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College Football Playoff rankings: Alabama is No. 1, FSU moves up and Gators move out



Alabama remains atop the second set of the College Football Playoff selection committee's weekly rankings, which were unveiled Tuesday night.

Clemson is second, followed by Michigan and Washington - all undefeated teams from Power Five conferences.

Ohio State is the first one out, followed by Louisville and Wisconsin.

The top four teams will compete in the semifinals, with the winners advancing to the Jan. 9 national title game at Raymond James Stadium.

Florida State rose four spots, to No. 18. The Gators fell from No. 11 to out of the rankings after its 31-10 loss at Arkansas.

LSU, interestingly, dropped 11 spots to No. 24 after its 10-0 loss to the Crimson Tide.

The full list:

1. Alabama
2. Clemson
3. Michigan
4. Washington
5. Ohio State
6. Louisville
7. Wisconsin
8. Texas A&M
9. Auburn
10. Penn State
11. Oklahoma
12. Colorado
13. Oklahoma State
14. Virginia Tech
15. Utah
16. West Virginia
17. North Carolina
18. Florida State
19. Nebraska
20. USC
21. Western Michigan
22. Boise State
23. Washington State
24. LSU
25. Arkansas


[Last modified: Tuesday, November 8, 2016 7:20pm]


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