LSU is New No. 1 in AP Top 25, OU No. 2

By RALPH D. RUSSO | September 25, 2011 | 1:10 PM EDT

LSU's Rueben Randle (2) and Spencer Ware celebrate a touchdown against West Virginia during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 24, 2011, in Morgantown, W.Va. (AP Photo/Jeff Gentner)

Another decisive victory away from home pushed LSU to No. 1 in The Associated Press college football poll for the first time since 2007.

The Tigers bumped Oklahoma from the top spot Sunday after winning 47-21 at West Virginia the night before.

The Sooners had been No. 1 since the preseason. They stayed unbeaten with a 38-28 victory at home against Missouri.

LSU received 42 first-place votes from the 60-member media panel and 1,471 points. Oklahoma received 12 first-place votes and 1,422 points.

No. 3 Alabama received five first-place votes and No. 4 Boise State had one

Oklahoma State jumped two spots to No. 5 after winning at Texas A&M.

LSU hasn't been No. 1 since winning the 2007 national championship.