OKLAHOMA CITY - The Oklahoma State Cowboys are the No. 3 team in the nation according to the newly released USA Today and AP Polls.

The Cowboys convincing 44-10 victory over rival Oklahoma moved OSU up from No. 5 but wasn't enough to jump in front of Alabama who is still listed as the No. 2 team in all three polls.

Alabama tallied 1399 votes to OSU's 1267 in the Coaches poll, a difference of 32 votes. The Pokes claimed 17 second place votes this week with the other 42 going to the Tide.

In the AP Poll Alabama received 38 second place votes and a total of 1,418 points to Oklahoma State's 22 second place votes and 1,400 points meaning 22 voters switched their second place votes from Alabama to OSU for this week.

LSU remains the No. 1 team in the nation, as well as the only undefeated team.

The loss for the Sooners dropped them from No. 11 in the Coaches Poll and No. 13 in the AP Poll down to the No. 19 spot.

The BCS ranking will be announced Sunday night--be sure to tune into News 9 and News On 6 for live updates of the BCS implications.

USA Today Coaches Poll:
Preseason: Oklahoma-No. 1, Oklahoma State- No. 8
Week 2: Oklahoma-No. 1, Oklahoma State- No. 7
Week 3: Oklahoma-No. 1, Oklahoma State- No. 7
Week 4: Oklahoma-No. 1, Oklahoma State- No. 6
Week 5: Oklahoma-No. 1, Oklahoma State- No.6
Week 6: Oklahoma-No. 1, Oklahoma State- No. 7
Week 7: Oklahoma-No. 1, Oklahoma State- No. 7
Week 8: Oklahoma- No. 1, Oklahoma State- No. 6
Week 9: Oklahoma- No. 9, Oklahoma State-No. 4
Week 10: Oklahoma -No. 7, Oklahoma State-No. 4
Week 11: Oklahoma-No. 7, Oklahoma State-No. 3
Week 12: Oklahoma- No. 5, Oklahoma State-No.2
Week 13: Oklahoma-No. 11, Oklahoma State- No. 6
Week 14: Oklahoma-No. 11 , Oklahoma State- No. 5
Week 15: Oklahoma- No. 19, Oklahoma State-No. 3

AP Poll:
Preseason: Oklahoma-No. 1, Oklahoma State- No. 9
Week 2: Oklahoma-No. 1, Oklahoma State- No. 9
Week 3: Oklahoma-No. 1, Oklahoma State- No. 8
Week 4: Oklahoma-No. 1, Oklahoma State- No. 7
Week 5: Oklahoma-No. 2, Oklahoma State- No. 5
Week 6: Oklahoma-No. 3, Oklahoma State- No. 6
Week 7: Oklahoma-No. 3, Oklahoma State- No. 6
Week 8: Oklahoma- No. 3, Oklahoma State- No.6
Week9: Oklahoma-No. 11, Oklahoma State-No.3
Week 10: Oklahoma-No. 7, Oklahoma State- No. 3
Week 11: Oklahoma-No. 7, Oklahoma State- No. 2
Week 12: Oklahoma-No. 5, Oklahoma State-No. 2
Week 13: Oklahoma-No. 12, Oklahoma State-No. 5
Week 14: Oklahoma-No. 13, Oklahoma State-No. 3
Week 15: Oklahoma- No. 19, Oklahoma State-No. 3