NCBWA Apr. 19 Division I Poll

FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE

DALLAS – The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association continues its tradition of NCAA Division I polls for the 13th year with its 2010 weekly surveys. Weekly polls will be circulated from Feb. 22-June 29 following the 64th annual NCAA World Series in Omaha, Neb., and final  CWS competition at historic Rosenblatt Stadium.

The poll voters come from 40 college baseball writers and related media persons from throughout the nation. This week’s poll has representation by 11 different conferences among the 302 baseball-playing schools in the 2010 NCAA Division I ranks, and there have been 15 circuits in the surveys this season. Last year there were 17 different leagues (from 30 in NCAA Division I) among the Top 30 polls. For more information or to join the NCBWA, please go to www.ncbwa.com.

Rank School Conference Overall Record Previous Rank
1 Arizona State Pacific-10 31-3 2
2 Texas Big 12 30-7 3
3 Georgia Tech Atlantic Coast 31-5 5
4 Virginia ACC 29-9 1
5 LSU Southeastern 30-6 6
6 Arkansas SEC 31-6 7
7 UCLA Pac-10 27-5 4
8 TCU Mountain West 27-7 10
9 Coastal Carolina Big South 32-5 11
10 Florida State ACC 28-9 8
11 Louisville Big East 29-6 12
12 Florida SEC 25-10 9
13 Miami (Fla.) 27-9 14
14 South Carolina SEC 28-8 13
15 Vanderbilt SEC 29-9 18
16 Arizona Pac-10 26-9 22
17 Oklahoma Big 12 26-10 15
18 Kansas State Big 12 26-8 24
19 Cal State Fullerton Big West 20-13 25
20 Southeastern Louisiana Southland 29-9 23
21 East Carolina Conference USA 24-12 26
22 Oregon State Pac-10 20-11 16
23 Mississippi SEC 24-13 19
24 Clemson ACC 23-14 17
25 California Pac-10 22-11 27
26 Western Kentucky Sun Belt 27-12 20
27 Connecticut Big East 27-7 NR
28 Virginia Tech ACC 25-13 29
29 North Carolina ACC 22-16 21
30 Stanford Pac-10 18-13 NR

Others receiving votes (listed alphabetically): Auburn (22-11), Bethune-Cookman (23-14), Charlotte (25-8), College of Charleston (27-11), Elon (25-13), Florida Atlantic (22-14), Indiana State (23-10), Kansas (22-14-1), Kentucky (22-14), Liberty (25-10), Michigan State (23-9), NC State (25-13), New Mexico (24-13), Northwestern State (25-10), Ohio State (19-9), Oregon (23-12), Pacific, (22-12), Pittsburgh (26-9), Rice (23-15), Rutgers (21-13), San Diego (20-15), Texas Tech (20-19), UC Irvine (20-13), UNC Wilmington (22-15), VMI (29-8).

Dropped Out: UC Irvine (28), Kentucky (30).

By conference: ACC 7, Pac-10 6, SEC 6, Big 12 3, Big East 2, Big South 1, Big West 1, Conference USA 1, Mountain West 1, Southland 1, Sun Belt 1.