Mizzou Ranked No. 17 in Coaches Poll

Posted by bfreeman on October 17, 2012

The first USA Today/Coaches Basketball poll features the Missouri Tigers as the 17th ranked team in the nation.

Fellow SEC teams Kentucky (#3) and Florida (#10) were ranked ahead of Missouri and December opponent UCLA (#13) was ranked as well.

Click here for the full preseason USA Today/Coaches poll.

Earlier today, the Sporting News  revealed the Tigers as their number 10 team entering the 2012-2013 season.

You can read more from the Sporting News here.

Missouri begins their exhibition season October 29th at 7pm at Mizzou Arena when they take on Northwest Missouri State.