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LSU jumps to No. 9 after weekend win

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Posted: Sep 3, 2013 11:02 AM by Russell Jones
Updated: Sep 3, 2013 11:57 AM
Source: LSU Sports Information

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Topics: LSU, football, TCU, rankings, offensive, lineman, la'el collins

BATON ROUGE - LSU leaped over Florida, Georgia, and Florida State to land in the top 10 of the AP college football rankings this week.

The Tigers improved from No. 12 to No. 9 after their 37-27 win over the TCU Horned Frogs this past Saturday. They also moved up to No. 11 in the USA Today Coaches Poll.

The SEC also recognized La'el Collins as their Offensive Lineman of the Week. Collins started at left tackle and helped LSU's offense rack up 80 plays for 448 yards against TCU.

The Tigers take on UAB in this week's home opener at LSU Saturday.

The AP Top 25

1. Alabama
2. Oregon
3. Ohio St.
4. Clemson
5. Stanford
6. South Carolina
7. Texas A&M
8. Louisville
9. LSU
10. Florida St.
11. Georgia
12. Florida
13. Oklahoma St.
14. Notre Dame
15. Texas
16. Oklahoma
17. Michigan
18. UCLA
19. Northwestern
20. Washington
21. Wisconsin
22. Nebraska
23. Baylor
24. TCU
25. Southern Cal

USA Today Coaches Poll

1. Alabama
2. Ohio St.
3. Oregon
4. Stanford
5. Clemson
6. South Carolina
7. Texas A&M
8. Louisville
9. Florida
10. Florida St.
11. LSU
12. Georgia
13. Notre Dame
14. Oklahoma St.
15. Oklahoma
16. Texas
17. Michigan
18. UCLA
19. Nebraska
20. Northwestern
21. Wisconsin
22. USC
23. Washington
t24. TCU
t24. Miami

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