Following a 34-23 victory over Middle Tennessee State, the Kentucky Wildcats made a three-spot jump in the latest Coaches Poll.
The Cats came in at No. 18 overall, good for No. 5 in the SEC and No. 3 in the SEC East. The only conference foes ahead of Kentucky are Alabama (No. 1), Georgia (No. 5), LSU (No. 8), and Florida (No. 13), with Texas A&M, Missouri, and South Carolina also receiving votes.
Check out the entire poll below:
The AP Poll will come out at 2:00 p.m. ET, while the official College Football Playoff rankings come out on Tuesday night.