LSU baseball pregame: Tigers vs. Houston in Baton Rouge regional final _lowres

LSU head coach Paul Mainieri talks to his team after their 5-4 loss to Houston in an NCAA college baseball regional tournament game in Baton Rouge, La., Sunday, June 1, 2014. Houston won 5-4. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)x

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LSU is No. 9 in D1Baseball’s preseason top-25 released Monday morning.

The Tigers are the fourth-ranked Southeastern Conference team behind No. 1 Vanderbilt, No. 2 Florida and No. 5 South Carolina. There are eight SEC teams in the top-25, posted on the outlet’sredesigned website. LSU avoids Florida and Vanderbilt on the its 10-team conference schedule.

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