Robby Donoho

About Robby Donoho

Robby comes to the south upon his graduation from Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana. He grew up playing basketball in the 'Heartland of Hoops' and dreaming of becoming a sports broadcaster. He lives out his dream today here in Mississippi at WCBI. You can follow Robby on Twitter @RobbyDonoho or contact him via e-mail at robbydonoho@wcbi.com.

Mississippi State Moves Up in Week 5 Polls, Alabama Leads the Pack

NEW YORK (WCBI/AP) – Oregon has moved past LSU to No. 2 in The Associated Press Top 25 behind Alabama after the Ducks rolled to a victory and the Tigers struggled to remain unbeaten.

(Rogelio V. Solis/AP)
Mississippi State’s Tyler Russell attempting a pass in the Bulldogs’ 30-10 win over South Alabama on Saturday. MSU has risen in both the AP and Coaches’ Polls this week.

Oregon routed Arizona 49-0 on Saturday night in Eugene. No. 3 LSU hung on to win at Auburn 12-10.

Florida State remained No. 4 after its 49-37 victory against Clemson, and Georgia held steady at No. 5. No. 6 South Carolina gives the Southeastern Conference four of the top six teams in the nation.

Alabama got 59 of 60 first-place votes from the media panel, with LSU receiving the other.

Kansas State moved up eight spots to No. 7 after beating Oklahoma 24-19, the Wildcats’ best ranking since September 2006.

The Sooners dropped from sixth to 16th.

AP Top 25
RK TEAM RECORD PTS PVS
1 ALABAMA (59) 4-0 1499 1
2 Oregon 4-0 1414 3
3 LSU (1) 4-0 1346 2
4 Florida State 4-0 1340 4
5 Georgia 4-0 1245 5
6 South Carolina 4-0 1147 7
7 Kansas State 4-0 1067 15
8 Stanford 3-0 1055 9
9 West Virginia 3-0 1045 8
10 Notre Dame 4-0 1003 11
11 Florida 4-0 864 14
12 Texas 3-0 856 12
13 USC 3-1 801 13
14 Ohio State 4-0 633 16
15 TCU 3-0 616 17
16 Oklahoma 2-1 611 6
17 Clemson 3-1 588 10
18 Oregon State 2-0 451 NR
19 Louisville 4-0 414 20
20 Michigan State 3-1 348 21
21 MISSISSIPPI ST 4-0 246 23
22 Nebraska 3-1 179 25
23 Rutgers 4-0 128 NR
24 Boise State 2-1 114 24
25 Baylor 3-0 92 NR
  • Dropped from rankings: Michigan 18, UCLA 19, Arizona 22
  • Others receiving votes: Northwestern 89, UCLA 79, Michigan 44, Ohio 40, Virginia Tech 26, Arizona 17, Iowa State 16, Wisconsin 13, Oklahoma State 12, Texas A&M 11, Texas Tech 10, Cincinnati 10, Tennessee 10, Arizona State 8, Louisiana Tech 7, Purdue 5, Miami (FL) 1
USA Today Coaches’ Poll
RK TEAM RECORD PTS PVS
1 ALABAMA (57) 4-0 1473 1
2 Oregon 4-0 1371 3
3 LSU (1) 4-0 1361 2
4 Florida State (1) 4-0 1306 4
5 Georgia 4-0 1224 6
6 South Carolina 4-0 1149 8
7 West Virginia 3-0 1137 7
8 Kansas State 4-0 1000 13
9 Stanford 3-0 949 11
10 Texas 3-0 924 10
11 Notre Dame 4-0 836 15
12 Florida 4-0 817 14
13 USC 3-1 813 12
14 TCU 3-0 705 16
15 Oklahoma 2-1 699 5
16 Clemson 3-1 560 9
17 Louisville 4-0 493 18
18 Michigan State 3-1 404 20
19 MISSISSIPPI ST 4-0 349 23
20 Nebraska 3-1 327 22
21 Oregon State 2-0 220 NR
22 Oklahoma State 2-1 154 25
23 Wisconsin 3-1 102 24
24 Baylor 3-0 101 NR
T25 Rutgers & Virginia Tech 4-0, 3-1 98 NR
  • Dropped from rankings: Michigan 17, UCLA 19, Arizona 21,
  • Others receiving votes: Northwestern 96, Boise State 69, Michigan 57, Iowa State 45, Cincinnati 42, UCLA 33, Texas A&M 31, Louisiana Tech 28, Arizona State 22, Texas Tech 17, Arizona 16, Ohio 13, Minnesota 11, Tennessee 6, Western Kentucky 5, Purdue 4, Louisiana-Monroe 4, Miami (FL) 2, San Jose State 2, Washington 2