ARLINGTON, TEXAS – DECEMBER 29: Trevor Lawrence #16 of the Clemson Tigers looks on before the game against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish during the College Football Playoff Semifinal Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic at AT&T Stadium on December 29, 2018 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)The official Associated Press college football preseason top 25 poll will be released later this month.In the meantime, media outlets are updating their college football preseason top 25 polls heading into the season.Sporting News has updated its preseason top 25 poll.Alabama, not Clemson, is No. 1 in the poll.Here’s the top 10:AlabamaClemsonGeorgiaOhio StateOklahomaTexasLSUFloridaNotre DameMichiganClemson is the near-unanimous preseason No. 1 in most polls, so having Alabama at No. 1 here is a bit of a surprise.It’s hard to argue against what Nick Saban is bringing back, though.You can view the full poll here.
The Niagara Regional Police Service is asking the public for help in locating a missing 23-year-old woman. Laura Heather McIntosh was last seen at her home on Effingham St. near Tice Rd. in Pelham, Ont. after being dropped off by a friend at 4:30 p.m. on Sunday.She is described as six-feet tall, with a medium build, purple hair and a pierced septum. Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to contact Niagara police 3 District in Welland at 905-688-4111 ext 3300.