With one week remaining in the regular season, Alabama is the clear favorite to win the conference. SEC Country Power Poll voters made ‘Bama their unanimous No. 1 for the third straight week, while No. 2 Florida is barely fending off three-loss Ole Miss.
The Rebels and their in-state rivals are No. 3 and No. 4, respectively, with Mississippi State jumping up four spots after a big win over Arkansas.
Out east, Georgia had the biggest drop off, falling from No. 6 to No. 9 following an ugly win over Georgia Southern.
South Carolina is in last place for the second week in a row. The Gamecocks were unable to earn a single point this week.
Here are the full results:
|RANK||TEAM||POINTS||1ST PLACE |
|4||Mississippi State (8-3)||165||0||2||6||8|
|T-6||Texas A&M (8-3)||121||0||4||10||9|
|14||South Carolina (3-8)||0||0||14||14||14|
Here is this week’s voting roster:
Adam Sparks (Nashville Tennessean)
Anthony Chiang (Palm Beach Post)
Aaron Suttles (Tuscaloosa News)
Bill Bender (Sporting News)
Bob Holt (Arkansas Democrat)
Chip Towers (Atlanta Journal-Constitution & DawgNation)
Dana Sulonen (Opelika-Auburn News)
Dave Matter (St. Louis Post-Dispatch)
David Cloninger (The State)
Dustin Dopirak (Knoxville Sentinel)
Jen Smith (Lexington Herald)
Joel Coleman (Starkville Daily News)
John Davis (Oxford Citizen)
Richard Croome (Bryan-College Station Eagle)
Scott Rabalais (Baton Rouge Advocate)
Tom Fornelli (CBS Sports)
Zac Ellis (Sports Illustrated)