LSU held steady in the polls this week following the Tigers' 20-17 overtime win over Auburn on Saturday.
LSU remained No. 7 in both major
polls on Sunday as the Tigers received 1,219 points in the Associated Press Top
25, followed by 1,164 in the USA Today Coaches Poll. The Harris Interactive and
the Bowl Championship Series Standings will be released on
The Tigers, winners of four
straight, stands at 5-1 overall and 4-1 in conference play following the
Auburn win. LSU steps out of conference
action for the next two weeks, hosting North
Texas on Oct. 29 at 7 p.m. followed by a Homecoming date with
Appalachian State on Nov. 5.
Southern Cal, Texas, Virginia Tech, Georgia, Alabama
and Miami (Fla.) remained Nos. 1-6 respectively in both
Other Southeastern Conference teams
in the Top 25 include Florida at No. 16 in the AP poll and No. 18 in
the USA Today Coaches poll; Auburn No. 19 in both the AP and USA Today Coaches
polls; and Tennessee at No. 23 in the AP poll and No. 25 in the coaches poll.