USC makes a jump in Top 25, BCS standings

dcloninger@thestate.comOctober 27, 2013 

South Carolina kicker Elliott Fry kicks the game-winning field goal as Patrick Fish holds during the second overtime period against Missouri at Faurot Field on Saturday.

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South Carolina rose six spots to No. 14 in The Associated Press Top 25 released on Sunday.

The Gamecocks (6-2, 4-2 SEC) beat No. 5 Missouri (7-1, 3-1) 27-24 in double overtime to stay fully within the SEC East race on Saturday, also attaining bowl eligibility. USC is in the polls for the 57th straight week.

South Carolina jumps from No. 21 to 14 in newest BCS standings. Also, the Gamecocks rose four spots to No. 16 in the USA Today Coaches Poll.

AP Top 25
1. Alabama
2. Oregon
3. Florida State
4. Ohio State
5. Baylor
6. Stanford
7. Miami
8. Auburn
9. Clemson
10. Missouri
11. LSU
12. Texas A&M
13. Oklahoma
14. South Carolina
15. Texas Tech
16. Fresno State
17. UCLA
18. Oklahoma State
19. UCF
20. Louisville
21. Northern Illinois
22. Wisconsin
23. Michigan
24. Michigan State
25. Arizona State

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