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    SEC Places Six In USA Today Top-25 Coaches Poll

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    The first regular-season USA TODAY Sports Top 25 football coaches poll, with team’s records in parentheses, total points based on 25 points for first place through one point for 25th, ranking in last week’s poll and first-place votes received:


    Rank | School (record), Points                                   
    1. Alabama (1-0), 1545                                                  
    2. Ohio State (1-0), 1444                                                     
    3. Oregon (1-0), 1420                                                     
    4. Stanford (0-0), 1292                                                    
    5. Clemson (1-0), 1275                                                   
    6. South Carolina (1-0), 1220                                                      
    7. Texas A&M (1-0), 1181   
                                                      
    8. Louisville (1-0), 1051                                                   
    9. Florida (1-0), 974                                                   
    10. Florida State (1-0), 946                                                 
    11. LSU (1-0), 926                           
    12. Georgia (0-1), 875    
                                                    
    13. Notre Dame (1-0), 840                                                   
    14. Oklahoma State (1-0), 798                                                  
    15. Oklahoma (1-0), 666                                                
    16. Texas (1-0), 660                                                   
    17. Michigan (1-0), 623                                                 
    18. UCLA (1-0), 368                                                  
    19. Nebraska (1-0), 357                                                 
    20. Northwestern (1-0), 348                                                    
    21. Wisconsin (1-0), 301                                                   
    22. Southern California (1-0), 176                                                   
    23. Washington (1-0), 145                                        
    24. (tie)  TCU (0-1), 140                                                    
    24. (tie)  Miami (Fla.) (1-0), 140 

     

     
    Dropped out: No. 19 Boise State (0-1, lost to then-unranked Washington 38-6), No. 25 Oregon State (0-1, lost to Eastern Washington 49-46).
     
    Others receiving votes:
    Baylor 125; Michigan State 67; Ole Miss 54; Fresno State 46; Northern Illinois 31; Arizona State 28; Cincinnati 19; Arkansas 12; San Jose State 12; Georgia Tech 10; Arizona 7; Boise State 5; Virginia Tech 5; Central Florida 4; Arkansas State 3; Kansas State 3; Texas Tech 3; Bowling Green 1; East Carolina 1; Missouri 1; North Carolina 1; Utah State 1.

    The USA TODAY Sports’ Board of Coaches is made up of 62 head coaches at Bowl Subdivision schools. All are members of the American Football Coaches Association.