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LSU moves up one spot in baseball polls


LSU moved up one spot to number 3 in this week's Collegiate Baseball Top 30 and number 8 in Baseball America's Top 25 Poll.

It was a busy week for the Tigers and a perfect one at that. LSU won five games in five days improving their record to 14-2.

The Tigers beat both Sacred Heart and Northwestern 8-1 to start the week and ended it by sweeping Purdue 10-0, 4-2 and 7-3.

The Ragin' Cajuns of UL-Lafayette check in at number 6 and number 10 with a record of 13-2.

Vanderbilt is ranked number 4 and will host LSU this weekend in the Tigers SEC opener.

LSU plays host to Nicholls State (8-8) at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday. Junior right-hander Brady Domangue (1-0) will start on the mound for the Tigers.

This week's schedule:

March 11 (Tue.) – NICHOLLS STATE, 6:30 p.m.

March 12 (Wed.) – SOUTHERN, 6:30 p.m. (Cox Sports Television)

March 14 (Fri) – at Vanderbilt, 6:30 p.m.

March 15 (Sat.) – at Vanderbilt, 2:15 p.m. (Fox Sports net)

March 16 (Sun.) – at Vanderbilt, 1 p.m.

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