Penn State has climbed to No. 2 in the Associated Press college football poll behind unanimous No. 1 Alabama after a wild weekend of upsets gave the Top 25 a major makeover.
A season-high seven ranked teams, including four in the top 10, lost to unranked teams on Friday and Saturday. Defending national champion Clemson and defending Pac-12 champion Washington were the highest ranked teams to lose, with the Tigers falling from No. 2 to No. 7 and the Huskies dropping from No. 5 to No. 12
Also from the Big Ten in the top 10 are Wisconsin at No. 5 and Ohio State at No. 6.
Akron 14, Western Michigan 13: Thomas Woodson threw a TD pass, Manny Morgan ran in another score and the Zips (4-3, 3-0 Mid-American) held off the Broncos (4-3, 2-1) in Kalamazoo, Mich. The homecoming game was supposed to be played Saturday but was postponed because of heavy rain and lightning.
Arizona State 13, No. 5 Washington 7: Manny Wilkins completed 29 of 41 passes for 245 yards and the defense of the Sun Devils (3-3, 2-1 Pac-12) smothered the Huskies (6-1, 3-1) for most of the game to pull off the upset in Tempe, Ariz. Washington lost at Arizona State for the seventh consecutive time and hasn't won in Tempe since 2001. The Huskies had been averaging 43 points per game.
Boise State 31, No. 19 San Diego State 14: The visiting Broncos (4-2, 2-0 Mountain West) held Rashaad Penny to 53 yards and a touchdown to knock off the previously unbeaten Aztecs (6-1, 2-1). Boise State has not allowed an opposing player to rush for more than 100 yards this season.