LSU moved up to No. 14 in the Associated Press Top 25 poll and moved up two spots to No. 15 in the coaches poll released Sunday morning.
Auburn hopped past Alabama after a 35-31 victory at Mississippi on Saturday. Ole Miss dropped five spots to No. 12.
The Crimson Tide is ranked No. 4 in the AP Top 25 and the coaches poll
The Tigers (7-2, 3-2 Southeastern) were off this week and host Alabama (7-1, 4-1) at 7 Saturday night in Tiger Stadium.
The Tigers have lost three straight to coach Nick Saban and the Tide, including the 21-0 debacle in the BCS national championship game in New Orleans.