USATODAY Sports Super 25 Expert Rankings

2017 – 18 Week 17

Boys Football Rankings

SOS
Strength of Schedule
OFF
Offense
DEF
Defense
POW
Power
1
  • SOS: 64
  • POW: 64
  • OFF: 76
  • DEF: 42

Mater Dei (Santa Ana)

Santa Ana, CA 14 - 0 - 0

Result: Previous ranking: (PR): 1. Result: QB J.T. Daniels passed for 299 yards and five TDs in a 49-24 win Saturday vs. No. 9 St. John Bosco (Bellflower) in the Southern Section Div. I final. Next: Dec. 16 vs. No. 14 De La Salle (Concord) in Open Division Bowl State Championship in Sacramento.

2
  • SOS: 65
  • POW: 65
  • OFF: 63
  • DEF: 47

IMG Academy

Bradenton, FL 8 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 2. Result: Season complete.

3
  • SOS: 45
  • POW: 45
  • OFF: 61
  • DEF: 31

Allen

Allen, TX 13 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 3. Result: RB Brock Sturges ran for 206 yards and three TDs in a 48-25 win Friday vs. Martin (Arlington) in a 6A-Region I semifinal. Next: Saturday vs. Trinity (Euless) in 6A quarterfinal in Abilene, 6.

4
  • SOS: 37
  • POW: 37
  • OFF: 61
  • DEF: 29

South Pointe

Rock Hill, SC 15 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 4. Result: QB Derion Kendrick threw for three TDs and ran for one in a 38-14 win Saturday vs. Hartsville in the 4A state championship. It was the Stallions’ fourth consecutive state title. Next: Season complete.

5
  • SOS: 46
  • POW: 47
  • OFF: 61
  • DEF: 29

American Heritage Plantation

Plantation, FL 12 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 5. Result: RB Miles Jones ran 73 yards for the winning TD in a 28-21 win Friday vs. Immokalee in a 5A semifinal. Next: Friday vs. Baker County in 5A championship in Orlando.

6
  • SOS: 42
  • POW: 42
  • OFF: 56
  • DEF: 36

Brentwood Academy

Brentwood, TN 12 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 6. Result: WR Camron Johnson had two TD catches in a 28-14 win Saturday vs. Montgomery Bell Academy (Nashville) in the state Div. II-AAA championship. It was the Eagles’ third consecutive state title. Next: Season complete.

7
  • SOS: 37
  • POW: 37
  • OFF: 56
  • DEF: 31

St Joseph's (Philadelphia)

Philadelphia, PA 13 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 7. Result: QB Marquez McCray ran for four TDs and passed for two in a 53-49 win Friday vs. Coatesville in a 6A semifinal. Next: Saturday vs. Pine-Richland (Gibsonia) in the 6A state championship in Hershey, 6.

8
  • SOS: 49
  • POW: 49
  • OFF: 68
  • DEF: 30

Ben Davis

Indianapolis, IN 14 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 8. Result: 6A state champion. Next: Season complete.

9
  • SOS: 49
  • POW: 49
  • OFF: 62
  • DEF: 39

Bingham

South Jordan, UT 13 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 10. Result: 6A state champion. Next: Eligible for GEICO State Champions Bowl Series, Dec. 23.

10
  • SOS: 34
  • POW: 35
  • OFF: 56
  • DEF: 33

Trinity

Louisville, KY 15 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 11. Result: WR Rondale Moore had two TD runs and a TD catch in a 38-21 win Sunday vs. St. Xavier (Louisville) in the 6A state championship. It was the Shamrocks’ second consecutive state title. Next: Season complete.

11
  • SOS: 48
  • POW: 48
  • OFF: 63
  • DEF: 40

Bishop Gorman

Las Vegas, NV 13 - 2 - 0

Result: PR: 12. Result: QB Dorian Thompson-Robinson passed for two TDs, ran for a TD and had a TD catch in a 48-7 win Saturday vs. Reed (Sparks) in the 4A state championship. It was the Gaels’ ninth consecutive state title. Next: Season complete.

12
  • SOS: 41
  • POW: 41
  • OFF: 57
  • DEF: 38

St Frances Academy

Baltimore, MD 12 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 13. Result: MIAA A champion. Next: Eligible for GEICO State Champions Bowl Series, Dec. 23.

