FOX Sports College Football Top 30- Week 12

The top 30 teams in college football in the week 12 poll by Scout.com/FOX Sports...

#1 Alabama Crimson Tide
Record: (9-0)Pts.: 508Last Wk.: 1Trend: --
Quarterback A.J. McCarron and running back T.J. Yeldon accounted for five scores, as Alabama rolled past LSU 38-17.
Next Opponent: Mississippi State
#2 Florida State Seminoles
Record: (9-0)Pts.: 494Last Wk.: 3Trend: 1
Like FSU's offense needs help… the defense scored twice and the Seminoles also got a kick return for a touchdown.
Next Opponent: Syracuse
#3 Baylor Bears
Record: (8-0)Pts.: 466Last Wk.: 5Trend: 2
The Bears dominate the Sooners, 41-12. Bryce Petty accounts for five touchdowns and the Baylor defense slams Oklahoma.
Next Opponent: Texas Tech
#4 Ohio State Buckeyes
Record: (9-0)Pts.: 462Last Wk.: 4Trend: --
The Buckeyes were off and face Illinois next weekend.
Next Opponent: Illinois
#5 Stanford Cardinal
Record: (8-1)Pts.: 446Last Wk.: 6Trend: 1
The Cardinal dominated Oregon for three quarters, held on down the stretch and moved back atop the division standings.
Next Opponent: USC
#6 Oregon Ducks
Record: (8-1)Pts.: 414Last Wk.: 2Trend: 4
Oregon saw their national title hopes get dashed by the Cardinal for the second year in a row and their Pac-12 hopes also took a hit.
Next Opponent: Utah
#7 Auburn Tigers
Record: (9-1)Pts.: 400Last Wk.: 8Trend: 1
It was ground and pound for the Tigers, as Auburn amassed 444 rushing yards in their 55-23 win over Tennessee.
Next Opponent: Georgia
#8 Clemson Tigers
Record: (8-1)Pts.: 390Last Wk.: 7Trend: 1
The Tigers did not play. They host Georgia Tech on Thursday night.
Next Opponent: Clemson
#9 Missouri Tigers
Record: (9-1)Pts.: 376Last Wk.: 9Trend: --
Quarterback Maty Mauck threw for five scores, four to wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham. Mizzou pounded Kentucky 48-17.
Next Opponent: Bye
#10 Texas A&M Aggies
Record: (8-2)Pts.: 340Last Wk.: 11Trend: 1
For the fifth time this season A&M scored at least 50 points. The Aggies beat Mississippi State 51-41.
Next Opponent: Bye
#11 Oklahoma State Cowboys
Record: (8-1)Pts.: 333Last Wk.: 13Trend: 2
The Cowboys beat the Jayhawks 42-6. Quarterback Clint Chelf threw for three scores.
Next Opponent: Texas
#12 South Carolina Gamecocks
Record: (7-2)Pts.: 317Last Wk.: 15Trend: 3
The Gamecocks did not play. They host Florida on Saturday.
Next Opponent: Florida
#13 Michigan State Spartans
Record: (7-1)Pts.: 271Last Wk.: 17Trend: 4
Sparty had a bye week. Michigan State travels to Nebraska on Saturday.
Next Opponent: Nebraska
#14 UCLA Bruins
Record: (7-2)Pts.: 264Last Wk.: 18Trend: 4
The Bruins held on to beat Arizona in Tucson and now face a tough two-game gauntlet at home.
Next Opponent: Washington
#15 Fresno State Bulldogs
Record: (9-0)Pts.: 259Last Wk.: 16Trend: 1
The Bulldogs had no problem with Wyoming and stayed in contention for a BCS bowl game.
Next Opponent: Bye
#16 UCF Knights
Record: (7-1)Pts.: 236Last Wk.: 19Trend: 3
The Knights special season continues with a 19-14 win over a good Houston team. It was their defense and running game that was the difference for UCF.
Next Opponent: Temple
#17 LSU Tigers
Record: (7-3)Pts.: 232Last Wk.: 10Trend: 7
A redzone fumble by their fullback and a botched shotgun snap were two huge early turnovers for the Tigers.
Next Opponent: Bye
#18 Wisconsin Badgers
Record: (7-2)Pts.: 227Last Wk.: 21Trend: 3
The Badgers upended BYU 27-17 behind another big game from Wisconsin running back James White.
Next Opponent: Indiana
#19 Northern Illinois Huskies
Record: (9-0)Pts.: 204Last Wk.: 22Trend: 3
Northern Illinois had a bye week. They take on 9-1 Ball State on Wednesday.
Next Opponent: Ball State
#20 Louisville Cardinals
Record: (8-1)Pts.: 223Last Wk.: 20Trend: --
Teddy Bridgewater threw a TD pass in his 21st consecutive game, leading Louisville past UConn 31-10.
Next Opponent: Houston
#21 Arizona State Sun Devils
Record: (7-2)Pts.: 174Last Wk.: 23Trend: 2
The Sun Devils had to rally late on the road in Salt Lake City but beat Utah to stay at top of Pac-12 South.
Next Opponent: Oregon State
#22 Oklahoma Sooners
Record: (7-2)Pts.: 153Last Wk.: 12Trend: 10
The Sooners only mustered 237 total yards and 12 points against the Bears on Thursday night.
Next Opponent: Iowa State
#23 Miami (FL) Hurricanes
Record: (7-2)Pts.: 121Last Wk.: 14Trend: 9
Special teams turnovers hurt the 'Canes early and Hokies running back Trey Edmunds scored four touchdowns in Virginia Tech's 42-24 win over Miami.
Next Opponent: Duke
#24 Texas Longhorns
Record: (7-2)Pts.: 113Last Wk.: 26Trend: 2
The Longhorns are now 6-0 and it sole possession of first place in the Big 12 after an overtime win against West Virginia.
Next Opponent: Oklahoma State
#25t Georgia Bulldogs
Record: (6-3)Pts.: 92Last Wk.: 28Trend: 3
Aaron Murray threw for two scores and is now the all-time SEC career leader for touchdown passes. The Dawgs beat Appalachian State 45-6.
Next Opponent: Auburn
#25t Minnesota Golden Gophers
Record: (8-2)Pts.: 92Last Wk.: NRTrend: NEW
The red hot Gophers won their fourth straight, beating Penn State 24-10.
Next Opponent: Bye
#27 Mississippi Rebels
Record: (6-3)Pts.: 71Last Wk.: 30Trend: 3
Bo Wallace threw for 407 yards and three touchdowns in their 34-24 win over Arkansas.
Next Opponent: Troy
#28 Nebraska Cornhuskers
Record: (7-2)Pts.: 68Last Wk.: NRTrend: NEW
The Cornhuskers got a huge road win, beating Michigan 17-13.
Next Opponent: Michigan State
#29 USC Trojans
Record: (7-3)Pts.: 39Last Wk.: NRTrend: NEW
The Trojans are 4-0 in Pac-12 play under Ed Orgeron but Stanford will be a true test.
Next Opponent: Stanford
#30 Ball State Cardinals
Record: (9-1)Pts.: 24Last Wk.: NRTrend: NEW
The Cardinals cruised to another MAC win and are unblemished in conference play.
Next Opponent: Northern Illinois

