BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - Vanderbilt has built a solid baseball reputation over the years. The Commodores have opened the season in the top 10 seven times over the past ten seasons.
Besides Vanderbilt, LSU is ranked No. 2, Florida No. 6, South Carolina No. 13 and the Mississippi State Bulldogs are ranked No. 14.
2014 runner-up, Virginia is ranked fourth, one of six Atlantic Coast Conference teams in the Top 25. That leads all other conferences.
American Athletic Conference member Houston is ranked No. 3. Texas Tech of the Big 12 Conference is NO. 5.
Baseball American 2015 Preseason Poll
5. Texas Tech
8. Oklahoma State
23.Cal State Fullerton