West Hartford, Conn. – Hartford baseball coach Justin Blood announced a 53-game schedule for his fourth season at the helm of the Hawks in 2015. The schedule includes 44 dates, highlighted by eight games against NCAA Tournament teams from 2014.
“This is a challenging schedule, but one that we feel we are ready for,” said Blood. “The Duke, Virginia and BYU trips will give us an early idea of where we stand. I’m also excited about the opportunity to face off against Boston College and Bryant in non-conference series. It should be a very competitive year in the America East as well. Most importantly we have to stay focused on the next four months of class work, training and skill development.” Continue reading
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Forty-two games, including a biannual appearance at Fenway Park for the Baseball Beanpot, highlight the 2015 Harvard baseball schedule, which was released Tuesday (Oct. 22) by Bill Decker, the Joseph J. O’Donnell ’67 Head Coach for Harvard Baseball.
The Crimson will play 11 games in the comforts of O’Donnell Field on campus, after making appearances on the road at tough nonconference opponents to start the spring. The first pitch for Harvard, which finished with an improved 11-28 record (5-15 Ivy League) last season, is set for 4 p.m. on Feb. 27 when the Crimson kicks off its four-game series at Wofford in Spartanburg, South Carolina. After its series with the Terriers, Harvard makes its way south to Macon, Georgia, for a four-game stand at Mercer on March 6-8. Continue reading
The ongoing academic scandal with the North Carolina Athletic Department has focused on the basketball and football program. It revolves around a lack of oversight with Department of African and Afro-American Studies administrator Deborah Crowder and former chairman Julius Nyang’oro to create so-called “paper classes” which allowed student-athletes and other students to take sham classes. Continue reading
MANHATTAN, Kan. – Featuring nine NCAA Regional teams and 29 home games, the 2015 schedule for the K-State baseball team was announced on Wednesday by head coach Brad Hill. K-State’s 56-game slate starts on February 13 while the 29-game home schedule at Tointon Family Stadium kicks off on February 27 and features opponents such as Creighton, Missouri State, Nebraska, Wichita State, Texas Tech, TCU and Oklahoma. Continue reading
Kent State dedicated the David and Peggy Edmonds Baseball and Softball Training Facility on Saturday afternoon. You can check out the new facility in the video below. Continue reading
Grand Canyon University head baseball coach Andy Stankiewicz today announced the 2015 schedule for the Antelopes, highlighted by 28 home games at Brazell Stadium and meetings against perennial baseball powers Cal Poly, Tennessee, and Oklahoma State.
Last season, as the Lopes made their return to Division I and Western Athletic Conference play, GCU boasted a 30-23 overall record, including a 19-8 conference mark, good enough for a second place finish in the WAC. Continue reading
The UCF Knights held their annual scout day on Tuesday afternoon as Knights’ position players showed their speed in the 60-yard dash, while also taking part in pro-style fielding sessions and batting practice. They finished the afternoon with a four-inning scrimmage with all healthy draft-eligible pitchers logging a full inning of work. You can check out a full video on the day below. Continue reading
The Nebraska Cornhuskers held a Costume Game today in Lincoln with several of the players and coaches dressed up. The Nebraska Media Relations staff has put together a video of all the action which can be checked out below. Continue reading
CORAL GABLES, Fla. – One day after his team officially opened fall practice, University of Miami head baseball coach Jim Morris unveiled the Hurricanes’ 2015 baseball schedule Tuesday.
Miami, the reigning ACC Regular Season Champions, will embark on a 55-game schedule that includes 35 home games inside Alex Rodriguez Park at Mark Light Field. The Hurricanes finished the 2014 season with a 44-19 overall record and a 24-6 mark in conference play. Continue reading
PULLMAN, Wash. – The Washington State University baseball team is scheduled to play 29 games at Bailey-Brayton Field in 2015, Cougar Head Coach Donnie Marbut announced, Tuesday.
The Cougars open their 2015 slate with four games in The Lone State State. Washington State will play Stephen F. Austin, Texas-Arlington and Missouri State in Stephen F. Austin’s tournament, Feb. 13-15 followed by a single nonconference game with the Lumberjacks, Feb. 16. Washington State will remain on the road for games in Arizona, Feb. 19-22, against Big 12 opponents Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, Kansas and Kansas State. Continue reading