MADISON (WXOW) -- The results of the preseason USA Today college football coaches poll came out Thursday morning and the University of Wisconsin ranked #23.
The Badgers are the last of five Big 10 teams that cracked the preseason top 25, behind #2 Ohio State, #17 Michigan, #18 Nebraska and #22 Northwestern.
The Badgers finished last college football season unranked after a third straight loss in the Rose Bowl.
Two-time defending champion Alabama starts the season in the top spot in the coaches poll, and is one of five Southeastern Conference teams in the top 10. The conference has one seven straight national championships.
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