The top three teams ranked by the College Football Playoff Committee -- LSU, Ohio State and Clemson -- were also the top choices in the poll.
Clemson is back in the top four, while Alabama could miss the playoffs and the Big 12 has work to do.
LSU is expected to claim the No. 1 spot in the CFP rankings, while Alabama could fall out of the top four after losing to the Tigers.
Following the 46-41 over Alabama LSU tops both polls and is expected to claim to the No.1 spot in the new set of College Football Playoff ranking on Tuesday.
The defending national champions were ranked at No.5 by the College Football Playoff committee and have no room for error.
Iowa travels to Wisconsin on Saturday in one of only three top-25 matchups in Week 11 of the college football season.
The two SEC rivals collide in the most anticipated match of the college football regular season on Saturday.
Two of the seven remaining undefeated teams in the FBS collide as the No.5-ranked Nittany Lions travel to Minnesota to take on No.13 Golden Gophers.
The Buckeyes look to improve to 9-0 after claiming top spot in the first College Football Playoff ranking of the season.
Saturday's "Game of the Century" in Tuscaloosa will have huge implications for both the SEC title and the College Football Playoff race.
In the last 11 seasons, Alabama has lost just four times at home during the regular season and is unbeaten in Tuscaloosa since 2015.
Alabama is a six-point favorite ahead, but LSU is 6-0 against the spread since Ed Orgeron took over as full-time head coach.
Being ranked No. 5 by the College Football Playoff Selection Committee hasn't dampened the Tigers' odds at several sportsbooks.
The College Football Playoff committee has Ohio State at No. 1 in its initial 2019 standing, and LSU-Alabama is not a 1-2 matchup anymore in the ranking that means the most.
The College Football Playoff Committee will release its first rankings of the year on Tuesday, November 6.
LSU and Alabama will officially be going into their eagerly-awaited clash next Saturday as the top-two ranked teams in college football.
No. 7-ranked Oregon travels to Los Angeles to take on the Trojans as it looks for an eighth consecutive win to keep its postseason hopes alive.
The reigning national champions look to improve their record for the season to 9-0 and extend their winning run to 24 games when they host Wofford.
The No.6 ranked Gators take on the No.8 ranked Bulldogs on Saturday in a matchup with crucial implications for the College Football Playoff race.
No. 12 Baylor returns from its bye week as one of the only nine teams left undefeated in the FBS and will look to improve to 8-0.
The Tigers climbed to No. 1 for the first time this season after beating Auburn 23-20, while Oklahoma dropped five spots to No. 10.
The Fighting Irish travel to Michigan looking for a first in Ann Arbor in 14 years to keep their playoffs hopes alive.
The Crimson Tide could improve to 8-0 with a win over Arkansas, but that may not be enough to hold onto the No. 1 spot.
Clemson hopes to halt its slide down the rankings and improve to 8-0 against its ACC Atlantic rivals on Saturday.
The Tiger Bowl could shape the playoffs run in the SEC, as No.9-ranked Auburn hosts No. 2 LSU on Saturday.
A Big Ten matchup with potential huge playoffs implications pits the best defense in the nation against one of the most explosive offensive units in the country.
Ohio State jumped to No. 3 in the AP poll in Week 8, while Alabama and LSU retained the first two spots.
The No.1-ranked Crimson Tide looks to extend its record to 7-0 when it hosts the Volunteers on Saturday.