Tigers crack ESPN’s post-spring power rankings

Tigers crack ESPN’s post-spring power rankings
LSU quarterback Joe Burrow (Source: Photo by: Josh Auzenne/WAFB)

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The excitement is back for LSU football this season and the team continues to get preseason recognition.

The Tigers are ranked No. 9 in ESPN’s post-spring college football rankings released Friday.

LSU is one of seven SEC teams ranked in the top 25:

  • (2) Alabama
  • (3) Georgia
  • (8) Florida
  • (9) LSU
  • (12) Texas A&M
  • (18) Auburn
  • (25) Mississippi State

The Texas Longhorns, LSU’s Saturday, Sept. 7 opponent, are ranked No. 11 in the preseason poll.

The Top 10:

  • (1) Clemson
  • (2) Alabama
  • (3) Georgia
  • (4) Oklahoma
  • (5) Ohio State
  • (6) Notre Dame
  • (7) Michigan
  • (8) Florida
  • (9) LSU
  • (10) Oregon

The Tigers open the season against Georgia Southern on Saturday, Aug. 31, in Tiger Stadium.

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