LSU will start with their highest preseason ranking since 2012. The Tigers, via the Amway Preseason Coaches Poll, were ranked No. 6 in today’s official preseason Top 25 rankings. Six SEC teams are listed. View the poll below:

1. Alabama (55)
2. Clemson (7)
3. Oklahoma
4. Florida State (1)
5. Ohio State
6. LSU
7. Stanford
8. Michigan
9. Notre Dame
10. Tennessee (1)

11. Michigan State
12. Mississippi
13. Houston
14. Texas Christian
15. Iowa
16. Georgia
17. Southern California
18. Washington
19. Oklahoma State
20. North Carolina
21. Baylor
22. Oregon
23. Louisville
24. UCLA
25. Florida

LSU’s season opener opponent, the Wisconsin Badgers, find themselves just sitting outside the top twenty-five.

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