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USC football: Trojans ranked No. 15 in AP poll

USC is ranked No. 15 in preseason Associated Press poll

USC is ranked No. 15 in the preseason Associated Press media poll, which was released Sunday.

Florida State is the top-ranked team, Alabama second, Oregon third, Oklahoma fourth and Ohio State fifth.

UCLA is ranked No. 7.

Los Angeles Times reporters do not vote in the poll.

USC, coming off a 10-4 season, was ranked No. 15 in the coaches poll, which was released in July.

The Trojans, under first-year Coach Steve Sarkisian, are preparing for their Aug. 30 opener against Fresno State.

USC defeated Fresno State, 45-20, in the Las Vegas Bowl last season.

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