Alabama Ranked Number One in Preseason AP College Football Poll

Alabama is No. 1 in The Associated Press Top 25 preseason college football poll for fourth time in the past six seasons. The Crimson Tide are the defending national champions. Alabama received 47 of 63 first-place votes from sports writers and broadcasters who vote in the poll presented by Regions Bank. Oklahoma is No. 2 with six first-place votes, just ahead of No. 3 Clemson. Ohio State and Georgia round out the top five. The Big Ten, SEC and Pac-12 conferences each have five teams in the Top 25. The ACC and Big 12 each have three.

1 Alabama (47) 1,548 13-0
2 Oklahoma (6) 1,462 9-2
3 Clemson (6) 1,447 10-2
4 Ohio State (1) 1,393 7-1
5 Georgia (3) 1,364 8-2
6 Texas A&M 1,223 9-1
7 Iowa State 1,160 9-3
8 Cincinnati 1,014 9-1
9 Notre Dame 1,009 10-2
10 North Carolina 999 8-4
11 Oregon 968 4-3
12 Wisconsin 743 4-3
13 Florida 728 8-4
14 Miami 663 8-3
15 USC 660 5-1
16 LSU 631 5-5
17 Indiana 549 6-2
18 Iowa 513 6-2
19 Penn State 456 4-5
20 Washington 449 3-1
21 Texas 350 7-3
22 Coastal Carolina 232 11-1
23 Louisiana 208 10-1
24 Utah 176 3-2
25 Arizona State 125 2-2

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