Dec. 23, 2009


Texas tops Collegiate Baseball Preseason Poll 


The Texas Longhorns, under head coach Augie Garrido (right), sit atop the 2010 Collegiate Baseball Preseason Poll.


The national runner-up a season ago, Texas returns several outstanding pitchers, including Taylor Jungmann, Chance Ruffin, Cole Green, Brandon Workman and Austin Dicharry.


The LSU Tigers, the defending national champion, is second in the poll. Virginia, Cal State Fullerton and Arizona State, all teams which reached the College World Series in 2009, round out the top five. Six through 10 include Georgia Tech, Florida State, UC Irvine, Florida and Oregon State.


Click here to view entire poll.



(photos courtesy of Texas Media Relations Office)