By NEMS Daily Journal
OXFORD – The Ole Miss Rebels will start the season at No. 24 according to Baseball America.
The newspaper released its preseason college baseball rankings Wednesday with Texas at No. 1 and Virginia, the team that won the Oxford Super Regional and kept the Rebels from the College World Series last spring, at No. 2.
No. 3 LSU, No. 7 Florida, No. 10 South Carolina, No. 17 Arkansas and No. 22 Georgia are the other SEC teams in the field.
The Rebels went 44-20 last year and shared the SEC regular season championship with LSU.