COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — After recovering in the second half to defeat Rutgers 35-16 on Saturday, the Ohio State Buckeyes have maintained their ranking in the the Associated Press and coaches polls for another week.
The AP poll remains nearly unchanged, with Ole Miss beating out Oklahoma for the No. 10 spot. After losing to Clemson on Saturday, Notre Dame has fallen 10 spots to No. 22. Ohio State has ranked No. 3 in the AP poll since Week 7.
The undefeated Buckeyes have ranked third in the US LBM Coaches Poll since Sept. 24, while No. 1 Georgia and No. 2 Michigan have kept their spots since the first coaches poll in August.
2023 marks the final season the top-four ranked teams will qualify for the playoff before the CFP’s expansion to 12 teams next season. Behind the Buckeyes in the playoffs poll is Georgia at No. 2, Michigan at No. 3 and Florida State at No. 4.
Next Saturday, Ohio State will play Michigan State at the Ohio Stadium. You can watch it on NBC4 at 7:30 p.m.
AP Poll (Nov. 5, 2023)
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Coaches Poll (Nov. 5, 2023)
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