Gamecocks hold onto No. 1 spot in Baseball America poll

03/17/2014 1:22 PM

03/17/2014 1:35 PM

South Carolina stayed put at No. 1 in the Baseball America Top 25 after winning two of three games against Ole Miss.

The Gamecocks (18-1) are trailed by Florida State, Virginia, Oregon State, Louisiana-Lafayette and Vanderbilt in the weekly ranking, released Monday.

Kentucky (14-6), the next weekend SEC foe on the USC schedule, dropped out of the Top 25 after losing two of three to Alabama.

The staff of Baseball America determines the Top 25 rankings.

Team W-L Last Week    Previous Ranking
1. South Carolina 18-1    3-1 1
2. Florida State 17-2 5-0 2
3. Virginia 15-3 4-0 3
4. Oregon State 18-3 4-0 4
5. Louisiana-Lafayette 17-2 4-0 6
6. Vanderbilt 18-3 3-1 7
7. Cal Poly 17-3 6-0 11
8. Louisiana State 17-4 3-2 8
9. Cal State Fullerton 10-7 2-2 9
10. North Carolina State    14-5 1-3 5
11. Rice 15-6 5-0 15
12. Oregon 14-5 2-1 12
13. Clemson 12-6 3-1 14
14. Louisville 15-4 5-0 17
15. Texas 15-6 2-2 10
16. Sam Houston State 16-4 3-1 18
17. North Carolina 14-5 4-2 19
18. Tennessee 17-2 3-1 22
19. UC Santa Barbara 13-3 3-1 23
20. Mississippi 17-4 3-2 21
21. Mississippi State 15-8 3-1 24
22. UCLA 12-7 4-0 25
23. Houston 15-3 4-0 NR
24. San Diego 14-4 4-0 NR
25. Miami 11-9 1-4 13

Dropped out: Indiana (16), Kentucky (20)

 

Join the Discussion

The State is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Terms of Service