Associated Press Final Season Polls

1990 - Final AP Poll

Final Poll released after Bowl Games

Rank Team Record
San Jose St. (CA) 9-2-1
Syracuse (NY) 7-4-2
Virginia Tech 6-5-0
1 Colorado 11-1-1
10 Houston (TX) 10-1-0
11 Penn St. 9-3-0
12 Texas 10-2-0
13 Florida 9-2-0
14 Louisville (KY) 10-1-1
15 Texas A&M 9-3-1
16 Michigan St. 8-3-1
17 Oklahoma 8-3-0
18 Iowa 8-4-0
19 Auburn (AL) 8-3-1
2 Georgia Tech 11-0-1
20 Southern California 8-4-1
21 Mississippi 9-3-0
22 Brigham Young (UT) 10-3-0
23 Virginia 8-4-0
24 Nebraska 9-3-0
25 Illinois 8-4-0
3 Miami (FL) 10-2-0
4 Florida St. 10-2-0
5 Washington 10-2-0
6 Notre Dame (IN) 9-3-0
7 Michigan 9-3-0
8 Tennessee 9-2-2
9 Clemson (SC) 10-2-0

1991 - Final AP Poll

Final Poll released after Bowl Games

Rank Team Record
Ohio St. 8-4-0
1 Miami (FL) 12-0-0
10 Iowa 10-1-1
11 Syracuse (NY) 10-2-0
12 Texas A&M 10-2-0
13 Notre Dame (IN) 10-3-0
14 Tennessee 9-3-0
15 Nebraska 9-2-1
16 Oklahoma 9-3-0
17 Georgia 9-3-0
18 Clemson (SC) 9-2-1
19 UCLA 9-3-0
2 Washington 12-0-0
20 Colorado 8-3-1
21 Tulsa (OK) 10-2-0
22 Stanford (CA) 8-4-0
23 Brigham Young (UT) 8-3-2
24 North Carolina St. 9-3-0
25 Air Force (CO) 10-3-0
3 Penn St. 11-2-0
4 Florida St. 11-2-0
5 Alabama 11-1-0
6 Michigan 10-2-0
7 Florida 10-2-0
8 California 10-2-0
9 East Carolina (NC) 11-1-0

1992 - Final AP Poll

Final Poll released after Bowl Games

Rank Team Record
Penn St. 7-5-0
1 Alabama 13-0-0
10 Florida 9-4-0
11 Washington 9-3-0
12 Tennessee 9-3-0
13 Colorado 9-2-1
14 Nebraska 9-3-0
15 Washington St. 9-3-0
16 Mississippi 9-3-0
17 North Carolina St. 9-3-1
18 Ohio St. 8-3-1
19 North Carolina 9-3-0
2 Florida St. 11-1-0
20 Hawaii 11-2-0
21 Boston College (MA) 8-3-1
22 Kansas 8-4-0
23 Mississippi St. 7-5-0
24 Fresno St. (CA) 9-4-0
25 Wake Forest (NC) 8-4-0
3 Miami (FL) 11-1-0
4 Notre Dame (IN) 10-1-1
5 Michigan 9-0-3
6 Syracuse (NY) 10-2-0
7 Texas A&M 12-1-0
8 Georgia 10-2-0
9 Stanford (CA) 10-3-0

1993 - Final AP Poll

Final Poll released after Bowl Games

Rank Team Record
Southern California 8-5-0
1 Florida St. 12-1-0
10 Arizona 10-2-0
11 Ohio St. 10-1-1
12 Tennessee 9-2-1
13 Boston College (MA) 9-3-0
14 Alabama 9-3-1
15 Miami (FL) 9-3-0
16 Colorado 8-3-1
17 Oklahoma 9-3-0
18 UCLA 8-4-0
19 North Carolina 10-3-0
2 Notre Dame (IN) 11-1-0
20 Kansas St. 9-2-1
21 Michigan 8-4-0
22 Virginia Tech 9-3-0
23 Clemson (SC) 9-3-0
24 Louisville (KY) 9-3-0
25 California 9-4-0
3 Nebraska 11-1-0
4 Auburn (AL) 11-0-0
5 Florida 11-2-0
6 Wisconsin 10-1-1
7 West Virginia 11-1-0
8 Penn St. 10-2-0
9 Texas A&M 10-2-0

1994 - Final AP Poll

Final Poll released after Bowl Games

Rank Team Record
North Carolina 8-4-0
Virginia Tech 8-4-0
1 Nebraska 13-0-0
10 Utah 10-2-0
11 Oregon 9-4-0
12 Michigan 8-4-0
13 Southern California 8-3-1
14 Ohio St. 9-4-0
15 Virginia 9-3-0
16 Colorado St. 10-2-0
17 North Carolina St. 9-3-0
18 Brigham Young (UT) 10-3-0
19 Kansas St. 9-3-0
2 Penn St. 12-0-0
20 Arizona 8-4-0
21 Washington St. 8-4-0
22 Tennessee 8-4-0
23 Boston College (MA) 7-4-1
24 Mississippi St. 8-4-0
25 Texas 8-4-0
3 Colorado 11-1-0
4 Florida St. 10-1-1
5 Alabama 12-1-0
6 Miami (FL) 10-2-0
7 Florida 10-2-1
8 Texas A&M 10-0-1
9 Auburn (AL) 9-1-1

