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October 1, 1985 AP Football Poll

Rank Team (FPV) Conf Rec Pts Last Week
1 < 3 Iowa (35) Big Ten 3-0 1111 W 57-3 A Iowa State
2 < 2 Oklahoma (13) Big 8 1-0 1046 W 13-7 A Minnesota
3 < 6 SMU (6) Southwest 2-0 1001  
4 < 4 Florida State (1) Ind 4-0 928  
5 < 5 Ohio State Big Ten 3-0 921  
6 < 7 Oklahoma State (1) Big 8 3-0 850 W 45-10 H Miami (OH)
7 < 12 Michigan (3) Big Ten 3-0 842  
8 < 8 LSU SEC 2-0 670  
9 < 9 Penn State Ind 4-0 640  
10 < 10 Arkansas Southwest 3-0 616  
11 < 11 Florida SEC 2-0-1 561  
12 < 15 Alabama SEC 4-0 532  
13 < 16 Nebraska Big 8 2-1 526  
14 < 1 Auburn SEC 2-1 482 L 38-20 A Tennessee
15 < 14 BYU WAC 3-1 463  
16 < NR Tennessee SEC 1-0-1 393  
17 < 19 Air Force WAC 4-0 282  
18 < NR Georgia SEC 3-1 116  
19 < NR Baylor Southwest 3-1 94  
20 < NR Texas Southwest 2-0 84  
NR < 17 Maryland ACC 0  
NR < 13 UCLA Pac-10 0  
NR < 18 USC Pac-10 0  
NR < 20 Virginia ACC 0  

Conference Breakdown

Conference Teams Avg Rank Total Points
SEC 6 13.2 2754
Southwest 4 13.0 1795
Big Ten 3 4.3 2874
Big 8 3 7.0 2422
Ind 2 6.5 1568
WAC 2 16.0 745

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)
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  • Polls from 1936-60 had 20 teams, 1961-67 had 10 teams, 1968-88 had 20 teams, and 1989-present had 25 teams.