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OU Slides To No.3, OSU To No. 6 In New AP Poll

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Both the Sooners and the Cowboys bumped down one spot in the newest AP Top 25 poll. (AP Photo) Both the Sooners and the Cowboys bumped down one spot in the newest AP Top 25 poll. (AP Photo)

Layna Dewell, News 9.com

OKLAHOMA CITY – This week's AP Top 25 Poll saw the Oklahoma Sooners fall one spot to No. 3 while the Oklahoma State Cowboys moved down to No. 6.

LSU held on to the top ranking while Alabama jumped up one spot in front of the Sooners after a 38-10 win over Florida on Saturday.

Meanwhile the Cowboys were surpassed by Wisconsin who jumped from No. 7 to No. 4 thanks to a 48-17 win over Nebraska.

Boise State held one spot in front of OSU at No. 5 while Stanford sits at No. 7 followed by Clemson, Oregon and Arkansas.

The Sooners drop in the poll comes after winning all four of its first games including Saturdays route of Ball State 62-6.

Related Story: Sooners Blast Overmatched Ball State 62-6

Kansas State broke into the Top 25 for the first time this season at No. 20 after upsetting No. 15 Baylor 36-35. Other Big 12 teams in this week's AP Top 25 include Texas at No. 11, Texas A&M at No. 24 and Baylor at No. 25.

In this week's USA Today Poll, Oklahoma is once again ranked No. 1, a ranking it has held since the preseason, while Oklahoma State was surpassed by Wisconsin and now sits at No. 7.

LSU came in at No. 2 followed by Alabama, Stanford and Wisconsin and Boise State round out Oklahoma State

Oklahoma (4-0) now prepares for its second Big 12 matchup of the season hosting rival Texas at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas Saturday at 11:05 a.m. Both teams enter the game undefeated and on Sunday ESPN's College Gameday announced it will be in Dallas for the big  Red River Rivalry game.

Oklahoma State (4-0) returns to action after a bye week hosting the Kansas Jayhawks Saturday Oct. 8 at 2:30 p.m.

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