POSTED: Monday, November 4, 2013 - 5:30pm
UPDATED: Monday, November 4, 2013 - 5:34pm
BATON ROUGE, LA — While on its first bye week of the 2013 season, the LSU football team advanced one spot in the AP Top 25 and the USA Today Coaches Poll released on Sunday morning.
LSU (7-2, 3-2 SEC) was ranked No. 10 by the writers and No. 12 by the coaches.
The Tigers travel to face No. 1-ranked Alabama (8-0, 5-0 SEC) on Saturday at 7 p.m. CT on CBS. It will be the fifth top-10 matchup in the past six meetings of the SEC Western Division powerhouses.