1 Ohio State (2-0)

Beat Toledo 49-0.At Columbus, Ohio, Joe Germaine threw three TD passes and Michael Wiley ran for a career-high 151 yards and two scores. Next: vs. No. 25 Missouri, Saturday.

2 Florida State (1-1)

Lost to North Carolina State 24-7.

Torry Holt, who caught five TD passes against the Seminoles last season in a 48-35 loss, burned Florida State again. He scored on a 68-yard punt return and a 63-yard pass from Jamie Barnette as the Wolfpack handed the Seminoles just their second ACC loss in 49 games since joining the league in 1992. Next: vs. Duke Saturday.

3 Florida (2-0)

Beat Northeast Louisiana 42-10.

At Gainesville, Fla., Jesse Palmer threw for 292 yards and four touchdowns. Next: vs. No. 8 Tennessee, Saturday.

4 Nebraska (3-0)

Beat California 24-3.

At Berkeley, Calif., Eric Crouch ran for two touchdowns and Monte Christo threw a 5-yard scoring pass to Shevin Wiggins in the late going for the 'Huskers. Next: vs. No. 11 Washington, Sept. 26.

5 Kansas State (2-0)

Beat Northern Illinois 73-7.

At Manhattan, Kan., Michael Bishop ran for two touchdowns and passed for two as Kansas State scored a school-record 73 points and extended Northern Illinois' losing streak to 20 games. Next: vs. No. 23, Texas, Saturday.

6 UCLA (1-0)

Beat No. 23 Texas 49-31

At Pasadena, Calif., Cade McNown passed for 339 yards and three TDs as UCLA pounded Texas for the second straight year. Next: vs. Houstonn, Saturday.

7 LSU (0-0)

Beat Arkansas State 42-6.

At Baton Rouge, La., Kevin Faulk gained 266 all-purpose yards and scored three touchdowns in the Tigers' victory over Arkansas State. Next: vs. Auburn, Saturday.

8 Tennessee (1-0)

Did not play.

Next: vs. No. 3 Florida, Saturday.

9 Penn State (2-0)

Beat Bowling Green 48-3.

Next: at Pittsburgh, Saturday.

10 Notre Dame (1-1)

Lost to Michigan State 45-23.

At East Lansing, Mich., Bill Burke threw three first-half touchdown passes as previously winless Michigan State rocked Notre Dame. Next: vs. Purdue, Sept. 26.

11 Washington (1-0)

Did not play. Next: vs. Brigham Young, Saturday.

12 Virginia (2-0)

Beat Maryland 31-19.

At Charlottesville, Va., Aaron Brooks threw for 225 yards and two touchdowns and Thomas Jones had a 21-yard TD run in the fourth quarter. Next: vs. Clemson, Saturday.

13 Michigan (0-2)

Lost to No. 19 Syracuse 38-28.

At Ann Arbor, Mich., Donovan McNabb passed for three TDs and ran for one as Syracuse dropped Michigan to 0-2 for only the second time since 1959. Next: vs. Eastern Michigan, Saturday.

14 Arizona State (0-2)

Lost to Brigham Young 26-6 (See story on D1.) Next: vs. North Texas, Saturday.

15 Georgia (2-0)

Beat South Carlina 17-3.

At Columbia, S.C., freshman Quincy Carter ran for two TDs to lead Georgia (2-0, 1-0 SEC) over South Carolina (1-1, 0-1). Next: vs. Wyoming, Saturday.

16 Colorado (2-0)

Beat Fresno State 29-21.

At Boulder, Colo., Mike Moschetti threw a 25-yard TD pass to Javon Green early in the fourth quarter and Colorado preserved the win with a last-minute goal-line stand. Next: vs. Utah State, Saturday.

17 Wisconsin (2-0)

Beat Ohio U. 45-0.

At Madison, Wis., Ron Dayne returned to Wisconsin's lineup and rushed for 111 yards and three TDs as the Badgers routed Ohio. Next: vs. UNLV, Saturday.

18 Texas A&M (1-1)

Beat Louisiana Tech 28-7.

At College Station, Tex., fullback D'Andre Hardeman scored three touchdowns and Texas A&M's quick defense shut down Louisiana Tech's passing game at soggy Kyle Field. Next: at Southern Missippi, Saturday.

19 Syracuse (1-1)

Beat No. 13 Michigan 38-28. (See above). Next: vs. Rutgers, Saturday.

20 West Virginia (0-1)

Did not play. Next: vs. Maryland, Saturday.

21 Arizona (2-0)

Beat Stanford 31-14.

At Stanford, Calif., Kelvin Eafon ran for two touchdowns and Trung Canidate rushed for 110 yards as Arizona beat Stanford.

Next: vs. Iowa, Saturday.

22 Southern California (2-0)

Beat San Diego State, 35-6.

Next: vs. Oregon State, Saturday.

23 Texas (1-1)

Lost to No. 6 UCLA 49-31.

(see above) Next: at No. 5 Kansas State, Saturday.

24 Oregon (2-0)

Beat Texas-El Paso 33-26.

At El Paso, Texas, Herman Ho-Ching scored three fourth-quarter touchdowns and No. 24 Oregon struggled from behind to beat Texas-El Paso 33-26 on Saturday night.

Next: vs. San Jose State, Saturday.

25 Missouri (2-0)

Beat Kansas 41-23.

At Columbia, Mo., Devin West ran for a school-record 319 yards as Missouri defeated Kansas. Next: at No. 1 Ohio State, Saturday.