Alabama remains No. 1 in AP Top 25; Auburn receives votes

Alabama head coach Nick Saban reacts on the sideline during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game against Texas A&M Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013 in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

(AP) -- Nebraska has dropped out of The Associated Press college football poll after its latest humbling loss, and the top of the rankings was unchanged after No. 1 Alabama passed its first big test of the season.

The Cornhuskers, No. 23 last week, are unranked the day after UCLA won in Lincoln, Neb., 41-21. The Bruins scored the final 38 points. Since Nebraska's record streak of 348 consecutive poll appearances ended in September 2002, there have been only two seasons (2010, '11) in which the Huskers have been ranked every week, starting in the preseason.

The Tide received all but one of 60 first-place votes from the media panel after beating Texas A&M 49-42. The Aggies are 10th. The rest of the top five is Oregon, Clemson, Ohio State and Stanford.

AP Top 25 Week 4 RankTeamPV Rank 1Alabama (59)12Oregon (1)23Clemson34Ohio State45Stanford56LSU87Louisville78Florida State109Georgia910Texas A&M611Oklahoma State1212South Carolina1313UCLA1614Oklahoma1415Michigan1116Miami (FL)1517Washington1918Northwestern1719Florida1820Baylor2221Mississippi2522Notre Dame2123Arizona StateNR24Wisconsin2025Texas TechNR

Others receiving votes: Michigan St. 59, Fresno St. 27, UCF 25, N. Illinois 24, Georgia Tech 17, Nebraska 15, Arizona 11, Auburn 9, Boise St. 4, TCU 3, Virginia Tech 3, Arkansas 2, Navy 1

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