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No Big East Teams Ranked In Top-25 Of First USA Today Coaches Poll

USA Today just came out with the first edition of their 2011 Coaches Poll, and there aren't any Big East Teams represented in the Top-25.

USA Today just came out with the first edition of their 2011 College Football ranking Coaches Poll, and let's just say that the Big East isn't represented as well as some of the fans of that Conference would like. In fact, if we're just talking about the Top-25, they aren't represented at all. TCU is ranked No. 15, but they won't be joining the Conference until next year. Here are the full rankings.

Rank
Team (first-place votes)
2010 record
Points
Final 2010 ranking
1.
Oklahoma (42)
12-2
1,454
6
2.
Alabama (13)
10-3
1,414
11
3.
Oregon (2)
12-1
1,309
3
4.
LSU (2)
11-2
1,296
8t
5.
Florida State
10-4
1,116
16
6.
Stanford
12-1
1,101
4
7.
Boise State
12-1
1,065
7
8.
Oklahoma State
11-2
933
10
9.
Texas A&M
9-4
885
21
10.
Wisconsin
11-2
829
8t
11.
Nebraska
10-4
814
19
12.
South Carolina
9-5
779
22
13.
Virginia Tech
11-3
767
15
14.
Arkansas
10-3
750
12
15.
TCU
13-0
687
2
16.
Ohio State
12-1
631
5
17.
Michigan State
11-2
536
14
18.
Notre Dame
8-5
440
NR
19.
Auburn
14-0
329
1
20.
Mississippi State
9-4
301
17
21.
Missouri
10-3
266
18
22.
Georgia
6-7
260
NR
23.
Florida
8-5
240
NR
24.
Texas
5-7
162
NR
25.
Penn State
7-6
161
NR

There are a couple Big East teams included in the "Outside looking in" part of the rankings, headlined by West Virginia who are technically the 27th ranked team on this list. South Florida and Pitt also received votes.