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Clemson and Kansas State tumbled in The Associated Press college football poll after losing for the first time this season, and the top five teams in the rankings held their ground heading into the showdown between No. 1 LSU and No. 2 Alabama.
Clemson slipped five spots after losing 31-17 at Georgia Tech and Kansas State fell seven spots to No. 17 after getting thumped 58-17 by Oklahoma.
LSU received 47 first-place votes from the media panel, Alabama had 10 and No. 5 Boise State had one.
No. 3 Oklahoma State and No. 4 Stanford held on to their spots after victories, while the Broncos were idle.
Georgia Tech's upset pushed the Yellow Jackets back into the rankings at No. 22 and Auburn jumped back in at No. 25.
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Kansas State has moved on from the days when Jacob Pullen was running the show.
The Wildcats won 29 games two years ago and reached the NCAA tournament again last season, but that was with the most prolific scorer in school history in the backcourt.
Pullen has graduated now, leaving the team in the hands of Rodney McGruder, Jamar Samuels and a team that is deep on talent and short...
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So much for looking ahead to Oklahoma. No. 12 Kansas St. remained undefeated with a 59-21 win over Kansas, setting up a possible undefeated showdown with No. 3 OU next week.
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