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College Football Rankings: WVU Stuck At No. 16 In Coaches Poll; Penn State At No. 25

Two area teams are in the USA Today Coaches Poll this week.

The Week 7 USA Today Coaches Poll places West Virginia at No. 16, the same as last week, despite the Mountaineers' blowout win over UConn. Also, Penn State moves into the poll at No. 25 after beating Iowa.

Other than WVU, there are no Big East schools represented. The Big Ten also has Wisconsin at No. 4 (getting one first-place vote), Michigan at No. 10, Nebraska at No. 14, Illinois at No. 15, and Michigan State at No. 19.

Oklahoma leaps into first place after routing now-No. 21 Texas. The Sooners are followed by LSU and Alabama, with the three schools in a virtual tie.

Here are the full rankings.

1 Oklahoma
 2 LSU
 3 Alabama
 4 Wisconsin
 5 Stanford
 6 Boise State
 7 Oklahoma State
 8 Clemson
 9 Oregon
 10 Michigan
 11 Arkansas
 12 Georgia Tech
 13 South Carolina
 14 Nebraska
 15 Illinois
 16 West Virginia
 17 Virginia Tech
 18 Kansas State
 19 Michigan State
 20 Arizona State
 21 Texas
 22 Houston
 23 Texas A&M
 24 Baylor
 25 Penn State

SB Nation has a blog for every team.

Photographs by dizfunk used in background montage under Creative Commons. Thank you.