September 2, 2014 at 2:50 pm

Michigan State moves up to No. 7 in AP poll; Michigan remains unranked

Tony Lippett and the No. 7 Spartans play the No. 3 Oregon Ducks on Saturday at 6:30 p.m. on Fox. (Dale G. Young / Detroit News)

Michigan State improved one spot to No. 7 in this week’s Associated Press college football poll.

The Spartans opened with a 45-7 win over Jacksonville State on Friday night.

Michigan, which beat Appalachian State 52-14 in its opener, is not ranked but did earn 38 points in the poll.

ASSOCIATED PRESS POLL

(First-place votes in parentheses.)

Record Points Pvs.
1. Florida State (46) 1-0 1,456 1
2. Alabama (1) 1-0 1,317 2
3. Oregon (5) 1-0 1,314 3
4. Oklahoma (2) 1-0 1,283 4
5. Auburn 1-0 1,186 6
6. Georgia (2) 1-0 1,114 12
7. Michigan State 1-0 1,093 8
8. Ohio State 1-0 982 5
9. Texas A&M (2) 1-0 978 21
10. Baylor 1-0 962 10
11. UCLA 1-0 944 7
12. LSU (1) 1-0 926 13
13. Stanford 1-0 886 11
14. Southern Cal 1-0 729 15
15. Mississippi 1-0 525 18
16. Notre Dame 1-0 519 17
17. Arizona State 1-0 431 19
18. Wisconsin 0-1 364 14
19. Nebraska 1-0 352 22
20. Kansas State 1-0 325 20
21. North Carolina 1-0 196 23
21. South Carolina 0-1 196 9
23. Clemson 0-1 164 16
24. Missouri 1-0 147 24
25. Louisville 1-0 141 NR

Others receiving votes: Texas 126, Oklahoma State 94, Duke 60, Florida 49, Mississippi State 49, Penn State 49, Michigan 38, TCU 29, Washington 27, BYU 21, Iowa 18, Marshall 18, Virginia Tech 17, Tennessee 14, Cincinnati 8, Texas Tech 7, West Virginia 7, Rutgers 6, Arizona 4, North Dakota State 2, Louisiana 1, Pittsburgh 1.