TURF TOP 17 Coll FB Poll

During the college football season, Artificial Turf will present their TOP 17 every Sunday night.  This poll will have no bearing on the BCS standings but should. The Turf crew and other selected pollsters will vote for their top 17 every week.

Artificial Turf's Top 17 College Football Poll will still be released every Sunday night during the season. It will be available by 8 p.m. right here.


2014 Poll: (The next poll will be released November 2nd)

1Mississippi State (7-0)
    Last Game: W 45-31 @ Kentucky
    
Next Game: November 1 vs Arkansas
     

2.  Florida State (7-0)
      Last Game: W 31-27 vs Notre Dame
      Next Game: October 30 @ Louisville

3.  Alabama (7-1)
      Last Game: W 34-20 @ Tennessee
      Next Game: November 8 @ LSU

4.  Auburn (6-1)
      Last Game: W 42-35 vs South Carolina
      Next Game: November 1 @ Ole Miss

5   Oregon (7-1)
     Last Game: W 59-41 @ Cal
     Next Game: November 1 vs Stanford
     

6.  Michigan State (7-1)
      Last Game: W 35-11 vs Michigan
      Next Game: Nivember 8 vs Ohio State

7.  Georgia (6-1)
      Last Game: W 45-32 @ Arkansas
      Next Game: November 1 vs Florida in Jacksonville
 

8.  Notre Dame (6-1)
      Last Game: L 31-27 @ Florida State
      Next Game: November 1 @ Navy at FedEx Field

9. Ole Miss (6-1)
     Last Game: L 10-7 @ LSU
     Next Game: November 1 vs Auburn

10. TCU (6-1)
       Last Game: W 82-27 vs Texas Tech
       Next Game: November 1 @ WVU
     

11. Kansas State (6-1)
       Last Game: W 23-0 vs t.u 
       Next Game: November 1 vs Oklahoma State

12.  Arizona State (6-1)
        Last Game: W 24-10 @ Washington 
       Next Game: November 1 vs Utah
 

13.  Ohio State (6-1)
        Last Game: W 31-24 @ Penn State
        Next Game: November 1 vs Illinois

14.  Baylor (6-1)
        Last Game: L 41-27 @ WVU
        Next Game: November 1 vs Kansas

15.  Nebraska (5-1)
        Last Game: W 42-24 vs Rutgers
       Next Game: November 1 vs Purdue


16.  Arizona (6-1)
        Last Game: W 59-37 @ Wash. St
        Next Game: November 1 @ UCLA

17.  Utah (6-1)
        Last Game: W 24-21 vs USC
        Next Game: November 1 @ Arizona State


Others receiving votes in decending order: Oklahoma, East Carolina, LSU, Colorado State

Note: Pollster Mark Knudson's personal stand: "Due to schools from the Southeastern Conference allowing the practice of “oversigning” during recruiting (which other conferences do not allow) SEC teams are ineligible for this ballot. "

 

The Turf Pollsters: Bill Rogan, Andy Cornell, Casey Bloyer, Mark Knudson, Marty Lenz, Vince McGurgan, Bob Behler, Tony Jarboe, Kent Calhoun,  Barry Steckel, Troy Coverdale, Milan Jordan, Jason Pagliaro, Connor Shreve, Jerome Shell, Tiffany Morgan, Jeremy Wendell, Jim O'Connor, Brett Davis,  Ed Henderson, Terry Frei, Bob Busser, John Mulhern, Kevin Jerome, Debra Jerome and Chris O'Neil.
 

 

2013 FINAL TURF TOP 17 POLL
1) Florida State (14-0)
2) Michigan State (13-1)
3) Auburn (12-2)
4) Oklahoma (11-2)
5)South Carolina (11-2)
6) Missouri (12-2)
7) Alabama (11-2)
8) Clemson (11-2)
9) Central Florida (12-1)
10) Oregon (11-2)
11) Stanford (11-3)
12) Baylor (11-2)
13) Ohio State (12-2)
14) LSU (10-3)
15) Oklahoma State (10-3)
16) UCLA (10-3)
17) Louisville (12-1)
Others receiving votes in decending order: Texas A&M, Southern Cal, Arizona State, Wisconsin, Notre Dame, Duke.

2012 FINAL TURF TOP 17 POLL
1) Alabama (13-1)
2) Oregon (12-1)
3) Notre Dame (12-1)
4) Stanford (12-2)
5) Ohio State (12-0)
6) Texas A&M (11-2)
7) Georgia (12-2)
8) Florida State (12-2)
9) South Carolina (11-2)
10) Clemson (11-2)
11) Louisville (11-2)
12) Florida (11-2)
13) Kansas State (11-2)
14) Louisiana State (10-3)
15) Northwestern (10-3)
16) Boise State (11-2)
17) Oklahoma (10-3)
Others receiving votes in decending order: Utah State, San Jose State, Northern Illinois, Tulsa, Oregon State, Cincinnati, Texas, Arkansas State, Oregon State, Kent State.


