Oregon was picked seventh and defending national champion Oregon State was picked third in the Pac-12 preseason baseball poll released Monday.

UCLA was the preseason favorite with eight of 11 first-place votes. Stanford received two first-place votes and the Beavers received one.

The Beavers, ranked 10th in the preseason Baseball America Top 25 poll, open their season against New Mexico on Friday. The Ducks play a four-game series at No. 8 Texas Tech starting Friday.

Pac-12 preseason poll

1. UCLA, 97 points (8 first-place votes)

2. Stanford, 90 (2)

3. Oregon State, 85 (1)

4. Arizona, 67

5. Washington, 60

6. Arizona State, 59

7. Oregon, 49

8. California, 37

9. USC, 32

10. Washington State, 15

11. Utah, 14