OTHERS RECEIVING VOTES
Duke 23, Houston 19, Virginia Tech 17, Notre Dame 14, BYU 6, Texas Tech 6, Washington 3, Arizona 2, Georgia Tech 2, Boise State 1, Buffalo 1, Cincinnati 1, Louisiana-Lafayette

VOTERS
The FOX Sports Top 30 College Football Poll is voted on by 17 publishers, writers and analysts from the Scout.com and FOX Sports platform.  Voters include: Ben Love (@BenLoveTSD), Bob Przybylo (@BPrzybylo), Brandon Huffman (@BrandonHuffman), Brian Dohn (@BrianDohnScout), Casey Cosgrove (@caseycosgrove), Chris Fetters (@Chris_Fetters), Dean Legge (@Dawg_Post), Jamie Newberg (@JamieNewberg), Jarret Johnson (@JohnsonJarret), Jody Demling (@jdemling), Joel Cox (@CoxBytes), Josh Harvey (@JoshHarveyFOX), Mark Murphy (@ITATJason), Mark Rea (@MReaBSB), Mike McAllister (@McAllisterOnFox), Scott Kennedy (@ScoutKennedy) and Tim O'Malley (@timomalleyND‎).

VOTES
The votes were tallied with 30 points for No. 1, 29 for No. 2, 28 for No. 3, etc.

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