Tennessee is coming off a season where it won the SEC regular season and SEC Tournament title. It eventually fell in the Super Regionals to Notre Dame.
The Vols also nabbed the No. 2 spot in Perfect Game's preseason ranking and the No. 5 Collegiate Baseball Preseason Poll.
According to D1Baseball, the SEC leads all conferences with nine teams ranked in the preseason Top 25. LSU claimed the No. 1 spot, Ole Miss is No. 4, Texas A&M took No. 5, Florida is No. 7, Arkansas is No. 8, Vanderbilt is No. 10, Alabama is No. 20 and South Carolina claimed the No. 23 spot.
The Vols' first regular season game is on Feb. 24 at home inside Lindsey Nelson Stadium against Alabama A&M.