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Florida State, after winning three games at Miami last weekend, stayed at No. 8 in this week's Baseball Weekly/ESPN Coaches Poll and held steady at No. 10 in the Baseball America poll. The Seminoles moved up one spot in the Collegiate Baseball poll to No. 13, two notches behind the Florida Gators.

Baseball America's College Top 25

The Baseball America Division I Top 25 college baseball
poll, with this season's record and last week's ranking:

(Records through April 14, 2002)

    TEAM                                      PVS
    ----                                      ---
 1. Clemson (30-4)                              1
 2. Stanford (25-8)                             2
 3. Rice (31-8)                                 3
 4. Alabama (32-5)                              4
 5. Wake Forest (28-6)                          5
 6. Georgia Tech (30-5)                         6
 7. Houston (27-10)                             7
 8. South Carolina (28-8)                       8
 9. Wichita State (24-8)                        9
10. Florida State (34-11)                      10
11. Texas (31-10)                              16
12. Mississippi (29-8)                         15
13. Long Beach State (23-10)                   14
14. Florida (26-12)                            11
15. Cal State Fullerton (23-12)                13
16. Baylor (27-12)                             17
17. Florida Atlantic (32-6)                    19
18. Texas A&M (28-13)                          18
19. Richmond (32-4)                            22
20. East Carolina (26-9)                       20
21. North Carolina (25-13)                     21
22. Nebraska (23-13)                           12
23. Arizona State (24-13)                      23
24. Oklahoma State (25-9)                      24
25. Stetson (31-5)                             NR

Dropped Out: James Madison No. 25

Collegiate Baseball Division I Poll

The Collegiate Baseball Division I Top 30 poll, with
season record, total points and previous ranking:

(Records through April 14, 2002)

    TEAM                                   PTS   PVS
    ----                                   ---   ---
 1. Clemson (30-4)                         492     1
 2. Alabama (32-5)                         491     3
 3. Stanford (25-8)                        490     2
 4. Rice (31-8)                            486     4
 5. Wake Forest (28-6)                     484     6
 6. Georgia Tech (30-5)                    482     5
 7. South Carolina (28-8)                  479     7
 8. Wichita St. (24-8)                     474     8
 9. Mississippi (29-8)                     471     9
10. Houston (27-10)                        464    11
11. Florida (26-12)                        456    12
12. North Carolina (25-13)                 453    13
13. Florida St. (34-11)                    452    14
14. Texas (31-10)                          450    15
15. Oklahoma St (25-9)                     448    17
16. Texas A&M (28-13)                      445    16
17. Baylor (27-12)                         444    18
18. Florida Atlantic (32-6)                442    20
19. Cal St. Fullerton (23-12)              440    19
20. Nebraska (23-13)                       437    10
21. Long Beach St. (23-10)                 436    21
22. Arizona St. (24-13)                    433    22
23. Richmond (32-4)                        430    23
24. Stetson (31-5)                         428    26
25. SW Missouri St. (24-6)                 425    27
26. James Madison (30-8)                   422    30
27. Louisiana State (24-13)                419    NR
28. San Diego St. (29-12)                  416    NR
29. South Alabama (23-11)                  413    NR
30. San Jose State (29-12)                 409    NR

Baseball Weekly/ESPN Top 25 Coaches' Poll

The USA Today Baseball Weekly/ESPN Top 25 College Coaches
Poll, with first-place votes in parentheses and records, as
selected by 41 Division I head baseball coaches representing
the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA):

(Records through April 14, 2002)

    TEAM                                   PTS   PVS
    ----                                   ---   ---
 1. Clemson (30-4) (28)                   1003     1
 2. Stanford (25-8) (4)                    944     2
 3. Rice (31-8) (2)                        921     3
 4. Alabama (32-5) (7)                     886     9
 5. Georgia Tech (30-5)                    884     4
 6. Wake Forest (28-6)                     805     6
 7. South Carolina (28-8)                  763     7
 8. Florida St (34-11)                     720     8
 9. Texas (31-10)                          673     9
10. Houston (27-10)                        638    12
11. Wichita St. (24-8)                     618    10
12. Mississippi (29-8)                     575    13
13. Florida (26-12)                        482    11
14. Arizona State (24-13)                  437    16
15. Baylor (27-12)                         433    17
16. Cal St. Fullerton (23-12)              348    15
17. Oklahoma St. (25-9)                    312    19
18. Long Beach State (23-13)               277    20
19. Nebraska (23-13)                       256    14
20. Texas A&M (28-13)                      235    18
21. Richmond (32-4)                        231    21
22. Stetson (31-5)                         175    25
23. East Carolina (26-9-1)                 112    23
24. Florida Atlantic (32-6)                101    NR
25. North Carolina (25-13)                  88    24

Dropped out: No. 22. Auburn

Others Receiving Votes:  LSU 83, Auburn 57, San Diego 29,
South Alabama 28, Southwest Missouri St 27, San Jose St. 25,
San Diego St. 22, Norte Dame 18, Mississippi State 16,
Ohio St. 13, Southern California 12, Texas Tech 11,
Louisiana-Lafayette 10, Oklahoma 10, North Carolina-Wilmington 9,
Cal State Northridge 9, Northwestern St. 6, James Madison 5,
Ball St. 5, Indiana 3, Coastal Carolina 3, New Orleans 2,
Arizona 2, Elon 1, Florida International 1, Arkansas 1.

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