USATODAY Sports Super 25 Expert Rankings

2016 – 17 Week 8

Boys Football Rankings

SOS
Strength of Schedule
OFF
Offense
DEF
Defense
POW
Power
1
  • SOS: 49
  • POW: 49
  • OFF: 73
  • DEF: 40

Bishop Gorman

Las Vegas, NV 6 - 0 - 0

Result: Previous: 1. Result: DB Bubba Bolden had two interceptions and blocked a field goal attempt in a 25-24 OT win Friday vs. then-No. 9 St. Thomas Aquinas (Fort Lauderdale). Next: Friday at Spring Valley (Las Vegas), 10.

2
  • SOS: 58
  • POW: 58
  • OFF: 60
  • DEF: 45

IMG Academy

Bradenton, FL 5 - 0 - 0

Result: Previous: 2. Result: Idle. Next: Friday vs. Southern Lab (Baton Rouge), 7.

3
  • SOS: 61
  • POW: 61
  • OFF: 74
  • DEF: 36

Mater Dei (Santa Ana)

Santa Ana, CA 5 - 0 - 0

Result: Previous: 3. Result: Idle. Next: Friday vs. Santa Margarita (Rancho Santa Margarita), 10.

4
  • SOS: 48
  • POW: 48
  • OFF: 60
  • DEF: 32

Allen

Allen, TX 5 - 0 - 0

Result: Previous: 5. Result: RB Brock Sturges ran for 126 yards and two TDs in the first half of a 61-19 win Friday vs. Plano West (Plano). Next: Friday at Plano, 8:30.

5
  • SOS: 47
  • POW: 47
  • OFF: 60
  • DEF: 33

DeMatha

Hyattsville, MD 6 - 0 - 0

Result: Previous: 4. Result: RB Khory Spruill ran for 104 yards and a TD in a 14-13 win Friday vs. then-No. 22 St. John’s College (Washington, D.C.). Next: Friday vs. Bishop McNamara (Forestville, Md.), 7.

6
  • SOS: 39
  • POW: 39
  • OFF: 55
  • DEF: 30

McGill-Toolen

Mobile, AL 6 - 0 - 0

Result: Previous: 6. Result: RB Trey Roberson and WR Marlon Williams each had two TDs in a 55-7 win Friday vs. Bryant (Irvington). Next: Friday at Mary G. Montgomery (Semmes), 8.

7
  • SOS: 48
  • POW: 48
  • OFF: 68
  • DEF: 26

DeSoto

De Soto, TX 5 - 0 - 0

Result: Previous: 7. Result: WR Emmet Perry had five catches for 131 yards and three TDs in a 48-7 win Friday vs. MacArthur (Irving). Next: Friday at Grand Prairie, 8:30.

8
  • SOS: 51
  • POW: 51
  • OFF: 64
  • DEF: 40

St Thomas Aquinas

Fort Lauderdale, FL 3 - 2 - 0

Result: Previous: 9. Result: Lost 25-24 Friday at No. 1 Bishop Gorman (Las Vegas). Next: Friday vs. Deerfield Beach, 7.

9
  • SOS: 48
  • POW: 48
  • OFF: 56
  • DEF: 38

Roswell

Roswell, GA 5 - 0 - 0

Result: Previous: 8. Result: RB Sheldon Evans ran for two TDs in a 17-0 win Friday at Milton (Alpharetta). Next: Friday vs. Lassiter (Marietta), 7:30.

10
  • SOS: 67
  • POW: 67
  • OFF: 75
  • DEF: 37

St John Bosco

Bellflower, CA 4 - 1 - 0

Result: Previous: 10. Result: Idle. Next: Friday vs. Servite (Anaheim) in Norwalk, 10.

11
  • SOS: 48
  • POW: 48
  • OFF: 59
  • DEF: 33

Mountain Pointe

Phoenix, AZ 6 - 0 - 0

Result: Previous: 11. Result: RB Rashie Hodge ran for 94 yards and two TDs in a 27-13 win Friday vs. Desert Vista (Phoenix). Next: Friday at Highland (Gilbert), 10.

12
  • SOS: 45
  • POW: 45
  • OFF: 59
  • DEF: 32

Mill Creek

Hoschton, GA 6 - 0 - 0

Result: Previous: 12. Result: QB Cameron Turley threw three TD passes in a 44-17 win Friday vs. North Gwinnett (Suwanee). Next: Friday vs. Discovery (Lawrenceville), 7.

