LSU #3 In USA TODAY Coaches’ Poll
The LSU Tigers fell one spot, to number three, in this week’s USA TODAY Top 25 Coaches’ Poll.
LSU, who went 2-2 last week, including a non-conference win over Tulane, before dropping 2-of-3 games to South Carolina in an SEC series over the weekend, is now 39-6, overall, and 16-5 in SEC play.
North Carolina remains the top-ranked team this week, followed by Vanderbilt, LSU, Cal State-Fullerton, and Oregon St, in the top five, while Oregon, Virginia, Florida St., South Carolina, and North Carolina St. round out the top ten.
UCLA, Louisville, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Mississippi St. are in spots 11-15, with 16-20 consisting of Arizona St. Indiana, Ole miss, Oklahoma St., and UC-Irvine.
Rounding out the top 25 is Rice, Clemson, Kentucky, Georgia Tech, and Stanford.
LSU concludes an eight-game homestand with four games this week. They’ll host McNeese St. in a non-conference game, on Tuesday night, before hosting Florida, in a three-game, SEC series, this weekend.