Originally written on The Bull Gator  |  Last updated 11/18/14
The preseason No. 1 is no longer the regular season No. 1. For the first time during the 2012 season, the Florida Gators are not No. 1 in the Baseball America Top 25. After going 1-3 last week, the Gators fell to No. 7 in the poll. To make matters worse, Florida’s chief rival and next opponent – the Florida State Seminoles – took over the top spot. Since defeating the Seminoles 4-1 on March 27, the Gators have headed in the wrong direction. Florida has gone 2-5 in their seven games since and has fallen to 25-7 on the season. Florida State, on the other hand, has gone 6-1 since that game and head into Tuesday night’s matchup with a serious amount of momentum. This will be the last of three games during the regular season between the two state schools. The Gators currently lead the series 2-0. The rest of the top 25 was shaken up as well. Future SEC program Texas A&M and current SEC program Kentucky took the No. 2 and No. 3 rankings after both teams rose five spots. After winning ...
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