1995 - Final AP Poll

Final Poll released after Bowl Games

Rank Team Record
East Carolina (NC) 9-3-0
Louisiana St. 7-4-1
1 Nebraska 12-0-0
10 Virginia Tech 10-2-0
11 Notre Dame (IN) 9-3-0
12 Southern California 9-2-1
13 Penn St. 9-3-0
14 Texas 10-2-1
15 Texas A&M 9-3-0
16 Virginia 9-4-0
17 Michigan 9-4-0
18 Oregon 9-3-0
19 Syracuse (NY) 9-3-0
2 Florida 12-1-0
20 Miami (FL) 8-3-0
21 Alabama 8-3-0
22 Auburn (AL) 8-4-0
23 Texas Tech 9-3-0
24 Toledo (OH) 11-0-1
25 Iowa 8-4-0
3 Tennessee 11-1-0
4 Florida St. 10-2-0
5 Colorado 10-2-0
6 Ohio St. 11-2-0
7 Kansas St. 10-2-0
8 Northwestern (IL) 10-2-0
9 Kansas 10-2-0

1996 - Final AP Poll

Final Poll released after Bowl Games

Rank Team Record
1 Florida 12-1-0
10 North Carolina 10-2-0
11 Alabama 10-3-0
12 Louisiana St. 10-2-0
13 Virginia Tech 10-2-0
14 Miami (FL) 9-3-0
15 Northwestern (IL) 9-3-0
16 Washington 9-3-0
17 Kansas St. 9-3-0
18 Iowa 9-3-0
19 Notre Dame (IN) 8-3-0
2 Ohio St. 11-1-0
20 Michigan 8-4-0
21 Syracuse (NY) 9-3-0
22 Wyoming 10-2-0
23 Texas 8-5-0
24 Auburn (AL) 8-4-0
25 Army (NY) 10-2-0
3 Florida St. 11-1-0
4 Arizona St. 11-1-0
5 Brigham Young (UT) 14-1-0
6 Nebraska 11-2-0
7 Penn St. 11-2-0
8 Colorado 10-2-0
9 Tennessee 10-2-0

1997 - Final AP Poll

Final Poll released after Bowl Games

Rank Team Record
Air Force (CO) 10-3-0
1 Michigan 12-0-0
10 Georgia 10-2-0
11 Auburn (AL) 10-3-0
12 Ohio St. 10-3-0
13 Louisiana St. 9-3-0
14 Arizona St. 9-3-0
15 Purdue (IN) 9-3-0
16 Penn St. 9-3-0
17 Colorado St. 11-2-0
18 Washington 8-4-0
19 Southern Mississippi 9-3-0
2 Nebraska 13-0-0
20 Texas A&M 9-4-0
21 Syracuse (NY) 9-4-0
22 Mississippi 8-4-0
23 Missouri 7-5-0
24 Oklahoma St. 8-4-0
25 Georgia Tech 7-5-0
3 Florida St. 11-1-0
4 Florida 10-2-0
5 UCLA 10-2-0
6 North Carolina 11-1-0
7 Tennessee 11-2-0
8 Kansas St. 11-1-0
9 Washington St. 10-2-0

1998 - Final AP Poll

Final Poll released after Bowl Games

Rank Team Record
1 Tennessee 13-0-0
10 Kansas St. 11-2-0
11 Texas A&M 11-3-0
12 Michigan 10-3-0
13 Air Force (CO) 12-1-0
14 Georgia 9-3-0
15 Texas 9-3-0
16 Arkansas 9-3-0
17 Penn St. 9-3-0
18 Virginia 9-3-0
19 Nebraska 9-4-0
2 Ohio St. 11-1-0
20 Miami (FL) 9-3-0
21 Missouri 8-4-0
22 Notre Dame (IN) 9-3-0
23 Virginia Tech 9-3-0
24 Purdue (IN) 9-4-0
25 Syracuse (NY) 8-4-0
3 Florida St. 11-2-0
4 Arizona 12-1-0
5 Florida 10-2-0
6 Wisconsin 11-1-0
7 Tulane (LA) 12-0-0
8 UCLA 10-2-0
9 Georgia Tech 10-2-0

1999 - Final AP Poll

Final Poll released after Bowl Games

Rank Team Record
Stanford (CA) 8-4-0
1 Florida St. 12-0-0
10 Marshall (WV) 13-0-0
11 Penn St. 10-3-0
12 Florida 9-4-0
13 Mississippi St. 10-2-0
14 Southern Mississippi 9-3-0
15 Miami (FL) 9-4-0
16 Georgia 8-4-0
17 Arkansas 8-4-0
18 Minnesota 8-4-0
19 Oregon 9-3-0
2 Virginia Tech 11-1-0
20 Georgia Tech 8-4-0
21 Texas 9-5-0
22 Mississippi 8-4-0
23 Texas A&M 8-4-0
24 Illinois 8-4-0
25 Purdue (IN) 7-5-0
3 Nebraska 12-1-0
4 Wisconsin 10-2-0
5 Michigan 10-2-0
6 Kansas St. 11-1-0
7 Michigan St. 10-2-0
8 Alabama 10-3-0
9 Tennessee 9-3-0