top 25 results

AP top 25 teams in Saturday's games:

1. CLEMSON (10-0)

Result: W, 37-27 at Syracuse

DeShaun Watson amassed 461 total yards and three touchdowns as the Tigers beat the Orange. The victory gave the Tigers (7-0 ACC, No. 1 CFP) at least 10 victories for the fifth straight season and their first 10-0 start since they won their only national championship in 1981. Watson completed 34 of 47 passes for 360 yards, two TDs with one interception. He ran for 101 yards and a score.

•Up next: Saturday vs. Wake Forest

2. OHIO STATE (10-0)

Result: W, 28-3 at Illinois

Game featured on C15.

•Up next: Saturday vs. No. 14 Michigan State

3. ALABAMA (9-1)

Result: W/L, 31-6 at No. 20 Miss. State

Derrick Henry ran for 204 yards and two TDs and the Crimson Tide (6-1 SEC, No. 2 CFP) used a season-high nine sacks to beat the Bulldogs (7-3, 3-3).

•Up next: Saturday vs. Charleston Southern

4. BAYLOR (8-0)

Result: vs. No. 12 Oklahoma, late

•Up next: Saturday at No. 5 Oklahoma State


Result: W, 35-31 at Iowa State

Game featured on this page.

•Up next: Saturday vs. No. 4 Baylor

6. NOTRE DAME (9-1)

Result: W, 28-7 vs. Wake Forest

Josh Adams scored on a 98-yard run, the longest scoring play from scrimmage in Notre Dame history, and defensive end Andrew Trumbetti scored on a 28-yard interception as the Fighting Irish (No. 4 CFP) beat the Demon Deacons (3-7). Adams ran for 141 yards with leading rusher C.J. Prosise (concussion) sidelined.

•Up next: Saturday vs. Boston College

7. STANFORD (8-2)

Result: L, 38-36 vs. Oregon

Game featured on this page.

•Up next: Saturday vs. California

8. IOWA (10-0)

Result: W, 40-35 vs. Minnesota

Game featured on C1.

•Up next: Saturday vs. Purdue

9. LSU (7-2)

Result: L, 31-14 vs. Arkansas

Game featured on this page.

•Up next: Saturday at Ole Miss

10. UTAH (8-1)

Result: at Arizona, late

•Up next: Saturday vs. No. 18 UCLA

11. FLORIDA (9-1)

Result: W, 24-14 at South Carolina

Jordan Cronkrite had a 3-yard TD run and a 41-yard scoring pass from Treon Harris as the Gators (7-1 SEC) beat the Gamecocks (3-7, 1-7).

•Up next: Saturday vs. Florida Atlantic

12. OKLAHOMA (8-1)

Result: at No. 4 Baylor, late

•Up next: Saturday vs. No. 13 TCU

13. TCU (9-1)

Result: W, 23-17 vs. Kansas

Trevone Boykin left because of an apparent right ankle injury and the Horned Frogs (6-1 Big 12, No. 15 CFP) did just enough without their Heisman Trophy candidate to hold off the Jayhawks (0-10, 0-7 Big 12). Boykin was injured on the game's first series and didn't return after getting sacked on TCU's last offensive play of the first quarter.

•Up next: Saturday at No. 12 Oklahoma


Result: W, 24-7 vs. Maryland

Game featured on C15.

•Up next: Saturday at No. 2 Ohio State

15. MICHIGAN (8-2)

Result: W, 48-41 (2OT) at Indiana

Game featured on C15.

•Up next: Saturday at Penn State

16. HOUSTON (10-0)

Result: W, 35-34 vs. No. 25 Memphis

Quarterback Kyle Postma scored on a 7-yard run with 1:43 left, completing a comeback from a 20-point fourth-quarter deficit as the Cougars (6-0 American) beat the Tigers (8-2, 4-2).

•Up next: Saturday at Connecticut


Result: W, 59-21 vs. Miami (Fla.)

Marquise Williams accounted for four TDs as the Tar Heels (6-0 ACC) routed the Hurricanes (6-4, 3-3).

•Up next: Saturday at Virginia Tech

18. UCLA (7-2)

Result: vs. Washington State, late

•Up next: Saturday at No. 10 Utah


Result: W, 34-17 vs. N.C. State

Sean Maguire came off the bench to rally the Seminoles (6-2 ACC) to a victory over the Wolfpack (6-4, 2-4). Florida State trailed 17-7 in the second quarter when Maguire replaced Everett Golson.

•Up next: Saturday vs. Chattanooga


Result: L, 31-6 vs. No. 3 Alabama

See No. 3 Alabama recap.

•Up next: Saturday at Arkansas

21. TEMPLE (8-2)

Result: L, 44-23 at South Florida

Marion Mack rushed for 230 yards and two TDs as the Bulls (6-4, 4-2 American Athletic) beat the Owls (5-1 American).

•Up next: Saturday vs. No. 25 Memphis

22. NAVY (8-1)

Result: W, 55-14 vs. SMU

Keenan Reynolds broke the NCAA record for career rushing TDs, upping his total to 81 with four scores as the Midshipmen (6-0 American) beat the Mustangs (1-9, 0-6). Reynolds shattered the mark held by Montee Ball, who ran for 77 TDs with Wisconsin from 2009-12. Ball holds the record for total TDs with 83.

•Up next: Saturday at Tulsa

23. WISCONSIN (8-2)

Off week •Up next: Saturday vs. No. 24 Northwestern


Result: W, 21-14 vs. Purdue

Game featured on Page C15.

•Up next: Saturday at No. 23 Wisconsin

25. MEMPHIS (8-2)

Result: L, 35-34 at No. 16 Houston

See No. 16 Houston recap

•Up next: Saturday at No. 21 Temple