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USC is the teamto beat in the race for the national title, while SEC powers LSU and Floridawill be among the other schools slugging it out for a spot in the BCSchampionship game on Jan. 7 in New Orleans
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LSU fullback Jacob Hester (18) and the rest of the Tigers get a chance toavenge last year's 23-10 loss to Florida when the teams square off on Oct. 6 inBaton Rouge.