Football

FB Home | Last Poll | Team Index | Seasons

  
 

September 17, 1979 AP Football Poll

Rank Team (FPV) Conf Rec Pts Last Week
1 < 1 USC (49) Pac-10 2-0 1227 W 42-5 A Oregon State
2 < 2 Alabama (12) SEC 1-0 1153  
3 < 3 Oklahoma Big 8 1-0 1017 W 21-6 H Iowa
4 < 4 Texas (1) Southwest 0-0 976 DNP
5 < 9 Notre Dame Ind 1-0 953  
6 < 7 Penn State Ind 1-0 947  
7 < 8 Nebraska Big 8 1-0 815  
8 < 10 Michigan State Big Ten 2-0 781  
9 < 11 Missouri Big 8 2-0 613  
10 < 13 Houston Southwest 2-0 578  
11 < 6 Michigan Big Ten 1-1 527  
12 < 14 Washington Pac-10 2-0 514  
13 < 16 Pittsburgh Ind 1-0 406  
14 < 18 Florida State Ind 2-0 386  
15 < 17 Arkansas Southwest 1-0 384  
16 < 15 Ohio State Big Ten 2-0 364  
17 < 5 Purdue Big Ten 1-1 293 L 31-21 A UCLA
18 < 20 SMU Southwest 2-0 204  
19 < 19 NC State ACC 2-0 198  
20 < NR UCLA Pac-10 1-1 162 W 31-21 H #5 Purdue
NR < 12 Georgia SEC 0  
CONFERENCE BREAKDOWN
Conference Teams Avg Rank Total Points
Ind 4 9.5 2692
Southwest 4 11.8 2142
Big Ten 4 13.0 1965
Big 8 3 6.3 2445
Pac-10 3 11.0 1903
SEC 1 2.0 1153
ACC 1 19.0 198

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)
  • Clicking on the team name will display the week-by-week ranking for that team.
  • Polls from 1936-60 had 20 teams, 1961-67 had 10 teams, 1968-88 had 20 teams, and 1989-present had 25 teams.

Home | Football | Men's BB | Women's BB | Flashback | Credits | Contact

Copyright © 2019 College Poll Archive. All rights reserved.
College Poll Archive is not affiliated with the companies, administrators, or members of
the football or basketball AP Top 25 Polls, Amway Coaches Polls, or selection committees
Formerly known as AP Poll Archive (2007-2010)