Ohio State football falls in latest AP, coaches polls following loss to Oregon
It is the first time the Buckeyes have been ranked outside of the top-10 in either of the major polls since 2018 when they suffered a 49-20 loss at Purdue on Oct. 20, then dropping to No. 11 in the AP poll.
The Ducks, who handed Ohio State a 35-28 defeat on Saturday, got a boost from the victory, moving up to No. 4 in both polls. Alabama, Georgia and Oklahoma are the consensus top-ranked teams.
Iowa is now the highest-ranked Big Ten team instead of Ohio State.
The Hawkeyes rose five spots to No. 5 in the AP poll and to No. 7 in the coaches' poll after beating in-state rival Iowa State.