LSU will start the 2011 football season ranked No. 4 in the Preseason USA Today Coaches Poll released today. The Tigers received two first place votes.
Oklahoma is No. 1, followed by Alabama and Oregon, whom LSU will play in its season opener.
Eight SEC teams made the Top 25: Alabama (2nd), LSU (4th), South Carolina (12th), Arkansas (14th), Auburn (19th), Mississippi State (20th), Georgia (22nd) and Florida (23rd). Click here
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