Ohio State slip-up spurs shakeup in Amway Coaches Poll

RAW: Kirby Smart on upset to Vandy

Ohio State fell out of the top five of the Amway Coaches Poll for the first time this season after getting upset by Penn State 24-21 Saturday night.

The Buckeyes fell six spots, allowing the Washington Huskies to crack the Top 4 for the first time this season.

Michigan, who steamrolled Illinois 41-8, jumped past No. 3 Clemson to take the No. 2 spot, its highest ranking of the season.

The Alabama Crimson Tide, who routed Texas A&M easily Saturday, remains No. 1.

Auburn was the biggest rise of the week, moving up seven spots after defeating Arkansas 56-3.  Houston had the biggest fall, dropping 13 spots after losing to Southern Methodist.

Here is this week's Amway Coaches Poll:

PHOTOS | Amway Coaches Poll week 9

1. Alabama (Last Week: 1)

2. Michigan (Last Week: 4)

3. Clemson (Last Week: 3)

4. Washington (Last Week: 5)

5. Louisville (Last Week: 7)

T6: Nebraska (Last Week: 9)

T6: Baylor (Last Week: 8)

8. Ohio State (Last Week: 2)

9. West Virginia (Last Week: 13)

10. Texas A&M (Last Week: 6)

11. Wisconsin (Last Week: 10)

12. Florida (Last Week: 12)

13. Boise State (Last Week: 14)

14. Florida State (Last Week: 15)

15. Oklahoma (Last Week: 16)

16. Utah (Last Week: 18)

17. Auburn (Last Week: 24)

18. Tennessee (Last Week: 19)

19. LSU (Last Week: 23)

20. North Carolina (Last Week: 21)

21. Western Michigan (Last Week: 20)

22. Navy (Last Week: 25)

23. Colorado (Last Week: NR)

24. Houston (Last Week: 11)

25. Virginia Tech (Last Week: NR)

PHOTOS | Georgia Bulldogs


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