Official Rant Sports College Football Top 25 – Week 4

Matthew Emmons-US PRESSWIRE

Every week we bring you the Official Rant Sports College Football Top 25 based on the expert opinion of our experienced writers.

Week 4 had a good bit of movement throughout the entire Top 25 except for the No. 1 spot in which the Alabama Crimson Tide was a unanimous pick.

Here is the full Official Rant Sports College Football Top 25 for Week 4 of 2012:

 

TEAM RECORD AVERAGE POSITION LAST WEEK MOVEMENT
1. ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE 4-0 1 1 N/A
2. OREGON DUCKS 4-0 2.857 3 +1
3. FLORIDA STATE SEMINOLES 4-0 3 4 +1
4. LSU TIGERS 4-0 3.714 2 -2
5. GEORGIA BULLDOGS 4-0 4.714 5 N/A
6. SOUTH CAROLINA GAMECOCKS 4-0 6.714 8 +2
7. WEST VIRGINIA MOUNTAINEERS 4-0 8 7 N/A
8. KANSAS STATE WILDCATS 4-0 9 15 +7
9. STANFORD CARDINAL 3-0 10.5 13 +4
10. NOTRE DAME FIGHTING IRISH 4-0 11.286 14 +4
11. TEXAS LONGHORNS 3-0 11.333 11 N/A
12. FLORIDA GATORS 4-0 11.469 16 +4
13. USC TROJANS 3-1 12 12 -1
14. OHIO STATE BUCKEYES 4-0 12.429 10 -4
15. CLEMSON TIGERS 3-1 13.857 9 -6
16. OKLAHOMA SOONERS 2-1 14.8 6 -10
17. TCU HORNED FROGS 4-0 15.857 18 +1
18. LOUISVILLE CARDINALS 4-0 18.714 19 +1
19. MISSISSIPPI STATE BULLDOGS 4-0 19.429 23 +4
20. OREGON STATE BEAVERS 2-0 20.2 NR N/A
21. MICHIGAN STATE SPARTANS 3-1 20.286 20 -1
22. NEBRASKA CORNHUSKERS 3-1 21 24 +2
23. NORTHWESTERN WILDCATS 4-0 22.2 NR N/A
24. BOISE STATE BRONCOS 2-1 22.4 25 +1
25. OKLAHOMA STATE COWBOYS 2-1 23.5 NR N/A
         
OTHERS RECEIVING VOTES:
UCLA BRUINS
MICHIGAN WOLVERINES
ARIZONA WILDCATS
RUTGERS SCARLET KNIGHTS
VIRGINIA TECH HOKIES
TENNESSEE VOLUNTEERS
ARIZONA STATE SUN DEVILS
MISSOUR TIGERS
FIRST TIME ENTRANT:
OREGON STATE BEAVERS
NORTHWESTERN WILDCATS
OKLAHOMA STATE COWBOYS
DROPPED OUT:
UCLA BRUINS
MICHIGAN WOLVERINES
ARIZONA WILDCATS

 

Inside Week 4:

The biggest mover of the week was the Kansas State Wildcats who moved from 15th in Week 3 to 8th this week.

The biggest loser of the week was the Oklahoma Sooners who dropped like a rock with the loss to KState from 6th in Week 3 to 16th this week.

The Stanford Cardinal, Notre Dame Fighting Irish, Florida Gators and the Mississippi State Bulldogs all moved up four spots this week.

The UCLA Bruins, Michigan Wolverines and the Arizona Wildcats all fell out of the Top 25 this week.

Be sure to visit Rant Sports each and every Sunday morning as we will bring you the first look into the College Football Top 25.

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M. Shannon Smallwood has over 10 years experience in sports broadcasting, journalism and college athletics and currently covers ACC Football for Rant Sports.

Follow him @woodysmalls

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