NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – The latest Associated Press college football pool features 10 SEC programs- a record for the most teams from one conference. The previous record was eight teams which was also set by the SEC and then matched again by the conference in the 2015 preseason poll.
Alabama is the highest-ranked SEC after jumping up a spot to No. 2. TCU is third, followed by Baylor and Michigan State in the Top 5.
Auburn, Georgia, LSU, Texas A&M, Mississippi, Arkansas, Missouri, Tennessee and Mississippi State are the other SEC programs in the Top 25. Texas A&M and Mississippi State are the two schools to debut in the Top 25 this week.