Category Archives: Big East

St. John’s releases 2015 Schedule

BlankmeyerSt.Johns_thumb.jpgQUEENS, N.Y. – St. John’s head baseball coach Ed Blankmeyer, the winningest coach in program-history, has released the 56-game schedule for the upcoming 2015 season, his 20th at the helm. The schedule features a total of 11 games against seven teams that qualified for the 2014 NCAA Tournament. In addition to playing games in 10 different states, the Red Storm will have 29 games at Jack Kaiser Stadium.

“Our objective has always been to play the best competition possible and this will be a challenging schedule,” said Blankmeyer. “The pre-conference schedule is filled with NCAA Tournament caliber squads, so we will be tested from Opening Day. We’re excited to play in some different parts of the country and visit some storied programs.” Continue reading St. John’s releases 2015 Schedule

Georgetown releases 2015 Schedule

PeteWikGeorgetownWASHINGTON – Head Coach Pete Wilk and the Georgetown University baseball team announced the schedule for the upcoming 2015 season. Highlighting the spring slate is four non-conference games against teams that participated in last season’s NCAA Tournament, including a matchup with Virginia, the 2014 College World Series runners-up.

The Hoyas will open the year the same way they did last season, with three games in Winston-Salem, N.C., on the weekend of February 13-15. Taking part in the Wake Forest Invitational, GU will start the season against VCU, a team that went 37-20 out of the Atlantic 10 last year. Georgetown will also play Bucknell, an NCAA Tournament participant in 2014, and Delaware. Continue reading Georgetown releases 2015 Schedule

Xavier releases 2015 Schedule

ScottGooginsXavier_thumb.jpgCINCINNATI – Head coach Scott Googins and Xavier baseball have officially announced their 2015 baseball schedule, which features a full slate of 55 games and 16 home tilts.

The defending BIG EAST Conference Tournament champions will host Seton Hall, Georgetown and Butler in league play while welcoming local opponents Wright State, Miami, Northern Kentucky, Cincinnati and Dayton to Hayden Field. Continue reading Xavier releases 2015 Schedule

Creighton Baseball releases 2015 Schedule

CreightonBaseballOMAHA, Neb. – The Creighton baseball team announced its 2015 schedule, featuring 27 home games on Friday, Oct. 10. In addition the Bluejays will host the 2015 BIG EAST Tournament in late May.

Creighton opens 2015 with a little coast-to-coast travel, playing at Cal State Bakersfield (Feb. 13-15) then to Louisiana for back-to-back series at Northwestern State (Feb. 20-22) and at Tulane (Feb. 27 – March 1).

The home schedule begins on March 6-8 as Creighton welcomes Minnesota for a three game stretch. Continue reading Creighton Baseball releases 2015 Schedule

Cincinnati begins Synthetic Turf Installation

CincyNewFieldCINCINNATI – The University of Cincinnati baseball team has begun a synthetic turf installation project for Marge Schott Stadium that is scheduled to be completed on August 28. The project will remove the current playing surface and replace it with a state-of-the-art surface covering the entire field.

Cincinnati has selected local contractor The Motz Group for the installation. The Motz Group has been a provider of world-class athletic surfaces for nearly 40 years. If you’ve walked on a synthetic turf system in and around the region, there is a good chance it’s a Motz field. Continue reading Cincinnati begins Synthetic Turf Installation

2014 Nashville Regional: Day 1 Recap

Oregon 18 Clemson 1

NASHVILLE, Calif. — Pounding out a season-high 20 hits — including two homers, three triples and four doubles — the No. 2-seeded Oregon Ducks rolled to an 18-1 win over No. 3-seeded Clemson on Friday afternoon in the opening game of the Nashville Regional at Hawkins Field. Continue reading 2014 Nashville Regional: Day 1 Recap

2014 Coral Gables Regional: Day 1 Recap

Texas Tech 3 Columbia 2

CORAL GABLES, Fla. – No. 23 Texas Tech defeated Columbia 3-2 in the first round of the NCAA Coral Gables Regional Tournament on Friday afternoon as sophomore first baseman Eric Gutierrez hit a walk-off RBI double in the bottom of the ninth inning at Alex Rodriguez Park – Mark Light Field. Continue reading 2014 Coral Gables Regional: Day 1 Recap

2014 Nashville Regional (In-Game Tweets)