Cajuns #29 In This Week’s USA Today Coaches Poll, LSU Slips To #3
Louisiana’s Ragin’ Cajun baseball team, fresh off a sweep of ULM Warhawks in their 2013 Sun Belt Conference opening series of the year over the weekend, is ranked #29 in this week’s USA Today Baseball Top 25 Coaches Poll, which was released on Monday.
Louisiana, who is off to an outstanding 16-3 start on the year, hosts Southern on Tuesday night, in non-conference action, before traveling to Murfreesboro, Tennessee this weekend, to take on the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders, in a three-game series.
The LSU Tigers, who won 2-of-3 games over the weekend against Mississippi St. in a three-game, weekend, SEC series, slips one spot this week, to #3.
The Tigers, who are 18-2 on the season, will host Northwestern St. on Wednesday, in non-conference action, before hosting Auburn, this weekend, in an SEC series.
North Carolina stays in the top spot this week, followed by Vanderbilt, LSU, Oregon St., and Florida St. in the top five.
6-10 has South Carolina, UCLA, Ole Miss, Cal State-Fullerton, and Kentucky.
At 11-15, it’s Georgia Tech, Oregon, Virginia, Louisville, and Mississippi St.
16-20 consists of Oklahoma, Arkansas, North Carolina St., Stanford, and Oklahoma St.
Finally, at 21-25, it’s Arizona St., Notre Dame, UC-Irvine, Central Arkansas, and Cal Poly.