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CBD Column: Mid-Major Weekend Preview

By: Aaron Kirby
Obviously everyone was looking forward to opening weekend, however check out the top 15 Mid-Major matchups this weekend. It doesn’t get much better than this week.

Plus these series that did not make the top 15:

Appalachian St(2-1) at LSU(4-0),
UNCW(2-2) at Mississippi(2-1);
Monmouth(3-0) at Virginia(2-1-1);
San Francisco(2-1) at Missouri(2-1);
Samford(4-1) at South Alabama(1-3)
Wright St(1-2) at North Carolina(2-1)

You also will have a couple potential 1st round pitchers throwing against each other Friday Night in Statesboro, GA. Georgia Southern’s(RHP) Chris Beck and Radford’s (RHP) Eddie Butler should go in rounds 1-3.

Top Weekend Series Week #2
 

 

#1 Fresno St(3-2) at Pepperdine(4-1)
#2 Dallas Baptist(3-1) at Rice(5-0)
#3 Western Carolina(4-0) vs Purdue(3-0) vs East Carolina(4-0) and Maryland(2-1)
#4 Creighton(3-0) at Portland(2-0)
#5 TCU(1-2) at Cal St Fulerton(1-2)
#6 Texas St(2-2) at Houston(3-1)
#7 Florida International(0-3) at Florida State(4-0)
#8 Troy(2-1) at Southern Mississippi(2-2)
#9 Elon(4-0) at South Carolina(3-0
#10 Bethune-Cookman(2-2) at South Florida(3-1)
#11 Maine(0-0) at Clemson(2-1)
#12 Toledo(2-1) at Charlotte(3-1)
#13 Austin Peay(3-1) at Georgia St(3-2)
#14 College of Charleston(3-0) vs UCONN(1-2) vs Rhode Island(1-2) and Xavier(1-2)
#15 Coastal Carolina(1-2) vs Iowa(1-2), Virginia Tech(3-1), North Carolina St(3-1)