2011 FINAL TURF TOP 17 POLL
1) Alabama (12-1)
2) Louisiana State (13-1)
3) Oklahoma State (12-1)
4) Oregon (12-2)
5) Stanford (11-2)
6) Arkansas (11-2)
7) Boise State (12-1)
8) South Carolina (11-2)
9) Wisconsin (11-3)
10) Southern Cal (10-2)
11) Michigan State (11-3)
12) Baylor (10-3)
13) TCU (11-2)
14) Michigan (11-2)
15) Houston (13-1)
16) West Virginia (10-3)
17) Oklahoma (10-3)
Others receiving votes: Kansas State, Virginia Tech, Georgia, Southern Mississippi.

 

2010 FINAL TURF TOP 17 POLL
1) Auburn (14-0)
2) TCU (13-0)
3) Oregon (12-1)
4) Stanford (12-1)
5) Ohio State (12-1)
6) Oklahoma (12-2)
7) Wisconsin (11-2)
8) Boise State (12-1)
9) Louisiana State (11-2)
10) Alabama (10-3)
11) Nevada (13-1)
12) Oklahoma State (11-2)
13) Arkansas (10-3)
14) Virginia Tech (11-3)
15) Michigan State (11-2)
16) Mississippi State (9-4)
17) Florida State (10-4)
Others receiving votes: Nebraska, Missouri, Central Florida, Texas A&M, Tulsa.


2009 FINAL TURF TOP 17 POLL
1. Alabama (14-0)
2. Boise State (14-0)
3. Texas (13-1)
4. Florida (13-1)
5. Ohio State (11-2)
6. TCU (12-1)
7. Iowa (11-2)
8. Penn State (11-2)
9. Cincinnati (12-1)
10. Virginia Tech (10-3)
11. Oregon (10-2)
12. Brigham Young (11-2)
13. Georgia Tech (11-3)
14. Nebraska (10-4)
15. Pittsburgh (10-3)
16. Wisconsin (10-3)
17. Louisiana State (9-4)

Others Receiving Votes: Utah, Miami-Fla, Mississippi, Southern Cal, Central Michigan, Navy.



2008 FINAL TURF TOP 17 POLL
1. Florida (13-1)

2. Utah (13-0)
3. Southern Cal (12-1)
4. Texas  (12-1)
5. Oklahoma (12-2)
6. Alabama (12-2)
7. Penn State (11-2)
8. TCU (11-2)
9. Ohio State (10-3)
10. Oregon (10-3)
11. Boise State (11-1)
12. Georgia (10-3)
13. Mississippi (9-4)
14. Texas Tech (11-2)
15. Virginia Tech (10-4)
16. Oklahoma State (9-4)
17. Oregon State (9-4)

Others Receiving Votes in decending order: Missouri, Cincinnati, Michigan State, Iowa, Brigham Young, Florida State, Georgia Tech, Nebraska.

2007  FINAL TURF TOP 17 POLL
1. Louisiana State (12-2)
2. Southern Cal (11-2)    
3. Georgia (11-2)            

4. West Virginia (11-2)             
5. Missouri (12-2)      
     
6. Kansas (12-1)       

7. Ohio State (11-2)           
8. Oklahoma (11-3)
9. Virginia Tech (11-3)
10. Texas (10-3)
11. Boston College (11-3)
12. Auburn (9-4)
13. Tennessee (10-4)
14. Michigan (9-4)

15. Florida (9-4)                 
16. Arizona State (10-3)                                   
17. Cincinnati (10-3)


Also receiving votes:  Illinois (9-4), Hawaii (12-1), Brigham Young (11-2), Oregon State (9-4), Oregon (9-4), Texas Tech (9-4), Fresno State (9-4).



2006 FINAL TURF TOP 17 POLL
1.
  Florida  (13-1)   
2.  Ohio State (12-1)         
3.  Louisiana State  (11-2)
4.
  Southern Cal (11-2)              
5.  Boise State (13-0)
6.  Wisconsin (12-1)
7.
  Louisville (12-1)     
8.  Auburn (11-2)
9.
  Michigan (11-2)
10. West Virginia (11-2)
11.
 Oklahoma (11-3)
12.
 Rutgers  (11-2)
13. Texas  (10-3)   
14. California (10-3)
15. Wake Forest  (11-3)
16. Brigham Young (11-2)
17. Arkansas (10-4)  
      
Teams also recieving votes: Virginia Tech (10-3), Notre Dame (10-3), Georgia (9-4),  Boston College (10-3), Texas Christian (11-2), Oregon State (10-4).
 

2005 FINAL TURF TOP 17 POLL
1) Texas (13-0)
2) Southern Cal (12-1)
3) Penn State (11-1)
4) Ohio State (10-2)

5) Louisiana State (11-2)
6) West Virginia (11-2)
7) Alabama (10-2)
8) Virginia Tech (11-2)
9) Georgia (11-3)
10) Notre Dame (9-3)
11) Florida (9-3)
12) Texas Christian (11-1)
13)  Wisconsin (10-3)
14) Oregon (10-2)
15) Auburn (9-3)
16) UCLA (10-2)
17) Boston College (9-3)