1966 College Football Final AP Top 10

After waiting until the bowl games were played last year, the writers' poll returned to a final vote before the bowl games in 1966. From 1962–67, AP ranked only 10 teams.

Regular SeasonHead CoachAfter Bowls
1Notre Dame9–0–1Ara Parseghiansame
2Michigan St.9–0–1Duffy Daughertysame
3Alabama10–0–0Bear Bryant11–0–0
4Georgia9–1–0Vince Dooley10–1–0
5UCLA9–1–0Tommy Prothrosame
6Nebraska9–1–0Bob Devaney9–2–0
7Purdue8–2–0Jack Mollenkopf9–2–0
8Georgia Tech9–1–0Bobby Dodd9–2–0
9Miami, FL7–2–1Charlie Tate8–2–1
10SMU8–2–0Hayden Fry8–3–0

1966 College Football RecapFinal UPI, 11–20
1966 College Football Recap