LSU is ranked No. 3 in the USA Today/NFCA Division I Softball Preseason Poll.
The SEC dominates the top five with four selections. Two-time defending National Champion Florida leads the way at No. 1, followed by Michigan (2), LSU (3), Auburn (4) and Alabama (5).
The Tigers received two first place votes in the top 25 poll.
LSU opens the season against Ohio State on Friday, Feb. 12 in Tiger Park.
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