The preseason Amway Coaches Poll, a weekly poll conducted by a panel of head coaches at FBS schools, was released today. The Tigers will start the season at No. 12 in the poll.
This is the 17th straight season the team has been ranked in the poll, according to LSU Sports Information.
The top spot went to Alabama, followed by Ohio State (2), Florida State (3), Southern California (4) and Clemson (5).
LSU’s season opener against BYU is scheduled for Sept. 2 in Houston.
— LSU Football (@LSUfootball) August 3, 2017