Florida, which has won six straight games over Top 10-ranked opponents, outscoring them 49-14, returned to No. 1 in the D1Baseball Top 25 rankings Monday.
The Florida pitching staff combined for 36 strikeouts with just six walks in three games against Vanderbilt, posting a 2.33 earned run average and limiting the Commodores to a .163 batting average.
Florida wraps up its home stand Tuesday against Florida Gulf Coast at 6 p.m. The Gators will hit the road this weekend for a three-game series at Tennessee beginning Friday night.
Junior Jonathan India was named the SEC Player of the Week for his performance against No. 5 Florida State and No. 8 Vanderbilt.
India went 6-for-13 last week with two home runs, five runs scored and four RBI as he helped lead the Gators to four wins over Top 10 ranked opponents. He now has five home runs in SEC play are tied for the most in the conference.
With a hit in every game last week, India extended his career-best hitting streak to 15 games. In that span, he is batting .551 (27-for-49) with a 1.143 slugging percentage and .629 on-base percentage. He has seven home runs and 16 RBI in that span.
|Rank||Team||Overall Record||Record Last Week||Previous Rank|
|San Diego State||18-9||2-2||23|