Latest College Football Playoff Poll, Bama still outside top-4
(AP) -- Oregon jumps undefeated Florida State and moves into second in the College Football Playoff rankings while TCU takes over the fourth spot.
Mississippi State remains No. 1. The Seminoles (9-0) slips to No. 3. Oregon (9-1) moved up after winning at Utah.
Alabama is No. 5 and Arizona State is sixth.
Baylor moves to seventh, but is still behind Big 12 rival TCU, which lost to the Bears in Waco, Texas, by a field goal last month.
Ohio State (8-1) is up to eighth after its big victory at Michigan State. The Buckeyes are the highest ranked team from the Big Ten.
The 12-person selection committee will chose the four playoff teams on Dec. 7.