West Virginia is 13th in the season's first Bowl Championship Series rankings released Sunday. Alabama and Florida are at the top of the BCS list, making another all-SEC top two, with Oregon and Kansas State close behind the Gators.
Following Saturday's 49-14 drubbing at the hands of Texas Tech, the Mountaineers fell from No. 5 to No. 17 in The Associated Press Top 25 and from No. 4 to No. 15 in the USA Today coaches poll.
The Red Raiders entered the rankings following their impressive display, debuting at No. 18 in the AP and No. 20 in the coaches poll.
No. 1 Alabama and No. 2 Oregon hold the top two spots for a fourth straight week in the AP poll, with Florida moving up one to No. 3. Kansas State and Notre Dame rounded out the top five.