LSU, Alabama stay put in coaches poll ahead of top-10 showdown _lowres

Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG -- LSU wide receiver Travin Dural (83) runs after the catch as Western Kentucky defensive back Marcus Ward (8) dives in vain during the first half Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015, in Tiger Stadium.

After an off week for both teams, LSU and Alabama remained at No. 4 and No. 7, respectively, in this week’s USA Today/coaches poll. LSU held onto its lone first-place vote.