ESPN includes 7 SEC teams in its Power Rankings following Week 3
ESPN released its new Power Rankings Sunday following Week 3 of the college football season, and SEC powers Alabama and Georgia are still holding down the top 2 spots.
The top-ranked Crimson Tide passes a stern road test with a hard-fought 31-29 win at Florida on Saturday, while the No. 2 Bulldogs rolled past South Carolina, 40-13.
Also representing the SEC in the top-25 are Texas A&M at No. 7, Florida at No. 9, Ole Miss at No. 11, Arkansas at No. 15, and Auburn at No. 23.
Oklahoma and Clemson, two of the preseason favorites to advance to the College Football Playoff, struggled again on Saturday against inferior opponents and dropped to No. 8 and No. 10, respectively.
Here’s a look at the complete top 25:
5. Penn State
11. Ole Miss
12. Notre Dame
13. Ohio State
14. Iowa State
16. Coastal Carolina
20. North Carolina
21. Michigan State
24. Arizona State
25. Kansas State