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Florida State, after sweeping Georgia Tech, moved up to No. 5 in this week's Baseball Weekly/ESPN Coaches Poll, was up two spots to No. 8 in the Baseball America poll, and came in at No. 10 in the Collegiate Baseball poll, one place ahead of 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 21, 2002)

    TEAM                                      PVS
    ----                                      ---
 1. Clemson (34-5)                              1
 2. Rice (35-8)                                 3
 3. Wake Forest (33-6)                          5
 4. Stanford (27-10)                            2
 5. South Carolina (31-9)                       8
 6. Mississippi (32-9)                         12
 7. Alabama (34-7)                              4
 8. Florida State (38-12)                      10
 9. Texas (34-10)                              11
10. Houston (29-12)                             7
11. Cal State Fullerton (27-12)                15
12. Florida (30-12)                            14
13. Wichita State (27-10)                       9
14. Georgia Tech (32-8)                         6
15. Long Beach State (25-12)                   13
16. Baylor (29-14)                             16
17. Florida Atlantic (34-7)                    17
18. East Carolina (29-10)                      20
19. North Carolina (28-14)                     21
20. Nebraska (26-14)                           22
21. Richmond (35-6)                            19
22. Texas A&M (31-15)                          18
23. Cal State Northridge (29-13)               NR
24. South Alabama (28-11)                      NR
25. San Diego State (33-13)                    NR

Dropped Out: Arizona State (No. 23), Oklahoma State (No. 24),
Stetson (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 21, 2002)

    TEAM                                   PTS   PVS
    ----                                   ---   ---
 1. Clemson (34-5)                         493     1
 2. Rice (35-8)                            490     4
 3. Alabama (34-7)                         487     2
 4. Stanford (27-10)                       485     3
 5. Wake Forest (33-6)                     484     5
 6. South Carolina (31-9)                  481     7
 7. Mississippi (32-9)                     476     9
 8. Texas (34-10)                          472    14
 9. North Carolina (28-14)                 468    12
10. Florida St. (38-12)                    465    13
11. Florida (30-12)                        461    11
12. Houston (29-10)                        460    10
13. Georgia Tech (32-8)                    457     6
14. Wichita St. (27-10)                    454     8
15. Nebraska (26-14)                       450    20
16. Oklahoma St (29-11)                    444    15
17. Cal St. Fullerton (27-12)              443    19
18. Baylor (29-14)                         441    17
19. Texas A&M (31-15)                      439    16
20. Florida Atlantic (34-7)                436    18
21. Richmond (35-6)                        433    23
22. Long Beach St. (25-12)                 430    21
23. Southern California (24-16)            428    NR
24. South Alabama (28-11)                  425    29
25. James Madison (33-9)                   424    26
26. Cal. St. Northridge (29-13)            420    NR
27. San Diego St. (33-12)                  419    28
28. San Jose State (33-12)                 414    30
29. Louisville (25-10)                     413    NR
30. Arizona St. (25-15)                    410    22

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 21, 2002)

    TEAM                                   PTS   PVS
    ----                                   ---   ---
 1. Clemson (34-5) (35)                   1019     1
 2. Rice (35-8) (6)                        966     3
 3. Wake Forest (33-6)                     883     6
 4. Stanford (27-10)                       877     2
 5. Florida St (38-12)                     837     8
 6. South Carolina (31-9)                  833     7
 7. Alabama (34-7)                         759     4
 8. Texas (34-10)                          748     9
 9. Mississippi (32-9)                     665    12
10. Georgia Tech (32-8)                    644     5
11. Houston (29-12)                        584    10
12. Florida (30-12)                        562    13
13. Wichita St. (27-10)                    520    11
14. Cal St. Fullerton (27-12)              510    16
15. Baylor (29-14)                         435    15
16. Nebraska (26-14)                       336    19
17. Arizona State (25-15)                  282    14
18. Oklahoma St. (29-11)                   275    17
19. Texas A&M (31-15)                      208    20
20. Long Beach State (25-12)               193    18
21. Florida Atlantic (34-7)                178    24
22. East Carolina (29-10-1)                176    23
23. North Carolina (28-14)                 158    25
24. Richmond (35-6)                        135    21
25. South Alabama (28-11)                   67    NR

Dropped out: No. 22 Stetson

Others Receiving Votes: San Jose State 59, Stetson 42, Notre Dame 40,
Cal State Nothridge 40, Southern Cal. 39, Southwest Missouri State 34,
Auburn 30, Texas Tech 24, San Diego State 22, LSU 21, Ohio State 20,
San Diego 16, Northwestern State 15, UL-Lafayette 14, Louisville 7,
Georgia 7, UNC-Wilmington 6, Oklahoma 6, Arkansas 6, Florida Int. 5,
James Madison 5, California 5, Mississippi State 4, Illinois 3,
Arizona 3, Miami 1, New Orleans 1.

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