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December 4, 1972 AP Football Poll

Rank Team (FPV) Conf Rec Pts Last Week
1 < 1 USC (50) Pac-8 11-0 1000 W 45-23 H #10 Notre Dame
2 < 3 Oklahoma Big 8 10-1 878 W 38-15 H #20 Oklahoma State
3 < 4 Ohio State Big Ten 9-1 666  
4 < 2 Alabama SEC 10-1 606  
5 < 5 Penn State Ind 10-1 554  
6 < 9 Auburn SEC 9-1 536  
7 < 6 Texas Southwest 9-1 484  
8 < 7 Michigan Big Ten 10-1 467  
9 < 8 Nebraska Big 8 8-2-1 385 DNP
10 < 11 LSU SEC 9-1-1 273  
11 < 12 Tennessee SEC 9-2 259  
12 < 10 Notre Dame Ind 8-2 227  
13 < 13 Colorado Big 8 8-3 174  
14 < 15 UCLA Pac-8 8-3 79  
15 < 16 Arizona State WAC 9-2 68  
16 < 14 North Carolina ACC 9-1 60  
17 < 17 Louisville MVC 9-1 22 DNP
18 < 18 West Virginia Ind 8-3 18  
19 < 19 Washington State Pac-8 7-4 10 DNP
20 < NR Purdue Big Ten 6-5 3  
NR < 20 Oklahoma State Big 8 7-4 0 L 38-15 A Oklahoma
CONFERENCE BREAKDOWN
Conference Teams Avg Rank Total Points
SEC 4 7.8 1674
Big 8 3 8.0 1437
Big Ten 3 10.3 1136
Pac-8 3 11.3 1089
Ind 3 11.7 799
Southwest 1 7.0 484
WAC 1 15.0 68
ACC 1 16.0 60
MVC 1 17.0 22

Notes

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