College Football Rankings 2012: Alabama runaway No. 1; Kansas State No. 2

Marvin Gentry-US PRESSWIRE

The Alabama Crimson Tide top the latest SB Nation BlogPoll.

Following its blowout win over woebegone Colorado, Oregon still failed to claim the No. 2 spot in the latest SB Nation BlogPoll. That honor, which was up for grabs following previously unbeaten Florida's loss to Georgia, went to Kansas State. Alabama is a runaway No. 1 and unbeaten Notre Dame is No. 4

After the top four undefeated teams, one-loss SEC teams come in at the next three spots, with LSU at 5, Georgia at 6 and Florida at 7. Ohio State, Florida State and Clemson round out the Top 10.

The state of Colorado is unsurprisingly not represented, with the Buffaloes, Colorado State and Air Force all failing to receive votes. Boise State came in at No. 20, a three-spot jump.

Nebraska, Arizona and UCLA were all newcomers to the BlogPoll. Here's the entire poll for the week:

SB Nation BlogPoll Top 25 College Football Rankings

Results for Week 9

# School Points/blog SD Delta
1 Alabama Crimson Tide (60) 25.04 2.79 --
2 Kansas St. Wildcats (11) 23.75 2.55 Arrow_up 2
3 Oregon Ducks (2) 23.43 2.44 --
4 Notre Dame Fighting Irish (3) 22.86 2.45 Arrow_up 1
5 LSU Tigers 19.71 0.59 Arrow_up 1
6 Georgia Bulldogs 18.58 0.85 Arrow_up 9
7 Florida Gators 18.54 0.82 Arrow_down -5
8 Ohio St. Buckeyes (1) 18.09 4.93 Arrow_up 1
9 Florida St. Seminoles 17.79 1.45 Arrow_up 2
10 Clemson Tigers 14.53 3.09 Arrow_up 4
11 South Carolina Gamecocks 14.11 1.71 Arrow_up 6
12 Louisville Cardinals 13.83 3.67 Arrow_up 4
13 Oregon St. Beavers 12.67 3.45 Arrow_down -6
14 Oklahoma Sooners 12.63 3.44 Arrow_down -6
15 Stanford Cardinal 10.26 3.46 Arrow_up 4
16 Texas A&M Aggies 10.12 3.31 Arrow_up 5
17 Mississippi St. Bulldogs 8.24 3.72 Arrow_down -5
18 USC Trojans 7.29 3.32 Arrow_down -8
19 Texas Tech Red Raiders 6.79 3.83 Arrow_down -6
20 Boise St. Broncos 5.75 4.17 Arrow_up 3
21 Nebraska Cornhuskers 4.87 3.17 Arrow_up 8
22 Louisiana Tech Bulldogs 3.86 3.40 Arrow_up 2
23 West Virginia Mountaineers 2.37 2.58 Arrow_up 2
24 Arizona Wildcats 2.33 3.03 Arrow_up 15
25 UCLA Bruins 2.05 2.96 Arrow_up 15
Others Receiving Votes: Toledo Rockets | Oklahoma St. Cowboys | Kent St. Golden Flashes | Texas Longhorns | Northern Illinois Huskies | Rutgers Scarlet Knights | Northwestern Wildcats | Tulsa Golden Hurricane | Ohio Bobcats | Utah State Aggies | North Carolina Tar Heels | Iowa St. Cyclones |Central Florida Knights | Cincinnati Bearcats | Michigan Wolverines | ULM Warhawks | Arizona St. Sun Devils | Duke Blue Devils | Penn St. Nittany Lions | Ball St. Cardinals
Updated: Oct 30, 2012 8:35 AM EDT

Total Ballots: 76 | Votes by team | Ballots by voter

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