Utah Moves Up Three Spots, BYU Receiving Votes In Latest AP Top 25 Poll

Sep 7, 2021, 12:36 PM
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Utah Utes quarterback Charlie Brewer (12) in a game between the Weber State Wildcats and the Utah Utes on September 2, 2021 at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City, Utah (Photo by Boyd Ivey/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)
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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – The University of Utah football team moved up three spots in the latest AP Top 25 poll, while BYU received votes.

Week 2 of the Associated Press Top 25 poll was released on Tuesday afternoon. The Utes came in at No. 21 and BYU received 10 votes.

Utah is one of five Pac-12 teams to be in the Top 25, including Oregon (12), USC (14), UCLA (16) and Arizona State (23).

Here is the entire AP Top 25 poll following Week 1 of the college football season:

  1. Alabama Crimson Tide
  2. Georgia Bulldogs
  3. Ohio State Buckeyes
  4. Oklahoma Sooners
  5. Texas A&M Aggies
  6. Clemson Tigers
  7. Cincinnati Bearcats
  8. Notre Dame Fighting Irish
  9. Iowa State Cyclones
  10. Iowa Hawkeyes
  11. Penn State Nittany Lions
  12. Oregon Ducks
  13. Florida Gators
  14. USC Trojans
  15. Texas Longhorns
  16. UCLA Bruins
  17. Coastal Carolina
  18. Wisconsin Badgers
  19. Virginia Tech
  20. Ole Miss Rebels
  21. Utah Utes
  22. Miami Hurricanes
  23. Arizona State Sun Devils
  24. North Carolina Tar Heels
  25. Auburn Tigers

The receiving votes section is in no order since the AP was having format issues when this story was published.

Receiving Votes: Oklahoma State, Ole Miss, TCU, Liberty, North Carolina State, Michigan, Northwestern, Nevada, Boise State, Ball State, BYU, Houston, Boston College, UCF, West Virginia, Louisiana-Lafayette, Army, Indiana.

Utah and BYU will square off in Provo on Saturday, September 11 at 8:15 p.m. MDT on ESPN.

Trevor Allen is a Utah Utes Insider for, Co-Host of Faith, Family and Football podcast with Clark Phillips III and host of the Crimson Corner podcast. Follow him on Twitter: @TrevorASports.

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