LSU moves up to No. 6 in AP Poll

Todd Politz

With a record-setting start to the 2013 season, the LSU football team continued its climb in the national rankings on Sunday.

LSU (3-0) moved from eighth to sixth in the AP Top 25 and to No. 7 in the USA Today Coaches Poll.

Auburn (3-0), which comes to Tiger Stadium for LSU's annual Gold Game on Saturday, received votes in the poll but is unranked.

AP Top 25

Team (First-Place Votes) Record Points Previous

1. Alabama (59) 2-0 1,499 1

2. Oregon (1) 3-0 1,413 2

3. Clemson 2-0 1,347 3

4. Ohio St. 3-0 1,330 4

5. Stanford 2-0 1,241 5

6. LSU 3-0 1,134 8

7. Louisville 3-0 1,092 7

8. Florida St. 2-0 1,058 10

9. Georgia 1-1 1,051 9

10. Texas A&M 2-1 1,001 6

11. Oklahoma St. 3-0 848 12

12. South Carolina 2-1 821 13

13. UCLA 2-0 757 16

14. Oklahoma 3-0 692 14

15. Michigan 3-0 672 11

16. Miami 2-0 641 15

17. Washington 2-0 496 19

18. Northwestern 3-0 487 17

19. Florida 1-1 412 18

20. Baylor 2-0 355 22

21. Ole Miss 3-0 300 25

22. Notre Dame 2-1 277 21

23. Arizona St. 2-0 229 NR

24. Wisconsin 2-1 87 20

25. Texas Tech 3-0 60 NR