College football this season has been a roller coaster with so many teams showing off their excellent teamwork and athleticism. From the popular Clemson Tigers all the way to the Penn State Nittany Lions, there are countless teams that are certified fan favorites.
In a poll done by The AP, they have ranked which teams are the most popular, according to the votes of the fans.The following are the teams that made such a huge impact this season that a lot of people made the effort to vote for them.
Based at Clemson University in Clemson, South Carolina, the Clemson Tigers are unstoppable at this point. Last January 10, the finals for the CFP championship took place in Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida and the Clemson Tigers took the victory against the second placer in this list.
Alabama Crimson Tide
From the University of Alabama, the Alabama Crimson Tide football team has risen the ranks and gained popularity because of the potential of players in the team. Some of the players in the team have the potential to play professionally and it is only a matter of time before they announce which ones made the cut.
Coming from the prestigious school of the University of Southern California, the USC Trojans has time and time again, kept up with the demands of the crowd. They defeated the Penn State Nittany Lions back in January 3 and has earned the third spot in this list of popular college teams across the US. With Clay Helton as their coach, they might even make it to the top in no time.
The Washington Huskies come from the University of Washington in Seattle, Washington. Their football stadium is the Husky Stadium and their head coach is Chris Petersen. Despite losing to the Alabama Crimson Tide back in January 1 at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta, Georgia, they are still one of the favored college football teams.
University of Oklahoma is the school of this American football team, spearheaded by coach Bob Stoops. They practice in the Gaylord Family Memorial Stadium and since then has proven that they are a team to beat. After winning against another popular team, which is the Auburn Tigers, perhaps they will soon be in the top three in the next season.
Ohio State Buckeyes
From Ohio State University at Columbia, Ohio, the Ohio State Buckeyes are still hanging in there despite their defeat against the Clemson Tigers back in January 3. With the Ohio Stadium as their practice stadium, maybe they will have better luck next time they go against them.
Penn State Nittany Lions
Going up against the USC Trojans might have been a big blow to them because of their loss. However, this American football team from Penn State University still managed to get a lot of votes. They did take the seventh spot after all. With James Franklin as their coach, perhaps they will be able to make a comeback.