Week 11 saw the Kentucky Wildcats lose another heartbreaker at the hands of the Tennessee Volunteers who defeated the Cats for the 32nd time in the last 34 years.
While it was a rough week for the Big Blue Nation several other teams around the nation had big games that allowed them to make a jump in the latest SB Nation Fan Pulse.
Both Baylor and Minnesota jumped into the top 10 this week while Indiana made their debut in the top 25 on the nationwide poll.
As for Kentucky’s top 25 the Big Blue Nation also made some changes to their rankings this week. Here’s how they voted.
- LSU Tigers (2 Last Week)
- Alabama Crimson Tide (1)
- Clemson Tigers (6)
- Georgia Bulldogs (4)
- Ohio State Buckeyes (5)
- Oklahoma Sooners (11)
- Minnesota Golden Gophers (15)
- Baylor Bears (13)
- Penn State Nittany Lions (3)
- Florida Gators (10)
- Auburn Tigers (7)
- Utah Utes (8)
- Oregon Ducks (12)
- Memphis Tigers (9)
- Appalachian State Mountaineers (Unranked)
- Notre Dame Fighting Irish (14)
- Cincinnati Bearcats (17)
- Michigan Wolverines (18)
- Wisconsin Badgers (19)
- SMU Mustangs (16)
- Boise State Broncos (24)
- Virginia Tech Hokies (Unranked)
- Wake Forrest Demon Deacons (23
- Indiana Hoosiers
- Louisiana Tech Bulldogs
Despite a loss to LSU it appears the Big Blue Nation is still high on Alabama as they only dropped one spot to No. 2 this week. Kentucky fans also showed love to Appalachian State who defeated a South Carolina that pounded the Wildcats back in September.
As for confidence in the program there was an expected slight drop after the loss to Tennessee. Here’s an updated week by week breakdown.
Week 1: Result: Win over Toledo. Confidence: 100%
Week 2: Result: Win over Eastern Michigan. Confidence: 100%
Week 3: Result: Loss to Florida. Confidence: 92.9%
Week 4: Result: Loss to Mississippi State. Confidence: 92.9%
Week 5: Result: Loss to South Carolina. Confidence: 44.4%
Week 6: Result: BYE WEEK. Confidence: 57.1%
Week 7: Result: Win over Arkansas. Confidence: 62.5%
Week 8: Result: Loss to Georgia. Confidence: 50%
Week 9: Result: Win Over Missouri. Confidence: 100%
Week 10: Result BYE WEEK. Confidence: 80%
Week 11: Result Loss to Tennessee. 50%