Trojans Ranked Fourth In First Coaches Poll.

    Aug. 7, 2009

    Courtesy of AP

    Defending national champion Florida tops the USA Today preseason football coaches' poll, receiving 53 of 59 first-place votes.

    Texas was second in the poll released Friday, followed by Oklahoma, Southern California, Alabama, Ohio State, Virginia Tech, Penn State, LSU and Mississippi.

    Texas had four first-place votes, and Oklahoma and Southern California each had one.

    The Associated Press preseason Top 25 will be released Saturday, Aug. 22.