Rebels ranked No. 10 in AP Top 25
Mike Hilton and Senquez Golson celebrate Golson’s pick six against ULL. (Photo Credit: Bentley Breland)
After overwhelming Louisiana-Lafayette on Saturday, Ole Miss moved up to No. 10 in the AP Top 25 poll this week. This marks the first time the Rebels have been ranked in the top 10 since the 2009 season. (Click here for the complete AP Poll.)
The Southeastern Conference continues to dominate The Associated Press poll, with eight SEC teams ranked for the third consecutive week. The SEC has an unprecedented seven teams ranked in the top 15, including five teams ranked in the top 10. It is the second straight week in which the SEC has five squads ranked in the top 10.
Florida State holds down the top spot in the poll. Oregon, Alabama, Oklahoma, and Auburn round out the top 5. Texas A&M is sixth in this week’s poll, followed by Baylor, LSU, Notre Dame, and Ole Miss.
After South Carolina defeated Georgia on Saturday, the Bulldogs fell to No. 13 and the Gamecocks rose up to No. 14. Missouri moved up to No. 18 this week to round out the contingent of top 25 SEC teams.