13
  • SOS: 47
  • POW: 47
  • OFF: 59
  • DEF: 34

De LaSalle

Concord, CA 11 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: 14. Result: Henry To’oto’o ran for 144 yards and a TD in a 24-7 win Saturday vs. Pittsburg in the North County Section Open Division final. Next: Dec. 16 vs. Mater Dei (Santa Ana) in Open Division Bowl State Championship in Sacramento.

14
  • SOS: 38
  • POW: 38
  • OFF: 60
  • DEF: 34

Katy

Katy, TX 11 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 19. Result: The Tigers intercepted three first-half passes, returning one for a TD in a 44-0 win Friday vs. Atascocita (Humble) in a 6A-I regional playoff. Next: Friday vs. North Shore (Houston) in a 6A-I quarterfinal.

15
  • SOS: 65
  • POW: 65
  • OFF: 68
  • DEF: 36

St John Bosco

Bellflower, CA 11 - 3 - 0

Result: PR: 9. Result: Lost 49-24 Saturday vs. No. 1 Mater Dei (Santa Ana) in the Southern Section Div. I final. Next: Season complete.

16
  • SOS: 27
  • POW: 27
  • OFF: 55
  • DEF: 28

Wake Forest

Wake Forest, NC 14 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 15. Result: RBs Marquis Dunn and Devon Lawrence each ran for three TDs in a 51-21 win Friday vs. Garner in a 4-AA semifinal. Next: Friday vs. Mallard Creek (Charlotte) in the 4-AA championship in Winston-Salem.

17
  • SOS: 54
  • POW: 54
  • OFF: 60
  • DEF: 33

Saint John's

Washington, DC 9 - 2 - 0

Result: PR: 16. Result: Washington Catholic Athletic Conference champion. Next: Season complete.

18
  • SOS: 41
  • POW: 41
  • OFF: 55
  • DEF: 40

Armwood

Seffner, FL 14 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 20. Result: QB Devin Black threw three TD passes in a 30-6 win Friday vs. St. Augustine in a 6A semifinal. Next: Friday vs. Northwestern (Miami) in the 6A state championship in Orlando.

19
  • SOS: 38
  • POW: 38
  • OFF: 51
  • DEF: 31

Pearl

Pearl, MS 16 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 18. Result: RB Tylan Knight ran 4 yards for the winning TD in a 21-14 win Friday vs. Starkville in the 6A state championship. Next: Season complete.

20
  • SOS: 21
  • POW: 21
  • OFF: 57
  • DEF: 23

Martinsburg

Martinsburg, WV 14 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 21. Result: QB Tyson Bagent ran for two TDs and passed for two in a 44-16 win Saturday vs. Spring Valley (Huntington) in the state AAA championship. It was the Bulldogs’ second consecutive title. Next: Season complete.

21
  • SOS: 45
  • POW: 45
  • OFF: 54
  • DEF: 35

Lincoln-Way East

Frankfort, IL 14 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 22. Result: 8A state champion. Next: Season complete.

22
  • SOS: 35
  • POW: 35
  • OFF: 56
  • DEF: 24

Owasso

Owasso, OK 12 - 1 - 0

Result: PR: Not ranked. Result: QB Will Kuehne ran for two TDs as the Rams avenged their only loss with a 21-14 win Friday vs. then-No. 17 Union (Tulsa) in the 6A-D1 state championship. Next: Season complete.

23
  • SOS: 45
  • POW: 45
  • OFF: 64
  • DEF: 24

Chandler

Chandler, AZ 12 - 2 - 0

Result: PR: 23. Result: QB Jacob Conover threw for 446 yards and four TDs in a 49-42 win Saturday vs. Perry (Gilbert) in the 6A state championship. It was the Wolves’ second consecutive state title. Next: Eligible for GEICO State Champions Bowl Series, Dec. 23.

24
  • SOS: 32
  • POW: 32
  • OFF: 61
  • DEF: 32

Muskegon

Muskegon, MI 14 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 24. Result: Div. 3 state champion. Next: Season complete.

25
  • SOS: 33
  • POW: 33
  • OFF: 58
  • DEF: 32

West Point

West Point, MS 15 - 0 - 0

Result: PR: 25. Result: RB Marcus Murphy ran for 226 yards and four TDs in a 41-15 win Saturday vs. Hattiesburg in the 5A state championship in Oxford. It was the Green Wave’s second consecutive state title. Next: Season complete.

Dropped out: No. 17 Union, Tulsa, Okla.