The AP Top 25 Fared

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No. 1 Florida State (14-0) beat No. 2 Auburn 34-31, BCS championship, Jan. 6.

No. 2 Auburn (12-2) lost to No. 1 Florida State 34-31, BCS championship, Jan. 6.

No. 3 Alabama (11-2) lost to No. 11 Oklahoma 45-31, Sugar Bowl, Jan. 2.

No. 4 Michigan State (13-1) beat No. 5 Stanford 24-20, Rose Bowl, Jan. 1.

No. 5 Stanford (11-3) lost to No. 4 Michigan State 24-20, Rose Bowl, Jan. 1.

No. 6 Baylor (11-2) lost to No. 15 UCF 52-42, Fiesta Bowl, Jan. 1.

No. 7 Ohio State (12-2) lost to No. 12 Clemson 40-35, Orange Bowl, Jan. 3.

No. 8 South Carolina (11-2) beat No. 19 Wisconsin 34-24, Capital One Bowl, Jan. 1.

No. 9 Missouri (12-2) beat No. 13 Oklahoma State 41-31, Cotton Bowl, Jan. 3.

No. 10 Oregon (11-2) beat Texas 30-7, Alamo Bowl, Dec. 30.

No. 11 Oklahoma (11-2) beat No. 3 Alabama 45-31, Sugar Bowl, Jan. 2.

No. 12 Clemson (11-2) beat No. 7 Ohio State 40-35, Orange Bowl, Jan. 3.

No. 13 Oklahoma State (10-3) lost to No. 9 Missouri 41-31, Cotton Bowl, Jan. 3.

No. 14 LSU (10-3) beat Iowa 21-14, Outback Bowl, Jan. 1.

No. 15 UCF (12-1) beat No. 6 Baylor 52-42, Fiesta Bowl, Jan. 1.

No. 16 Arizona State (10-4) lost to Texas Tech 37-23, Holiday Bowl, Dec. 30.

No. 17 UCLA (10-3) beat Virginia Tech 42-12, Sun Bowl, Dec. 31.

No. 18 Louisville (12-1) beat Miami 36-9, Russell Athletic Bowl, Dec. 28.

No. 19 Wisconsin (9-4) lost to No. 8 South Carolina 34-24, Capital One Bowl, Jan. 1.

No. 20 Texas A&M (9-4) beat No. 22 Duke 52-48, Chick-fil-A Bowl, Dec. 31.

No. 21 Fresno State (11-2) lost to Southern Cal 45-20, Las Vegas Bowl, Dec. 21.

No. 22 Duke (10-4) lost to No. 20 Texas A&M 52-48, Chick-fil-A Bowl, Dec. 31.

No. 23 Georgia (8-5) lost to Nebraska 24-19, Gator Bowl, Jan. 1.

No. 24 Northern Illinois (12-2) lost to Utah State 21-14, Poinsettia Bowl, Dec. 26.

No. 25 Notre Dame (9-4) beat Rutgers 29-16, Pinstripe Bowl, Dec. 28.