Baseball America released its Top 25 College Baseball Rankings for March 2. At the top once again is Vanderbilt who really had a strong weekend scoring in double figures four out of five games.
LSU stayed right behind at No. 2 this week but we finally have movement in the top 5. Houston struggled this week going 2-3 with a four game split with Columbia and fell to No. 8 this week. Virginia moved up one spot to No. 3 and Florida leapfrogged No. 5 Texas Tech to moved to No. 4.
The SEC is dominating the Top 10 with four teams ranked (No. 1 Vanderbilt, No. 2 LSU, No. 4 Florida, and No. 9 Mississippi State).
The state of Texas has seven teams in the Top 25 starting with No. 5 Texas Tech and including No. 7 TCU, No. 8 Houston, No. 14 Texas, No. 15 Rice, No. 22 Texas A&M, and No. 23 Dallas Baptist.
|2. Louisiana State||10-1||4-0||2|
|5. Texas Tech||9-1||1-0||5|
|7. Texas Christian||7-1||1-0||7|
|9. Mississippi State||13-0||5-0||13|
|10. Oklahoma State||7-4||3-1||10|
|12. South Carolina||7-2||1-1||12|
|13. Central Florida||10-1||3-1||15|
|18. Arizona State||7-4||3-1||18|
|20. North Carolina||6-3||2-1||19|
|21. Florida State||8-3||4-0||25|
|22. Texas A&M||12-0||5-0||NR|
|23. Dallas Baptist||6-1||0-0||23|
|24. UC Santa Barbara||8-3||2-2||22|
|25. Southern California
|Dropped Out: Kennesaw State (21), Mississippi (24)|
Eric Bynum is Managing Editor here at BaseballdeWorld. He spent three years as an ESL teacher in South Korea, and is now working on his master's degree in history with a focus on baseball and WWII. He has played and/or written about baseball for the past 30 years and is an avid Atlanta Braves fan.