AP top 25

First-place votes in parentheses, 2015 records, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote, and 2015 final ranking:

Record Pts Pv

 1. Alabama (33) 14-1 1,469 1

 2. Clemson (16) 14-1 1,443 2

 3. Oklahoma (4) 11-2 1,352 5

 4. Florida State (5) 10-3 1,325 14

 5. LSU (1) 9-3 1,269 16

 6. Ohio State (1) 12-1 1,224 4

 7. Michigan (1) 10-3 1,147 12

 8. Stanford 12-2 1,029 3

 9. Tennessee 9-4 1,021 22

10. Notre Dame 10-3 1,006 11

11. Mississippi 10-3 718 10

12. Michigan State 12-2 710 6

13. TCU 11-2 707 11

14. Washington 7-6 651 NR

15. Houston 13-1 644 8

16. UCLA 8-5 496 NR

17. Iowa 12-2 484 9

18. Georgia 10-3 448 NR

19. Louisville 8-5 447 NR

20. Southern Cal 8-6 344 NR

21. Oklahoma State 10-3 316 20

22. North Carolina 11-3 283 15

23. Baylor 10-3 280 13

24. Oregon 9-4 218 19

25. Florida 10-4 180 25

Others receiving votes: Miami (Fla.) 159, Texas A&M 81, Utah 74, Washington State 68, Boise State 49, San Diego State 46, Wisconsin 42, Auburn 22, Pittsburgh 15, Arkansas 14, Texas 12, Nebraska 11, Navy 8, Northwestern 5, Western Kentucky 4, South Florida 2, Toledo 2.