Notre Dame and Oregon lead in first round of NCAA Football Cover Vote

As the first round of voting enters the homestretch, Notre Dame and Oregon currently lead all schools in the quest to secure the next NCAA Football cover. Other powerhouses such as Alabama, Michigan and LSU also currently sit above the cut line, as do a few surprise upstarts like Clemson, Army and Navy. Fans of other teams still have a chance to pull off a comeback, as voting on the first round will continue through Monday. South Carolina, USC, Virginia Tech and others stand under 500 votes behind, and Boise State is currently less than 300 votes away from playing spoiler once more. Teams advancing to the second round of the Cover Vote will be announced on Facebook at halftime of the BCS National Championship Game on Monday, January 7th.

Here’s the full list of the 32 schools currently primed to enter the next round.



1. Notre Dame

17. Alabama

2. Oregon

18. TCU

3. LSU

19. Miami

4. Ohio State

20. Utah

5. Texas A&M

21. Georgia

6. Nebraska

22. Oklahoma

7. Michigan

23. Missouri

8. Kansas State

24. Oregon State

9. Stanford

25. Georgia Tech

10. Penn State

26. Arkansas

11. Florida State

27. Iowa

12. West Virginia

28. Texas

13. Florida

29. Tennessee

14. Kentucky

30. Navy

15. Clemson

31. BYU

16. Wisconsin

32. Army


Totals have been calculated through votes on both the primarypolls on Facebook as well as several smaller polls highlighting rivalries, traditions, legendary college football players and more. There’s still time to vote, so head over to the NCAA FootballFacebook page now to support your school!

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