Miami moves up to No. 2 in AP poll after beating Notre Dame

Nov 11, 2017; Miami Gardens, FL, USA; Miami Hurricanes quarterback Malik Rosier (12) scores a touchdown as Notre Dame Fighting Irish safety Devin Studstill (14) defends during the first half at Hard Rock Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

If the AP poll is any indication, Miami will be the No. 2 team in the College Football Playoff rankings on Tuesday.

The Hurricanes jumped up five spots to No. 2 after beating the previously No. 3 Irish 41-8 on Saturday night. Oklahoma moved to No. 3 after easily dispatching TCU at home while Clemson stayed at No. 4.

Of course, the AP poll is probably not a harbinger of things to come in the CFP rankings. Alabama has been No. 1 in the AP poll and No. 2 in the College Football Playoff rankings. The Tide survived on the road at Mississippi State on Saturday. The Bulldogs actually moved up from No. 18 to No. 17 despite the loss.

Georgia was the No. 1 team in the CFP rankings and No. 2 in the AP poll. The Bulldogs fell all the way to No. 7 in the AP poll after losing to Auburn. The Tigers are now at No. 6, ahead of Georgia, even though they have two losses.

The full poll is below:

1. Alabama
2. Miami
3. Oklahoma
4. Clemson
5. Wisconsin
6. Auburn
7. Georgia
8. Ohio State
9. Notre Dame
10. Oklahoma State
11. TCU
12. USC
13. Penn State
14. UCF
15. Washington State
16. Washington
17. Mississippi State
18. Memphis
19. Michigan
20. Stanford
21. LSU
22. Michigan State
23. South Florida
24. West Virginia
25. NC State

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