LSU Whipped North Texas 41-14 Saturday night and are off to a 1-0 start. The latest polls are out and

LSU has impressed the AP ,  but USA Today saw it differently.

The Tigers remained in the #3 spot in the AP but the USA Today Coaches poll dropped them from #1 to #3.

The AP Top 25

Team (First-Place Votes), Recor, Points, Previous
1. Alabama (45) 1-0 1,481 2
2. USC (11) 1-0 1,435 1
3. LSU (4) 1-0 1,382 3
4. Oregon 1-0 1,295 5
5. Oklahoma 1-0 1,170 4
6. Florida St. 1-0 1,135 7
7. Georgia 1-0 1,083 6
8. Arkansas 1-0 992 10
9. South Carolina 1-0 980 9
9. West Virginia 1-0 980 11
11. Michigan St. 1-0 915 13
12. Clemson 1-0 788 14
13. Wisconsin 1-0 664 12
14. Ohio St. 1-0 634 18
15. Virginia Tech 1-0 604 16
16. Nebraska 1-0 603 17
17. Texas 1-0 584 15
18. Oklahoma St. 1-0 558 19
19. Michigan 0-1 446 8
20. TCU 0-0 355 20
21. Kansas St. 1-0 339 22
22. Notre Dame 1-0 198 NR
23. Louisville 1-0 190 25
24. Florida 1-0 145 23
25. Stanford 1-0 131 21

USA Today Coaches’ Poll


Rank , Team (first-place votes), Record, Points , Last week
1. Alabama (37), 1-0, 1,447, 2
2. USC (14), 1-0, 1,398, 3
3. LSU (7), 1-0, 1,375, 1
4. Oregon (1), 1-0, 1,286, 5
5. Oklahoma, 1-0, 1,171, 4
6. Florida State, 1-0, 1,144, 7
7. Georgia, 1-0, 1,092, 6
8. West Virginia, 1-0, 1,032, 11
9. South Carolina, 1-0, 943, 9
10. Arkansas, 1-0, 929, 10
11. Michigan State , 1-0, 868, 13
12. Clemson, 1-0, 826, 14
13. Wisconsin, 1-0, 719, 12
14. Nebraska, 1-0, 652, 16
15. Texas, 1-0, 600, 15
16. Oklahoma State , 1-0, 595, 19
17. TCU, 0-0, 479, 17
18. Virginia Tech, 1-0, 476, 20
19. Michigan, 0-1, 427, 8
20. Kansas State , 1-0, 414, 21
21. Stanford, 1-0, 324, 18
22. Notre Dame , 1-0, 252, 24
23. Florida, 1-0, 204, 23
24. Louisville, 1-0, 109, NR
25. Boise State , 0-1, 82, 22

Source:LSUSports.net

The Tigers will take on Washington this Saturday night at Tigers Stadium with a 6:00 p.m. kickoff.  The game will be televised live on ESPN.