The AP poll does not have the same level of confidence as do the coaches polls because the Rutgers Scarlet Knights did not receive a single vote in the AP poll, yet Georgia Southern from the FCS has one vote. The AP poll also has zero Big East teams in the rankings, but they do have the West Virginia Mountaineers and Cincinnati Bearcats in the others receiving votes category. Both are right on the edge with West Virginia at No. 27 and Cincinnati at No. 29.
Here is the complete AP poll: