clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Oklahoma State In The Rankings - Cowboys Moving Up

3-0 is a good feeling as the Cowboys climb the rankings.

Rob Ferguson-USA TODAY Sports

After a fantastic 69-14 win over UTSA this weekend, Oklahoma State is getting the nod to be among the next teams to move on up in the polls.

Amway released its coaches poll this morning, putting OSU at No. 22, three spots up from where they were last week. Receiving 242 votes, the Cowboys only have eight more votes than Missouri has right now, which could come accross as surprising considering the poorly played game between the Tigers and UConn this weekend.

The Cowboys did have some help, however, as a lot of teams in the top 25 didn't play to what many thought they were capable of. Auburn is still ranked, somehow, and USC dropped 11 spots from last week all the way down to No. 18. In the Big 12, Baylor moved up to No. 4 despite not playing anyone this week, TCU moved up to No. 2, Oklahoma moved up three to No. 14 and West Virginia had enough votes to finish 26.

This post will be updated when the Associated Press releases its polls soon.

As promised, here's the chart with the AP poll. Oklahoma State only jumps one spot in this poll. However, Stanford jumped 20 and Ole Miss found its way into the top four because SEC, that's why.

AP Coaches Massey
1 Ohio State (42) Ohio State (61) Ohio State
2 Michigan State (7) TCU Alabama
3 TCU (tie) Michigan State (3) Georgia
4 Ole Miss (tie) (11) Baylor Ole Miss
5 Baylor Ole Miss Michigan State
6 Notre Dame Georgia TCU
7 Georgia Florida State Baylor
8 LSU Notre Dame Florida State
10 Florida State Clemson LSU
11 Clemson UCLA Notre Dame
12 Alabama Alabama Georgia Tech
13 Oregon Oregon Clemson
14 Texas A&M Oklahoma Oklahoma
15 Oklahoma Texas A&M Texas A&M
16 Arizona Arizona Oregon
17 Northwestern Utah USC
18 Utah USC Stanford
19 USC Northwestern Arizona
20 Georgia Tech Georgia Tech Utah
21 Stanford Wisconsin Wisconsin
22 Wisconsin Oklahoma State Northwestern
23 BYU Missouri Kansas State
24 Oklahoma State Stanford BYU
25 Missouri Auburn West Virginia