AUBURN | The Tigers had little trouble with the Arkansas Razorbacks on Saturday night, defending well in the red zone and accentuating their strong run game in a 35-17 victory.
The win coupled with Miami's loss and some increased respect in the USA TODAY Coaches' poll helped Auburn jump two spots in the latest BCS standings.
OTHER SEC TEAMS: LSU (13), Texas A&M (15)
OTHER POLLS/RANKINGS USED IN THE BCS FORMULA:
Jeff Sagarin's "PURE ELO" Ranking: Auburn is No. 6
Kenneth Massey's Ranking: Auburn is No. 11
The Harris Interactive Poll: Auburn is No. 9
The Coaches' Poll, which is coordinated by USA TODAY, also factors into the BCS standings:
OTHER SEC TEAMS: Texas A&M (13), South Carolina (15)
The AP Poll has no bearing on the BCS these days, but it's interesting anyway:
OTHER SEC TEAMS: South Carolina (13)