LSU is ranked No. 9 in Baseball America’s preseason top 25 and No. 12 in Perfect Game’s poll, both released Monday morning.
The Tigers join seven other Southeastern Conference teams in Baseball America’s poll and six in Perfect Game’s rankings: No. 7/7 South Carolina, No. 8/6 Mississippi State, No. 10/11 Vanderbilt, No. 21/21 Alabama, No. 23/15 Florida, No. 24/19 Texas A&M and No. 25 Arkansas. Arkansas is no ranked by Perfect Game.