Poll Released: Nov 30

Bob Asmussen

Newspaper: Champaign News-Gazette

Bob Asmussen is in his 25th year at The Champaign News-Gazette. He became the Illinois football beat writer in 1996. Asmussen has also covered men's and women's basketball, volleyball and wrestling. He has won numerous national and state awards for his writing. Married to a fellow reporter, Asmussen has a son and a daughter. They live in Champaign.

Rank Trend Team Conference Record Points Game scores Share
1 - LSU SEC 12-0 1528(40) vs Texas A&M W 50-7
2 - Ohio State Big Ten 12-0 1498(19) @ Michigan W 56-27
3 - Clemson ACC 12-0 1437(3) @ South Carolina W 38-3
4 - Georgia SEC 11-1 1356 @ Georgia Tech W 52-7
5 1 Oklahoma Big 12 11-1 1257 @ Oklahoma State W 34-16
6 1 Utah Pac-12 11-1 1275 vs Colorado W 45-15
7 1 Florida SEC 10-2 1135 vs Florida State W 40-17
8 3 Baylor Big 12 11-1 1074 @ Kansas W 61-6
9 4 Alabama SEC 10-2 995 @ Auburn L 48-45
10 - Penn State Big Ten 10-2 890 vs Rutgers W 27-6
11 1 Notre Dame Division I FBS Ind 10-2 734 @ Stanford W 45-24
12 1 Oregon Pac-12 10-2 799 vs Oregon State W 24-10
13 3 Wisconsin Big Ten 10-2 971 @ Minnesota W 38-17
14 5 Auburn SEC 9-3 957 vs Alabama W 48-45
15 6 Minnesota Big Ten 10-2 683 vs Wisconsin L 38-17
16 7 Michigan Big Ten 9-3 603 vs Ohio State L 56-27
17 1 Boise State Mountain West 11-1 463 @ Colorado State W 31-24
18 1 Iowa Big Ten 9-3 537 @ Nebraska W 27-24
19 1 Memphis The American 11-1 615 vs Cincinnati W 34-24
20 - Virginia ACC 9-3 231 vs Virginia Tech W 39-30
21 2 Appalachian State Sun Belt 11-1 288 @ Troy W 48-13
22 3 Cincinnati The American 10-2 237 @ Memphis L 34-24
23 1 Navy The American 9-2 216 @ Houston W 56-41
24 - Air Force Mountain West 10-2 65 vs Wyoming W 20-6
25 - Kansas State Big 12 8-4 36 vs Iowa State W 27-17
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