Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports
LSU remains on top of ESPN's College Football Power Rankings after Saturday's 23-20 win over Auburn. Here's what they had to say about the Tigers.
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1. LSU (8-0, 4-0 SEC)

After lighting up scoreboards and overwhelming opponents with sheer firepower on offense, LSU proved on Saturday that it can also grind out a win against a top-10 team. Despite a few hiccups, 118 yards in penalties and being stopped on downs at the goal line, LSU held off Auburn for a 23-20 win, the Tigers' second home victory over a top-10 opponent in as many weeks. They now have an open date before a big showdown with Alabama in two weeks in Tuscaloosa. But what a job Ed Orgeron has done in Baton Rouge. Since losing to Troy on Sept. 30, 2017, LSU is 24-5 with eight wins over top-10 foes.

Up next: Open date
Complete Power Rankings:
1. LSU (8-0, 4-0 SEC)
2. Ohio State (8-0, 5-0 Big Ten)
3. Alabama (8-0, 5-0 SEC)
4. Clemson (8-0, 6-0 ACC)
5. Penn State (8-0, 5-0 Big Ten)
6. Florida (7-1, 4-1 SEC)
7. Georgia (6-1, 3-1 SEC)
8. Oregon (7-1, 5-0 Pac-12)
9. Oklahoma (7-1, 4-1 Big 12)
10. Utah (7-1, 4-1 Pac-12)
11. Baylor (7-0, 4-0 Big 12)
12. Minnesota (8-0, 5-0 Big Ten)
13. Auburn (6-2, 3-2 SEC)
14. Wisconsin (6-2, 3-2 Big Ten)
15. Michigan (6-2, 3-2 Big Ten)
16. Notre Dame (5-2)
17. SMU (8-0, 4-0 AAC)
18. Cincinnati (6-1, 3-0 AAC)
19. Boise State (6-1, 3-0 Mountain West)
20. Kansas State (5-2, 2-2 Big 12)
21. Wake Forest (6-1, 2-1 ACC)
22. Appalachian State (7-0, 4-0 Sun Belt)
23. Iowa (6-2, 3-2 Big Ten)
24. San Diego State (7-1, 4-1 Mountain West)
25. Memphis (7-1, 3-1 AAC)
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Comments

5 Comments
"the Tigers' second home victory over a top-10 opponent in as many weeks." ESPN needs a new fact-checker. LSU played at MSU the week prior.
Reply18 months
Lol. Look at a calendar and count back 14 days and try again. The UF win was 2 weeks ago from this past Saturday.
18 months
MSU was a road game.
18 months
I see two Texas schools in the top 25, neither of which threw 10's of millions at their coaches.
Reply18 months
Lol. That's cold. And true.
18 months
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