1,171 9
7 Louisville 4-0 1,090 7
8 Florida State 4-0 1,069 8
9 Texas A&M 4-1 1,012 10
10 LSU 4-1 979 6
11 Oklahoma 4-0 878 14
12 UCLA 3-0 834 13
13 South Carolina 3-1 812 12
14 Miami (FL)
4-0 753 15
15 Washington 4-0 665 16
16 Northwestern 4-0 550 17
17 Baylor 3-0 536 19
18 Florida 3-1 481 20
19 Michigan 4-0 471 18
20 Texas Tech 4-0 264 24
21 Oklahoma State 3-1 230 11
22 Arizona State
3-1 192 NR
23 Fresno State
4-0 187 25
24 Mississippi
3-1 132 21
25 Maryland 4-0 119 NR

Others Receiving Votes: Northern Illinois 104, Virginia Tech 49, Wisconsin 46, Nebraska 20, Missouri 14, Notre Dame 12, UCF 6, Michigan State 5, Rutgers 2

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