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The USA Today Top 25 football coaches preseason poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, 2012 records, total points based on 25 points for first place through one point for 25th, and ranking in final 2012 poll:

Record Pts Pvs
1. Alabama (58) 13-1 1,545 1
2. Ohio State (3) 12-0 1,427 NR
3. Oregon 12-1 1,397 2
4. Stanford 12-2 1,262 6
5. Georgia 12-2 1,250 4
6. Texas A&M (1) 11-2 1,215 5
7. South Carolina 11-2 1,136 7
8. Clemson 11-2 1,047 9
9. Louisville 11-2 1,010 13
10. Florida 11-2 930 10
11. Notre Dame 12-1 872 3
12. Florida State 12-2 844 8
13. LSU 10-3 797 12
14. Oklahoma State 8-5 726 NR
15. Texas 9-4 622 18
16. Oklahoma 10-3 620 15
17. Michigan 8-5 589 NR
18. Nebraska 10-4 426 23
19. Boise State 11-2 420 14
20. TCU 7-6 400 NR
21. UCLA 9-5 202 NR
22. Northwestern 10-3 186 16
23. Wisconsin 8-6 172 NR
24. Southern Cal 7-6 165 NR
25. Oregon State 9-4 135 19

Others receiving votes: Kansas State 113; Miami (Fla.) 101; Michigan State 89; Baylor 80; Virginia Tech 65; Fresno State 62; Arizona State 51; Mississippi 32; Vanderbilt 29; Utah State 23; Brigham Young 20; North Carolina 19; Northern Illinois 19; Tulsa 9; Ohio 8; San Jose State 8; Arizona 5; Cincinnati 3; East Carolina 3; Kent State 3; Mississippi State 3; Washington 3; Central Florida 2; Arkansas 1; Arkansas State 1; Rutgers 1; Tennessee 1; Toledo 1.

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