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Watching the Polls: Baylor tumbles to #13 in Coaches Poll, #12 in AP

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Baylor's loss yesterday cost the Bears dearly as they slide to #13 in the Coaches Poll and #12 in the AP.

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It's Sunday, and that means that they are updating a new Composite Top 25 over on the Mothership.  This time, they've decided to finally replace Sagarin's nonsense with the Massey Ratings, which I hope are a lot better.  So far, all we really have is the Coaches Poll, where the Bears have tumbled out of the Top 5 all the way to #13 with yesterday's loss to West Virginia.

AP Coaches Massey
1 Mississippi State Mississippi State Ole Miss
2 Florida State Florida State Alabama
3 Ole Miss Ole Miss Auburn
4 Alabama Alabama Mississippi State
5 Auburn Michigan State Florida State
6 Oregon Auburn Georgia
7 Notre Dame Oregon Oregon
8 Michigan State Notre Dame TCU
9 Georgia Georgia Michigan State
10 TCU TCU Kansas State
11 Kansas State Kansas State Notre Dame
12 Baylor Ohio State Oklahoma
13 Ohio State Baylor Baylor
14 Arizona State Arizona State Clemson
15 Arizona Arizona LSU
16 Nebraska Nebraska Arizona State
17 Oklahoma East Carolina Texas A&M
18 East Carolina Oklahoma Ohio State
19 Utah Utah UCLA
20 USC Clemson Nebraska
21 Clemson USC Missouri
22 West Virginia Marshall USC
23 Marshall LSU Arizona
24 LSU Minnesota West Virginia
25 UCLA West Virginia Utah

OU's second loss yesterday elevated the Snydercats to the precipice of the Top 10 at #11, and TCU has found their way above us again to #10.  I'm honestly not bothered by either of those things and would actually have both even higher than that, as I talked about a few minutes ago.  The Big 12 as a whole has 5 ranked teams again with TCU, KSU, Baylor, OU, and now West Virginia in the Top 25.

I'll update this post shortly when the new AP rankings come out.