USA TODAY Sports Coaches Poll: Where Vols are ranked after second loss

Tennessee (9-2, 4-2 SEC) lost at South Carolina (7-4, 4-4 SEC), 63-38, Saturday in Week 12.

The Vols will conclude regular-season play Nov. 26 at Vanderbilt. Kickoff between Tennessee and the Commodores is slated for 7:30 p.m. EST (SEC Network).

Tennessee’s 2022 regular-season schedule features home games against Ball State (W, 59-10), Akron (W, 63-6), Florida (W, 38-33), Alabama (W, 52-49), UT Martin (W, 65-24), Kentucky (W, 44-6) and Missouri (W, 66-24).

The Vols’ 2022 schedule features road contests at Pittsburgh (W, 34-27 OT) in the second edition of the Johnny Majors ClassicLSU (W, 40-13), Georgia (L, 27-13), South Carolina (L, 63-38) and Vanderbilt.

2022 Tennessee’s football schedule: Vols Wire’s downloadable schedule wallpaper

The latest USA TODAY Sports AFCA Coaches Poll was released Sunday ahead of Week 13. Below is the USA TODAY Sports AFCA Coaches Poll top 25 following Week 12.

Georgia

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Ohio State

Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports

Michigan

Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports

TCU

Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports

USC

Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports

LSU

John David Mercer-USA TODAY Sports

Alabama

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Clemson

John David Mercer-USA TODAY Sports

Oregon

Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

Tennessee

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Washington

James Snook-USA TODAY Sports

Kansas State

Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports

Utah

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Notre Dame

Matt Cashore-USA TODAY Sports

Florida State

Melina Vastola-USA TODAY Sports

North Carolina

Craig Jones /Allsport

UCLA

Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

Ole Miss

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Tulane

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Cincinnati

Joseph Maiorana-USA TODAY Sports

Oregon State

Scott Olmos-USA TODAY Sports

Coastal Carolina

Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports

Texas

Michael C. Johnson-USA TODAY Sports

UTSA

John Gutierrez-USA TODAY Sports

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