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Both Utah State and Utah received votes in the Coaches Poll this week after dominant victories over BYU and Stanford, respectively.

Utah and Utah State are moving up, step by step. Both the Utes and Aggies received votes in the latest Associated Press and Coaches polls released Sunday morning.

In the AP poll, Utah State has nine votes, while Utah has five. That is seventh and eighth, respectively, in the other receiving votes category.

In the Coaches Poll, Utah received 12 votes, while USU had 11. That ranks seventh and eighth, respectively, in the others receiving votes category.

The AP publishes each of the voter ballots on its website. This revealed that Utah State appeared on four voter ballots, including three at No. 25 and at No. 20 on the Albuquerque Journal's Steve Virgen's ballot. Utah is on two ballots, at No. 23 on one and No. 24 on another.

Utah (3-2, 1-2 Pac-12) snapped a two-game losing streak by dominating previously No. 14-ranked Stanford 40-21 Saturday night. The Cardinal fell out of the AP poll and to No. 24 in the Coaches Poll.

Utah State (4-1), meanwhile, cruised to a 45-20 victory over BYU at LaVell Edwards Stadium, the Aggies' fourth straight victory and second straight in the rivalry.

This is the first time Utah State has received votes in each of the two major college football polls this season.

The Utes started the year just outside the top 25 in both the Associated Press and Coaches polls and nearly reached the top 25 after their 17-6 win over Northern Illinois, but dropped following losses to top 10 Washington and Washington State.

BYU (3-3), now on a two-game losing streak, received three votes in the AP poll and four votes in the Coaches Poll last week but did not have any in either of the the latest polls.

Associated Press Top 25 poll

The Top 25 teams in The Associated Press college football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Oct. 6, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote, and previous ranking:

Record Pts Pv

1. Alabama (59) 6-0 1,522 1

2. Georgia 6-0 1,426 2

3. Ohio St. (1) 6-0 1,420 3

4. Clemson (1) 6-0 1,331 4

5. Notre Dame 6-0 1,315 6

6. West Virginia 5-0 1,174 9

7. Washington 5-1 1,098 10

8. Penn St. 4-1 1,097 11

9. Texas 5-1 956 19

10. UCF 5-0 917 12

11. Oklahoma 5-1 879 7

12. Michigan 5-1 875 15

13. LSU 5-1 794 5

14. Florida 5-1 719 22

15. Wisconsin 4-1 710 16

16. Miami 5-1 591 17

17. Oregon 4-1 505 18

18. Kentucky 5-1 485 13

19. Colorado 5-0 419 21

20. NC State 5-0 342 23

21. Auburn 4-2 335 8

22. Texas A&M 4-2 257 NR

23. South Florida 5-0 144 NR

24. Mississippi St. 4-2 136 NR

25. Cincinnati 6-0 114 NR

Others receiving votes: Iowa 87, Stanford 59, Washington St. 46, San Diego St. 24, TCU 20, Appalachian St. 11, Utah St. 9, Utah 5, South Carolina 2, Hawaii 1.

Coaches Top 25 poll

The Amway Top 25 football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Oct. 6, total points based on 25 points for first place through one point for 25th, and previous ranking:

Record Pts Pvs

1. Alabama (61) 6-0 1,597 1

2. Georgia 6-0 1,496 2

3. Ohio State (1) 6-0 1,476 3

4. Clemson (2) 6-0 1,433 4

5. Notre Dame 6-0 1,348 7

6. West Virginia 5-0 1,249 8

7. Washington 5-1 1,148 10

8. Penn State 4-1 1,136 11

9. Central Florida 5-0 932 13

10. Wisconsin 4-1 916 12

11. Oklahoma 5-1 903 5

12. LSU 5-1 858 6

13. Michigan 5-1 846 16

14. Texas 5-1 833 20

15. Miami (Fla.) 5-1 657 17

16. Florida 5-1 633 NR

17. Oregon 4-1 558 18

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18. Colorado 5-0 513 22

19. North Carolina State 5-0 413 25

20. Kentucky 5-1 381 15

21. Auburn 4-2 357 9

22. Texas A&M 4-2 205 NR

23. South Florida 5-0 185 NR

24. Stanford 4-2 156 14

25. Cincinnati 6-0 133 NR

Others receiving votes: Washington State 113; Iowa 89; Mississippi State 67; Appalachian State 38; TCU 33; San Diego State 25; Utah 12; Utah State 11; South Carolina 10; Duke 8; Troy 8; Boise State 6; Hawaii 6; Syracuse 6; Virginia Tech 2; Alabama-Birmingham 1; Army 1; Fresno State 1; Michigan State 1.