The UCF Knights are in the midst of fall practice right now coming off a 36-23 campaign while going 17-7 in AAC play. Head coach Terry Rooney, sophomore infielder Tyler Hayden, and sophomore pitcher Trent Thompson break down how the first two weeks of practice are going in the video below.
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OMAHA, Neb. — Texas took advantage of four Louisville errors to take a 4-1 victory Monday afternoon at TD Ameritrade Park. The Longhorns kept their season alive while Louisville’s 2014 College World Series tour is over. Texas (44-20) scored single runs in the third, fourth and fifth innings to take a commanding 3-0 lead behind the arm […]
OMAHA, Neb. — Texas (44-20) scored three runs in the middle innings and rode the arms of Parker French and Travis Duke to a 4-1 victory over Louisville (50-17) Monday afternoon, eliminating the Cardinals from the 2014 College World Series. Texas junior Parker French combined with Duke on a four-hitter. French pitched 7.1 innings, allowing one run on four hits and […]
Momentum is a fickle mistress, especially in baseball where there is no clock to be beat. In pressure situations with 18- to 22-year-old college baseball players, momentum can quickly shift with one big play. That is only heightened when runs are at a premium during a low-scoring affair with quality arms on the mound. And on college […]
OMAHA, Neb. — Vanderbilt scored four of its five runs with two outs, including all three in a second-inning rally, and that was enough to knock off Louisville, 5-3, in the College World Series opening round. The Commodores’ big rally started with a pair of walks and a single that loaded the bases for leadoff hitter […]
LSU 44-14-1 The Tigers enter the NCAA tournament playing their best baseball of the season to date, winners of eight straight and coming off an SEC tournament championship. Originally thought to be a fringe host entering tournament play in Hoover, LSU won all four games, outscoring opponents 31-4 en route to an SEC tournament championship […]
Here is your National Recap for April 4th. Nathan Kirby tosses No-Hitter as Virginia defeats Pitt 4-0 PITTSBURGH, Pa. – Nathan Kirby (So., Midlothian, Va.) threw a no-hitter in the No. 1-ranked Virginia baseball team’s 4-0 victory at Pittsburgh Friday evening at Charles Cost Field. Kirby struck out 18 batters, one off the school and ACC single-game record, […]
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE PROVIDENCE, R.I. – After 170 games and 98 victories thus far, the baseball programs in the American Athletic Conference are officially set for the inaugural conference series.
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Five teams recorded multiple wins over the weekend during a slate of games that featured seven extra inning contests, a win over the defending national champions, and action across the country from the Northeast across to California. Memphis retained the best overall record in the conference at 12-3 […]
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Nine more wins were added to the left side of the ledger with the conference’s teams in action across the country this past weekend. The league’s elite continue to perform well, with four teams (Louisville, Memphis, Houston, USF) ranked or receiving votes in the first Coaches Poll to come […]