Andrew Fielding-US PRESSWIRE
The Wildcats bounced back with a win over Colorado on Saturday, and that got the attention of some AP voters.
The Oregon Ducks are the new No. 1 in the poll. The Ducks took over the top spot after Alabama fell to Texas A&M on Saturday. Oregon blew out Cal with a big second half, winning 59-17.
Five Pac-12 teams made their way into the Top 25. Stanford moved to No. 14 after beating Oregon State, while the Beavers fell to No. 15 with the loss.
UCLA and USC face off in a game that will decide the Pac-12 South title this week, and both teams are ranked this week. The Bruins are at No. 17, while USC is No. 22.
Kansas State remained ahead of Notre Dame and moved into No. 2. The Irish are at No. 3, with Alabama and Georgia rounding out the top five. Texas A&M made the biggest leap, going from No. 15 to No. 9 with the win in Tuscaloosa.
Full AP Top 25 rankings:
|2||Kansas State (14)||10-0||1,451||3|
|3||Notre Dame (1)||10-0||1,382||4|