College Baseball Poll - Collegiate Baseball Newspaper
For Immediate Release: Monday (May 27, 2002)
FLORIDA ST. NO. 1 IN COLLEGIATE BASEBALL NEWSPAPER (www.baseballnews.com) POLL
TUCSON, Ariz. For the second consecutive week, Florida St. (56-12) has been ranked No. 1 in Collegiate Baseball newspaper's NCAA Division I baseball poll.
The Seminoles, fresh from winning the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament over the past weekend, have now won 22 straight games.
Rice (47-11) moved up to second after winning six straight games. The Owls have also won nine consecutive games on the road. Texas (48-14), ranked third, won the Big 12 Conference tournament over the past weekend.
POLL NOTES: Several other teams are on a roll. Long Beach St. has won seven straight, Central Florida 10 in a row and Southwest Missouri St. six of its last eight.
The Collegiate Baseball Newspaper poll is the oldest college baseball poll. Its birth took place during the 1957 college baseball season.
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