Coaches Poll Top 25: Final College Football Rankings

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Championship Weekend of the 2018 college football season is in the books, so it is time to take a look at the new Amway Coaches Poll. The Coaches Poll, which is not part of the College Football Playoff selection committee’s formula to determine the four teams that will compete for the College Football Playoff National Championship, is voted on by 65 FBS head coaches.

Did your favorite team make the top 25 rankings entering bowl season?

The final Amway Coaches Poll rankings of the regular season can be seen below.

  1. Alabama (62)
  2. Clemson (2)
  3. Notre Dame
  4. Oklahoma
  5. Ohio State
  6. Georgia
  7. UCF
  8. Michigan
  9. Washington
  10. Florida
  11. LSU
  12. Penn State
  13. Washington State
  14. Texas
  15. Kentucky
  16. West Virginia
  17. Syracuse
  18. Mississippi State
  19. Utah
  20. Texas A&M
  21. Fresno State
  22. Northwestern
  23. Utah State
  24. Boise State
  25. Army

Other receiving votes: Iowa State (8-4) 87; North Carolina State (9-3) 63; Cincinnati(10-2) 62; Missouri (8-4) 61; Appalachian State (10-2) 32; Iowa (8-4) 19; Stanford (8-4) 9; Oregon (8-4) 5; UAB (10-3) 4; Buffalo (10-3) 1; Georgia Southern (9-3)


2018 Coaches Poll Panel

  • Blake Anderson, Arkansas State
  • Major Applewhite, Houston
  • Dino Babers, Syracuse
  • Mike Bloomgren, Rice
  • John Bonamego, Central Michigan
  • Terry Bowden, Akron
  • Jeff Brohm, Purdue
  • Neal Brown, Troy
  • Troy Calhoun, Air Force
  • Rod Carey, Northern Illinois
  • Bill Clark, Alabama-Birmingham
  • Dave Clawson, Wake Forest
  • Geoff Collins, Temple
  • David Cutcliffe, Duke
  • Mark Dantonio, Michigan State
  • Bob Davie, New Mexico
  • Butch Davis, Florida International
  • Dana Dimel, Texas-El Paso
  • DJ Durkin, Maryland
  • Herm Edwards, Arizona State
  • Luke Fickell, Cincinnati
  • Jimbo Fisher, Texas A&M
  • P.J. Fleck, Minnesota
  • James Franklin, Penn State
  • Willie Fritz, Tulane
  • Scott Frost, Nebraska
  • Justin Fuente, Virginia Tech
  • Turner Gill, Liberty
  • Mike Gundy, Oklahoma State
  • Bryan Harsin, Boise State
  • Clay Helton, Southern California
  • Tom Herman, Texas
  • Dana Holgorsen, West Virginia
  • Mike Jinks, Bowling Green
  • Kliff Kingsbury, Texas Tech
  • Brad Lambert, Charlotte
  • Mike Leach, Washington State
  • Lance Leipold, Buffalo
  • Tim Lester, Western Michigan
  • Seth Littrell, North Texas
  • Rocky Long, San Diego State
  • Chad Lunsford, Georgia Southern
  • Mike MacIntyre, Colorado
  • Gus Malzahn, Auburn
  • Doug Martin, New Mexico State
  • Urban Meyer, Ohio State
  • Jeff Monken, Army
  • Dan Mullen, Florida
  • Pat Narduzzi, Pittsburgh
  • Ken Niumatalolo, Navy
  • Jay Norvell, Nevada
  • Barry Odom, Missouri
  • Ed Orgeron, LSU
  • Gary Patterson, TCU
  • Chris Petersen, Washington
  • Bobby Petrino, Louisville
  • Nick Saban, Alabama
  • Scott Satterfield, Appalachian State
  • Kirby Smart, Georgia
  • Rick Stockstill, Middle Tennessee
  • Charlie Strong, South Florida
  • Dabo Swinney, Clemson
  • Jeff Tedford, Fresno State
  • Kyle Whittingham, Utah
  • Everett Withers, Texas State