Football

FB Home | Last Poll | Team Index | Seasons

  
 

October 23, 1961 AP Football Poll

Rank Team (FPV) Conf Rec Pts Last Week
1 < 1 Michigan State (29) Big Ten 4-0 444 W 17-7 H #6 Notre Dame
2 < 2 Mississippi (11) SEC 5-0 404  
3 < 3 Texas (3) Southwest 5-0 372  
4 < 5 Alabama (4) SEC 5-0 331  
5 < 4 Iowa (1) Big Ten 4-0 327  
6 < 7 Ohio State Big Ten 3-0-1 235  
7 < 10 LSU SEC 4-1 128  
8 < 6 Notre Dame Ind 3-1 118  
9 < 8 Georgia Tech SEC 4-1 108  
10 < 9 Colorado Big 8 4-0 97  
NR < 10 Arkansas Southwest 0  
NR < NR Army Ind 0  
NR < NR Auburn SEC 0  
NR < NR Clemson ACC 0  
NR < NR Kansas Big 8 0  
NR < NR Maryland ACC 0  
NR < NR Michigan Big Ten 0  
NR < NR Minnesota Big Ten 0  
NR < NR Missouri Big 8 0  
NR < NR Navy Ind 0  
NR < NR Rice Southwest 0  
NR < NR Rutgers MID3 0  
NR < NR USC AAWU 0  
NR < NR Utah MSAC 0  
NR < NR Utah State MSAC 0  

OTHERS RECEIVING VOTES
Missouri, Navy, Minnesota, Maryland, Rice, Michigan, Utah State, USC, Rutgers, Utah, Auburn, Army, Kansas, Clemson

CONFERENCE BREAKDOWN
Conference Teams Avg Rank Total Points
SEC 4 5.5 971
Big Ten 3 4.0 1006
Southwest 1 3.0 372
Ind 1 8.0 118
Big 8 1 10.0 97

Notes

  • * = Received first place votes (non-AP rankings); Hold the mouse cursor over these rankings to see the first place votes (where available) in a tooltip (for browsers that support tooltips)
  • Clicking on the team name will display the week-by-week ranking for that team.
  • Polls from 1936-60 had 20 teams, 1961-67 had 10 teams, 1968-88 had 20 teams, and 1989-present had 25 teams.

Home | Football | Men's BB | Women's BB | Flashback | Credits | Contact

Copyright © 2018 College Poll Archive. All rights reserved.
College Poll Archive is not affiliated with the companies, administrators, or members of
the football or basketball AP Top 25 Polls, Amway Coaches Polls, or selection committees
Formerly known as AP Poll Archive (2007-2010)