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NCAA decision on Power Five will widen the divide

By Ferd Lewis

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Aug 07, 2014

~~<p>Remarkably, it was just seven years ago that the University of Hawaii was one of three non-Power Five conference teams ranked in the preseason Top 25 football polls.</p>
<p>When the first of this year's preseason polls -- the Amway Coaches Poll (formerly the USA Today/Coaches Poll) -- came out last week, there were no teams outside the big five to be found.</p>
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Remarkably, it was just seven years ago that the University of Hawaii was one of three non-Power Five conference teams ranked in the preseason Top 25 football polls.

When the first of this year's preseason polls -- the Amway Coaches Poll (formerly the USA Today/Coaches Poll) -- came out last week, there were no teams outside the big five to be found. Login for more...



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