LSU ranked No. 13 in preseason coaches poll

LSU ranked No. 13 in preseason coaches poll

BATON ROUGE, LA (WVUE) - The LSU Tigers are No. 13 in the Amway Coaches Poll. It is the 15th straight time LSU football debuted as a top 25 team.

Ohio State and TCU are ranked No. 1 and No. 2, respectively.

LSU will face four other teams ranked in the preseason top 25, all from the SEC. No. 3 Alabama, No. 7 Auburn, No. 15 Ole Miss and No. 20 Arkansas.

Other SEC teams receiving votes include Mississippi State, Texas A&M, South Carolina and Florida.

LSU football reports to camp on Wednesday. Their first practice is Thursday.

The Tigers kickoff the season Sept. 5 at home against McNeese State.

Here is a breakdown of the top 25.

Rank, Team (First-Place Votes), Points
1. Ohio State, (62), 1598
2. TCU, (1), 1487
3. Alabama, (1), 1452
4. Baylor, 1365
5. Oregon, 1260
6. Michigan State, 1230
7. Auburn, 1103
8. Florida State, 1057
9. Georgia, 1026
10. USC, 1014
11. Notre Dame, 883
12. Clemson, 838
13. LSU, 727
14. UCLA, 697
15. Ole Miss, 668
16. Arizona State, 577
17. Georgia Tech, 573
18. Wisconsin, 470
19. Oklahoma, 407
20. Arkansas, 377
21. Stanford, 365
22. Arizona, 299
23. Missouri, 229
24. Boise State, 190
25. Tennessee, 166

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