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Kentucky received votes in the AP poll!!!

The first AP poll of the season was just released and your University of Kentucky Wildcats are part of it. Technically.

While the Cats didn’t crack the Top 25, they did receive three votes, the same as Texas A&M. Read it and weep:

RK TEAM

PTS

1 Alabama (52) 1513
2 Ohio State (3) 1414
3 Florida State (4) 1396
4 USC (2) 1325
5 Clemson 1201
6 Penn State 1196
7 Oklahoma 1170
8 Washington 1150
9 Wisconsin 926
10 Oklahoma State 889
11 Michigan 881
12 Auburn 880
13 LSU 784
14 Stanford 695
15 Georgia 690
16 Louisville 629
17 Florida 624
18 Miami 492
19 South Florida 327
20 Kansas State 317
21 Virginia Tech 240
22 West Virginia 207
23 Texas 173
24 Washington State 133
25 Tennessee 114

Others receiving votes: TCU 98, Utah 85, Notre Dame 65, Boise State 37, NC State 26, Northwestern 25, Pittsburgh 23, Oregon 21, Houston 19, Colorado 18, San Diego State 9, UCLA 9, BYU 5, Appalachian State 4, Nebraska 4, Tulsa 4, Kentucky 3, Texas A&M 3, Michigan State 1

According to UK, it’s the first time the Cats have received votes in the AP Poll since October of 2015.

You know what? I’ll take it.

Article written by Mrs. Tyler Thompson

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12 Comments for Kentucky received votes in the AP poll!!!



  1. Catcasey1
    12:26 pm August 21, 2017 Permalink

    It’s a start



  2. luke_emberton
    12:41 pm August 21, 2017 Permalink

    we’ll be ranked in the top 20 by seasons end



  3. PillsburyThrowboy
    12:41 pm August 21, 2017 Permalink

    What this is telling me is that we are just as good as Texas A&M……



    • Mathlete
      1:57 pm August 21, 2017 Permalink

      And slightly better than Michigan State! That’s a big jump for us!



  4. RedComet90
    12:43 pm August 21, 2017 Permalink

    Win the first three games and we could crack it.



  5. BobNWeaver
    1:31 pm August 21, 2017 Permalink

    It starts with Southern Miss! Always need to focus on the game in front of you.



  6. maximumscott
    2:10 pm August 21, 2017 Permalink

    So how are we 71 in another preseason ranking?



  7. DennyC
    7:31 pm August 21, 2017 Permalink

    TULSA must be REAL GOOD!!!!



  8. Luether
    9:28 pm August 21, 2017 Permalink

    Need to do it on-the-field…