Published: Aug 18, 2012 9:54 AM EDT
Updated: Aug 19, 2012 6:31 AM EDT

The Top 25 teams in The Associated Press preseason college football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, final 2011 records, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote, and 2011 final ranking:

RecordPtsPv
1. Southern Cal (25)10-21,4456
2. Alabama (17)12-11,4111
3. LSU (16)13-11,4022
4. Oklahoma (1)10-31,28616
5. Oregon12-21,2744
6. Georgia10-41,10719
7. Florida St.9-41,09323
8. Michigan (1)11-21,00012
9. South Carolina11-29949
10. Arkansas11-29635
11. West Virginia10-385617
12. Wisconsin11-383810
13. Michigan St.11-374211
14. Clemson10-461522
15. Texas8-5569NR
16. Virginia Tech11-354821
17. Nebraska9-448524
18. Ohio St.6-7474NR
19. Oklahoma St.12-14303
20. TCU11-239714
21. Stanford11-23837
22. Kansas St.10-330015
23. Florida7-6214NR
24. Boise St.12-12128
25. Louisville7-6105NR

Others receiving votes: Notre Dame 83, Washington 55, Auburn 53, North Carolina 32, Utah 30, Georgia Tech 25, BYU 22, Tennessee 15, South Florida 11, Baylor 9, Texas A&M 5, UCF 4, Cincinnati 3, Missouri 3, N.C. State 3, Houston 1, Louisiana Tech 1, Mississippi St. 1, N. Illinois 1.