BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - LSU is projected to be a No. 10 seed in USA Today's latest NCAA Tournament prediction.
The Tigers (16-9, 9-3) are currently tied for first place in the SEC with the Kentucky Wildcats after beating Texas A&M, 76-71, Saturday in the PMAC.
LSU hosts Alabama in the PMAC on Wednesday at 8 p.m. and then travels to Knoxville to play Tennessee at 4:30 p.m. Saturday.
ESPN's Joe Lunardi projects LSU to be a No. 7 seed, heading to St. Louis to play No. 10 seeded Syracuse, with the winner advancing to play either Xavier or UAB.