USC made a move up in the latest Associated Press Top 25 poll. The Gamecocks 28-26 win over Kentucky Saturday was good enough o slide them up three spots to number 22. They will have a chance to make a big jump this week if they can spring the upset on the road against Alabama. The Crimson tide are up to #2 this week following an easy Win against then 20th ranked Ole Miss on Saturday.
The Gamecocks are also ranked 22nd in this week’s Coaches Poll.
USC will face second ranked Alabama Saturday in Tuscaloosa. The Gamecocks have never won against a team ranked in the top two in the national polls. Earlier this season they beat then 4th ranked Ole Miss in Columbia. The Crimson Tide have opened as a 17 point favorite Saturday. The game wil kick off at 7:45 on ESPN.