KNOXVILLE (WVLT) -- Tennessee is not ranked in the preseason USA Today Coaches' Poll, which came out Thursday.
The Vols did receive seven voting points, however, ranking them 41st in the nation.
Eight SEC teams are ranked in the Top 25, with Alabama and LSU landing inside the top five. Oklahoma, Oregon and Florida State join the Crimson Tide and Tigers in the first five spots.
ESPN/USA TODAY TOP 25 POLL
1. Oklahoma (42)
2. Alabama (13)
3. Oregon (2)
4. LSU (2)
5. Florida State
7. Boise State
8. Oklahoma State
9. Texas A&M
12. South Carolina
14. Virginia Tech
16. Ohio State
17. Michigan State
18. Notre Dame
20. Mississippi State
25. Penn State
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