AP and Coaches Final Season Polls

1995 - Final AP Poll

Final Poll released after Bowl Games

Rank Team Record
Louisiana St. 7-4-1
East Carolina (NC) 9-3-0
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

1995 - Final Coaches Poll

Final Poll released after Bowl Games

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

1996 - Final Coaches Poll

Final Poll released after Bowl Games

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

1997 - Final Coaches Poll

Final Poll released after Bowl Games

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

1998 - Final Coaches Poll

Final Poll released after Bowl Games

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

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

1999 - Final Coaches Poll

Final Poll released after Bowl Games

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