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IOWA CITY (KWWL) -

The Iowa football team grabbed the #9 spot in the first College Football Playoff rankings revealed on Tuesday.

The Hawkeyes earned the top 10 position after defeating Maryland on Saturday to run their season record to 8-0. Iowa is one of five Big Ten teams listed in the top 25. Only Ohio State (3) and Michigan State (7) sit higher on the list. Iowa will look to tie an all-time school best with a 9-0 start when they travel to Indiana on Saturday.

Clemson earned the top spot, followed by LSU, Ohio State, and Alabama.

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