2/24 Baseball Top 25 Rankings

1#1 LSU Baseball 2014 PreviewLSUStayed undefeated by beating SELA in a tough midweek game and won their own tournament over the weekend.1
2#7 Florida State Baseball 2014 PreviewFlorida StateBeat Georgia twice and Jacksonville once. Luke Weaver turned in another solid performance on the mound.5
3#6 Virginia Baseball 2014 PreviewVirginiaSwept a dangerous ECU team over the weekend. Brandon Downes hit 2 home runs off top prospect Jeff Hoffman.6
4#3 North Carolina State Baseball 2014 PreviewNorth Carolina StateRebounded from Canisius loss to go 6-0 on the week. Carlos Rodon pitched better, throwing 8 innings in Friday's win.7
5#16 Oregon Baseball 2014 PreviewOregonImproved to 7-0 with weekend series win against Loyola Marymount. Have showdown with Cal State Fullerton.8
6#19 Vanderbilt Baseball 2014 PreviewVanderbiltWent 4-0 on the week. Swept Illinois-Chicago, allowing just two runs over the three games, while scoring 28.9
7#2 Oregon State Baseball 2014 PreviewOregon StateLost games to Nebraska and MSU to open the weekend, but rebounded to knock off Indiana in the weekend finale.2
8#4 Cal State Fullerton Baseball 2014 PreviewCal State FullertonLost midweek game to USC and a 19 inning affair with San Francisco on Friday, but won the final two of the weekend.3
9#14 South Carolina Baseball 2014 PreviewSouth CarolinaWent 4-0 on the week. Great start to the season, as the Gamecocks haven't allowed a run in the last 51 innings.13
10#9 Louisville Baseball 2014 PreviewLouisvilleBeat EKU in a midweek game and won weekend series with Western Michigan. Cole Sturgeon had 6 RBIs in Friday win.10
11#18 Rice Baseball 2014 PreviewRiceLost a midweek game to Houston, but came back to score 35 runs in weekend sweep of Purdue, including 23 on Sunday.15
12#17 Clemson Baseball 2014 PreviewClemsonSwept their weekend series with Maine. Scored 9 runs in 2 innings on Scott Heath, who was dominant vs Miami.18
13#15 Oklahoma State Baseball 2014 PreviewOklahoma StateWent 5-1 on the week, taking three of four from Oakland. Zach Fish and Donnie Walton are both hitting over .400.14
14#22 Miami (FL) Baseball 2014 PreviewMiami (FL)Took series against Florida. Got solid starts staff and freshman Zack Collins broke out of slump with a 3-run homer.22
15Cal Poly Baseball Top 25 RankingsCal PolyAdded on to great start by beating UCLA in weekend series. Freshman Slater Lee threw complete game 2 hitter.24
16#11 Florida Baseball 2014 PreviewFloridaLost weekend series to Miami, but beat UNF and UCF in midweek games. Pitching staff work in progress.11
17#5 Mississippi State Baseball 2014 PreviewMississippi StateBad week. Lost midweek game to Memphis and split weekend series with Holy Cross. Pitching staff needs to improve.4
18#12 North Carolina Baseball 2014 PreviewNorth CarolinaDisappointing start. Lost series to Charleston on Monday, but salvaged series against Xavier by winning final two.12
19#21 UC Santa Barbara Baseball 2014 PreviewUC Santa BarbaraOpened season a week later than expected due to weather, but went 3-1 and took the weekend series from SJSU.21
20#24 Mississippi Baseball 2014 PreviewMississippiWon their midweek game with UT-Martin and took 2 of 3 from Georgia State. Chris Ellis threw a complete game shutout.23
21#10 UCLA Baseball 2014 PreviewUCLALost their weekend series to Cal Poly. James Kaprelian was great in the one weekend win, allowing only 1 ER over 7 IP.17
22#8 Indiana Baseball 2014 PreviewIndianaReally struggling early this season. Went 1-2 at on the weekend, losing to Oregon State and Utah. A lot of talent though.16
23#20 Oklahoma Baseball 2014 PreviewOklahomaLost two at the UCF Tournament to host UCF and Ohio State, but did win a pair of week games and beat Citadel.20
24Kentucky Baseball Top 25 RankingsKentuckyLost midweek game to USC-Upstate, but swept St. Johns. Also have victories over Virginia and UNC-Wilmington.NR
25Texas Baseball Top 25 RankingsTexasRebounded from season opening split with California to win their series with a quality Stanford team.NR