Sept. 7, 1997
ASU Moves into Top 25
TEMPE, Ariz. - Idle Arizona State climbed into the AP Top 25 heading into Saturday's clash with 13th-ranked Miami. The Sun Devils, 41-10 winners over New Mexico State in the season-opener August 30, are slated at No. 24 in the AP poll.
ASU remains unranked in the USA Today/ESPN Coaches poll. The Sun Devils received 94 votes in the coaches poll, but were unable to crack the Top 25. Their ranking would be 28th.