It's time for college baseball Tiger fans!  The LSU baseball team is getting ready to kick of their 2016 this Friday night at home in Baton Rouge.

The LSU Tigers baseball team haven't even played a game yet this year but have been ranker 12th or higher in every college baseball preseason poll.

LSU is ranked #11 in the Baseball America poll,  #5 by Perfect Game, #7 by and the Collegiate Baseball preseason college baseball polls.

Last year the Tigers baseball team finished the year at an impressive 54 - 12 on the year.  They breezed through the regionals and super regionals and made it to Omaha for the College World Series where they lost two of three games and were eliminated.

The Tigers will be looking to repeat that success again this year as they start the 2016 season this Friday night February 19th against Cincinnati. Friday night's game is set for 7:00 p.m. and will be televised on the SEC Network Plus.