The AP Top 25


Tuesday, August 26th 2003, 12:00 am
By: News On 6


The Top 25 teams in The Associated Press preseason college football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, 2002 records, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote, and final ranking:

;Record;Pts;Pvs

1. Oklahoma (32);12-2;1,573;5

2. Ohio St. (27);14-0;1,532;1

3. Miami (2);12-1;1,484;2

4. Michigan (2);10-3;1,329;9

5. Texas;11-2;1,322;6

6. Auburn (1);9-4;1,300;14

7. Kansas St. (1);11-2;1,221;7

8. Southern Cal;11-2;1,126;4

9. Virginia Tech;10-4;1,046;18

10. Pittsburgh;9-4;952;19

11. Georgia;13-1;928;3

12. Tennessee;8-5;766;_

13. Florida St.;9-5;737;21

14. LSU;8-5;736;_

15. Maryland;11-3;705;13

16. N.C. State;11-3;678;12

17. Washington;7-6;643;_

18. Virginia;9-5;557;22

19. Purdue;7-6;468;_

20. Notre Dame;10-3;439;17

21. Wisconsin;8-6;350;_

22. Arizona St.;8-6;248;_

23. Colorado St.;10-4;205;_

24. Oklahoma St.;8-5;156;_

25. TCU;10-2;95;23

Others receiving votes: Florida 79, Nebraska 68, Oregon St. 68, Penn St. 56, Texas A&M 40, Alabama 33, Colorado 27, Arkansas 26, Missouri 22, Fresno St. 21, Mississippi 20, Minnesota 18, Boise St. 10, Oregon 10, Air Force 8, Iowa 8, Miami (Ohio) 5, Southern Miss. 3, Boston College 2, Hawaii 2, Washington St. 2, West Virginia 1.