The Notre Dame Fighting Irish beat the Boston College Eagles handily over the weekend. Unfortunately for them, that did not impress voters in either the AP Top 25 or the USA Today Coaches Poll. The team remains at #15 in both polls heading into week 14. They were in the same spot heading into last week.
Let’s look at both polls at the start of week 14:
The top five remains the same across both polls this week.
Oregon lost to Arizona State over the weekend, sending the Ducks plummeting out of the top ten in the rankings. Utah and Oklahoma remain alive in the playoff hunt as a result.
Penn State’s second loss of the season also moves them out of the top ten.
Navy and USC both rejoined the top 25 in both polls this week following strong wins for both programs.
Notre Dame play their final regular season game on Saturday against the Stanford Cardinal, November 30th on Fox.