Florida State No. 1 for seventh straight week in USA Today/NFCA Division I Coaches Poll

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Florida State No. 1 for seventh straight week in USA Today/NFCA Division I Coaches Poll

 

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Florida State extended its undefeated streak to 26 games and kept its hold on the No. 1 ranking in the USA Today/NFCA Division I Top 25 Coaches Poll.

 

The Seminoles (35-1-1) earned 20 first-place votes and 781 points to finish 15 points ahead of undefeated Oregon, who picked up eight first-place votes and 766 points. FSU brought its winning streak to 21 games with a three-game home ACC sweep of Pittsburgh. The Seminole defeated the Panthers, 14-3, 12-4 and 5-0 to win their 38th consecutive league series

 

 

The 2017 USA Today/NFCA Division I Top 25 Poll is voted on by 32 NCAA Division I head coaches, one representing each conference.  Records reflect games played through April 2.

 

 

Full release attached

 

 

2017 USA Today/NFCA Division I Top 25 Coaches Poll
Week 8 – April 4, 2017

 

Rank Team Totals 2017 Record Last Poll  
  1 Florida State (20) 781 35-1-1 1
  2 Oregon (8) 766 33-0 3
  3 Florida (1) 732 33-2 2
  4 Arizona (3) 725 37-1 4
  5 Auburn 663 31-5 5
  6 Texas A&M 644 31-3 7
  7 Minnesota 595 30-3 6
  8 LSU 529 31-7 10
  9 UCLA 498 26-9 13
  10 Washington 496 27-8 8
  11 Oklahoma 480 31-7 12
  12 Alabama 451 32-6 9
  13 Baylor 414 32-6 14
  14 James Madison 410 30-5 11
  15 Utah 357 24-7 15
  16 Louisiana 309 26-5 17
  17 Tennessee 290 31-5 19
  18 Michigan 265 26-7-1 20
  19 Georgia 222 27-10 18
  20 Kentucky 218 24-8 16
  21 Ole Miss 114 24-11 24
  22 BYU 97 23-10 25
  23 Arizona State 65 23-12 21
  24 Missouri 59 20-14 RV
  t25 Arkansas 50 22-12 23
  t25 Ohio State 50 22-7 RV

 

Dropped Out: No. 22 Wisconsin (23-6).

 

New to Poll: No. 24 Missouri, t-No. 25 Ohio State

 

Receiving Votes: Wisconsin (33), California (24), North Carolina (20), Marshall (11), South Carolina (8), Florida International (8), Illinois (4), Oklahoma State (4), Cal Poly (3), Tulsa (3), Florida Atlantic (1), Nebraska (1).

 

The USA Today/NFCA Division I Coaches Poll is voted on by 32 NCAA Division I head coaches, one representing each conference.  Records reflect games played through April 2.

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