The defending national champion LSU Tigers have released their 2010 baseball schedule. The Tigers will defend their title with 38 games at Alex Box Stadium, including a 12-game homestand to open the season.
The season kicks off February 19-21 with in-state Centenary traveling to Baton Rouge for a three game set, followed by a mid-week game against the McNeese State Cowboys on February 24. William & Mary will then travel to Alex Box Stadium for a weekend set February 26-28. After that, the Tigers will host Pepperdine and Brown before ending their homestand against Louisiana-Monroe on March 9. Big 12 foe Kansas will travel to Baton Rouge for a weekend series March 12-14, and the Bayou Bengals will begin SEC conference play on March 19-21 when they host the Arkansas Razorbacks.
LSU will leave the state for the first time when it travels to Tennessee to take on the Volunteers March 26-28. The Georgia Bulldogs will visit Alex Box April 2-4, and LSU will head to Auburn to face the Tigers April 9-11. Alabama is next on the conference slate, with the Crimson Tide visiting the Tigers April 16-18. LSU will then hit the road for two consecutive road series, playing at Ole Miss April 23-25 and at Florida April 30-May 2.
The Tigers will round out the conference schedule with a home series against Vanderbilt May 7-9, a road series at Kentucky May 14-16, and a three game home set against the Mississippi State Bulldogs on May 20-22.
The SEC Tournament will will be from Wednesday, May 26 through Sunday, May 30 at Regions Park in Hoover, Alabama.