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LSU and Florida have a lot on the line this weekend

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

LSU has a chance to make a big statement against the No. 1 Florida Gators this weekend at The Box.

The Tigers (37-16, 17-10) are on a nine-game winning streak and are looking to improve their postseason seeding. 

Florida is one game ahead of South Carolina in the SEC East, while Texas A&M and Mississippi State are tied in the West.

There are several important series in the SEC this weekend:
Ole Miss at Texas A&M  
South Carolina at Alabama 
Arkansas at Mississippi State 

SEC WEST STANDINGS:

TEXAS A&M 39-12 18-9
MISS. STATE 37-14-1 18-9
OLE MISS 39-14 17-10
LSU 37-16 17-10
ALABAMA 31-21 15-12
AUBURN 23-30 8-19
ARKANSAS 26-26 7-20

SEC EAST STANDINGS:

FLORIDA 43-9 18-8
SOUTH CAROLINA 39-13 17-9
VANDERBILT 38-15 15-12
KENTUCKY 30-23 13-14
GEORGIA 26-27 10-17
MISSOURI 25-27 8-19
TENNESSEE 27-26 7-20

It will be a weekend filled with drama, with a lot on the line in both divisions of the SEC. First pitch between LSU and Florida is set for Thursday at 6:30 p.m. in Alex Box Stadium. The game will air on ESPNU.

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