Gamecocks vault into top 10

NEW YORK  - Ohio State is the new No. 1 in The Associated Press college football poll.

The Buckeyes moved up one spot in the Top 25 after preseason No. 1 Alabama lost for the first time this season. The Crimson Tide fell 35-21 on Saturday at South Carolina.

Oregon is No. 2, followed by Boise State, TCU, Nebraska, Oklahoma and Auburn.

Ohio State received 34 first-place votes and Oregon (15), Boise State (eight), TCU (one) and Oklahoma (two) also got first-place votes from the media panel.

The Crimson Tide slipped to No. 8, LSU was No. 9 and South Carolina moved up nine spots to 10th after the program's first victory against a top-ranked team.

The last time Ohio State was No. 1 was the final regular season poll of 2007.

More

Mon, 01/23/2017 - 23:11

Wilson leads No. 5 South Carolina past No. 4 Bulldogs

COLUMBIA — South Carolina coach Dawn Staley was proud to take part in a showcase game with Mississippi State. She wouldn’t be surprised to see one just like it on a much bigger stage in a few months.

Read more
Mon, 01/23/2017 - 21:15

Busy schedule set for Woods’ return