13
  • SOS: 59
  • POW: 59
  • OFF: 78
  • DEF: 28

Centennial-Corona

Corona, CA 4 - 1 - 0

Result: Previous: 13. Result: Idle. Next: Friday vs. Roosevelt (Eastvale), 10.

14
  • SOS: 48
  • POW: 48
  • OFF: 54
  • DEF: 35

Colerain

Cincinnati, OH 6 - 0 - 0

Result: Previous: 14. Result: RB Monalo Caldwell ran for three TDs in a 30-16 win Friday vs. Mason. Next: Friday at Middletown, 7.

15
  • SOS: 35
  • POW: 35
  • OFF: 60
  • DEF: 28

Cass Tech

Detroit, MI 6 - 0 - 0

Result: Previous: 15. Result: RB Donovan Johnson had a TD catch and a TD run in a 35-18 win Saturday vs. Martin Luther King (Detroit), noon. Next: Friday vs. Osborn (Detroit), 4.

16
  • SOS: 45
  • POW: 45
  • OFF: 59
  • DEF: 35

Bingham

South Jordan, UT 7 - 0 - 0

Result: Previous: 16. Result: RB Tate Peterson had two TD runs and WR Dax Milne had two TD catches in a 49-0 win Friday vs. Cottonwood (Salt Lake City). Next: Friday at Taylorsville, 9.

17
  • SOS: 44
  • POW: 44
  • OFF: 49
  • DEF: 29

Curtis

River Ridge, LA 4 - 0 - 0

Result: Previous: 17. Result: Idle. Next: Friday at Jesuit (New Orleans), 8.

18
  • SOS: 35
  • POW: 35
  • OFF: 56
  • DEF: 34

Trinity

Louisville, KY 7 - 0 - 0

Result: Previous: 18. QB Spencer Blackburn ran for a TD and threw two TD passes in a 35-13 win Friday vs. St. Xavier (Louisville). Next: Friday at Eastern (Louisville), 7.

19
  • SOS: 54
  • POW: 54
  • OFF: 60
  • DEF: 29

Warren Central

Indianapolis, IN 6 - 1 - 0

Result: Previous: 19. Result: DB Dijon Anderson had two interceptions in a 63-21 win Friday vs. Lawrence North (Indianapolis). Next: Friday vs. Carmel, 7.

20
  • SOS: 45
  • POW: 45
  • OFF: 62
  • DEF: 33

St Joseph's (Philadelphia)

Philadelphia, PA 4 - 0 - 0

Result: Previous: 20. Result: Idle. Next: Friday vs. Roman Catholic (Philadelphia) in Conshohocken, 7.

21
  • SOS: 53
  • POW: 53
  • OFF: 58
  • DEF: 31

Saint John's

Washington, DC 4 - 2 - 0

Result: Previous: 22. Result: Lost 14-13 Friday at then-No. 4 DeMatha Catholic (Hyattsville, Md.). Next: Friday vs. St. Mary’s Ryken (Leonardtown, Md.), 7.

22
  • SOS: 39
  • POW: 39
  • OFF: 55
  • DEF: 32

Kahuku

Kahuku, HI 7 - 1 - 0

Result: Previous: 23. Result: RB Steven Lombard ran for two TDs in a 56-6 win Friday at Kaiser (Honolulu). Next: Oct. 14 or Oct. 15 in Oahu Interscholastic Association quarterfinals.

23
  • SOS: 41
  • POW: 41
  • OFF: 57
  • DEF: 25

Liberty

Henderson, NV 4 - 1 - 0

Result: Previous: 24. Result: QB Kenyon Oblad threw for 332 yards and six TDs in a 49-13 win Friday vs. Green Valley (Henderson). Next: Friday at Foothill (Henderson), 10.

24
  • SOS: 43
  • POW: 43
  • OFF: 63
  • DEF: 19

Jenks

Jenks, OK 6 - 0 - 0

Result: Previous: 25. Results: WR Isaiah Epps had four TD catches and one TD run in a 62-24 win Friday vs. Broken Arrow. Next: Friday at Edmond Memorial (Memorial), 8.

25
  • SOS: 49
  • POW: 49
  • OFF: 57
  • DEF: 38

Loyola Academy

Wilmette, IL 6 - 0 - 0

Result: Previous: Not ranked. Results: RB Kyle Rock ran for 103 yards and two TDs in a 35-3 defeat of St. Rita (Chicago) on Saturday. Next: Friday at Leo Catholic (Chicago), 8:30.