TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - The Mississippi State Bulldogs moved up two spots in the latest AP Top 25 Poll, released Sunday. MSU is now ranked No. 21 in the nation, up from No. 23 a week ago.
The Bulldogs are also ranked No. 19 in the latest Coaches' Poll.
LSU survived a scare from Auburn on Saturday, and slipped from No. 2 down to No. 3 in Sunday's AP Poll. The LSU Tigers remain the only team other than Alabama to receive any first place votes.
The Crimson Tide received 59 of the 60 first place votes in the poll, putting them solidly in the No. 1 spot. The Tide host Ole Miss on Saturday at 8:15 p.m.
Oregon moved up to No. 2 - replacing LSU in that spot - while Florida State's win over then-No. 10 Clemson keeps the Seminoles at No. 4. Clemson fell to No. 17.
Oklahoma's home loss to Kansas State dropped the Sooners from No. 5 all the way to No. 16. Georgia replaces Oklahoma at No. 5.
Two other teams from the Southeastern Conference - South Carolina (No. 6) and Florida (No. 11) - are ranked in the Top 25.
Three teams from the SEC East (Georgia, South Carolina, Florida) and three teams from the SEC West (Alabama, LSU, Mississippi State) are in the Top 25. Texas A&M (SEC West, No. 35) and Tennessee (SEC East, No. 38) received votes in the poll, but did not crack the Top 25.
COMPLETE AP TOP 25 RANKINGS
Others receiving votes: Northwestern 89, UCLA 79, Michigan 44, Ohio 40, Virginia Tech 26, Arizona 17, Iowa State 16, Wisconsin 13, Oklahoma State 12, Texas A&M 11, Texas Tech 10, Cincinnati 10, Tennessee 10, Arizona State 8, Louisiana Tech 7, Purdue 5, Miami (FL) 1.