Top 25 shakeup: Penn State up to No. 3; Wazzu, Auburn in top 10

Penn State moved up to No. 3 in The Associated Press college football poll, and Washington State and Auburn jumped into the top 10 for the first time this season after six ranked teams lost over the weekend.

Alabama and Clemson still hold the top spots. The top-ranked Crimson Tide received 43 first-place votes in the poll released Sunday, and the second-ranked Tigers had 18.

Oklahoma lost at home to Iowa State on Saturday, dropping the Sooners from No. 3 to 12. Michigan also lost for the first time and fell to No. 17 in the largest drop of the week.

Washington State is No. 8 and Auburn moved up to 10. Washington State and Washington are in the top 10 together for the first time since Oct. 26, 1997.

The caution did not appear to heavily impact the race, nor who advanced in the Xfinity Series playoffs.

“Was that what the caution was for?” asked Ryan Blaney after his third-place finish. “They probably should tighten that down.”

NASCAR will not use a digital display to notify drivers they are being black-flagged during the NASCAR Cup race Sunday and will instead communicate penalties over their official channels, which are already used.

“It’s been secured kind of the same way for 10 years and never an issue, but when we went back and reviewed it, I think there are some changes we could have made to how it was secured,” NASCAR executive vice president Steve O’Donnell said. “For today, that’s Cheap NBA Jerseys not going to be up there.”

It is not unprecedented that a caution light will fall off Cheap Jerseys Online a fence during a race, but this might have been a first for the display board to fall off the flag stand.

“If you had hit that, that would have been some trouble,” Elliott Sadler said.

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