West Virginia is the only Big East team in the coaches poll, but both Rutgers and Cincinnati are both receiving votes.
The latest USA Today coaches poll came out and the Big East has one representative in this weeks rankings with the West Virginia Mountaineers who come in at No. 23. West Virginia moved into the poll after defeating the Cincinnati Bearcats 24-21 who was ranked No. 18 at the time and is now receiving votes in the coaches poll. The Rutgers Scarlet Knights are another Big East that is receiving votes for the second straight wek in a row.
As for the top of the polls the Alabama Crimson Tide are one loss away by either the LSU Tigers or Oklahoma St. Cowboys to get back into the BCS title picture. Losses to the Boise St. Broncos and Stanford Cardinal is what allowed Alabama to move into the No 3 spot.