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Our first Coaches Poll of the 2020 season.

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The first official top 25 poll of the 2020 college football season has arrived.

On Thursday, the USA Today Amway Coaches Poll was unveiled, which did not include the Kentucky Wildcats. However, Mark Stoops’ program did receive the fourth-most votes of teams outside the top 25. Tennessee actually had the most votes.

Looking at Kentucky’s schedule, we know they have top-25 matchups with Georgia (4), Florida (8), and Auburn (11). There could still be one or two more top-25 foes added to the schedule, depending on how the SEC chooses to add two extra conference games to the schedule. While it hasn’t happened yet, it’s expected to come out very soon, perhaps even as early as today.

College Football Coaches Top 25 Poll

  1. Clemson Tigers
  2. Ohio State Buckeyes
  3. Alabama Crimson Tide
  4. Georgia Bulldogs
  5. LSU Tigers
  6. Oklahoma Sooners
  7. Penn State Nittany Lions
  8. Florida Gators
  9. Oregon Ducks
  10. Notre Dame Fighting Irish
  11. Auburn Tigers
  12. Wisconsin Badgers
  13. Texas A&M Aggies
  14. Texas Longhorns
  15. Michigan Wolverines
  16. Oklahoma State Cowboys
  17. USC Trojans
  18. Minnesota Golden Gophers
  19. North Carolina Tar Heels
  20. Utah Utes
  21. UCF Knights
  22. Cincinnati Bearcats
  23. Iowa Hawkeyes
  24. Virginia Tech Hokies
  25. Iowa State Cyclones

Others Receiving Votes: Tennessee 111; Boise State 111; Arizona State 88; Kentucky 73; Memphis 71; Baylor 66; Washington 65; Louisville 62; Miami 58; Appalachian State 31; Navy 17; Virginia 13; Air Force 12; Mississippi State 9; Texas Christian 7; Washington State 6; Tulane 5; California 5; UL Lafayette 3; Southern Methodist 3; Nebraska 3; Stanford 2; Pittsburgh 1; Kansas State 1; Indiana 1; Duke 1.