USC, Clemson Crack Top 15

(WOLO) — Both major programs in the state of South Carolina are in the top 15 of this week’s college football rankings. USC is 10th in the new Associated Press poll, 9th in the Coaches’ poll. Clemson rockets up eight spots to 13th in the AP poll. The Tigers are 15th in the Coaches’ poll. USC is coming off a stellar defensive effort in a 21-3 home win against previously undefeated Vanderbilt. The Gamecocks limited the Commodores to 77 total yards of offense. This Saturday, Carolina will play Auburn at 3:30. The game will be televised on CBS. Clemson is coming off its second straight top 25 win, outlasting Florida St. 35-30. This week, the Tigers go on the road for the first time this year. Clemson plays at (11)Virginia Tech at 6 p.m. Saturday on ESPN2. Both Carolina and Clemson are off to 4-0 starts for the first time since 2000.

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