Category Archives: Conference USA

Rice releases 2015 Schedule

A challenging slate of 54 regular season games, including 30 at Reckling Park and another two in the greater Houston area, highlight the 2015 Rice baseball schedule announced on Thursday (Oct. 17).

Rice starts the 2015 regular season at home on Feb. 13 against longtime rival Texas. The season-opening showdown with the Longhorns is the first of two sensational four-game series at Reckling Park where a Saturday double-header is scheduled between single games on Friday and Sunday. The Owls also host national power Stanford for four games Feb. 27-March 1 (following the same 1-2-1 weekend format). Continue reading Rice releases 2015 Schedule

Southern Miss infielder Michael Gilbert seriously injured during Conditioning

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UPDATE #5: 10:45PM on October 6th

HATTIESBURG, Miss. – Southern Miss baseball player Michael Gilbert was released from the University Medical Center Monday afternoon. The following is a statement  from Gilbert’s parents, Bill and Melissa, Monday evening: Continue reading Southern Miss infielder Michael Gilbert seriously injured during Conditioning

UTSA releases 2015 Schedule

UTSAScheduleSAN ANTONIO — Head baseball coach Jason Marshall announced the schedule for the upcoming 2015 season on Tuesday. The slate will be highlighted by two home non-conference series against Louisiana-Lafayette and UC Irvine, 17 contests against NCAA Regional participants and a competitive, 30-game Conference USA schedule. Continue reading UTSA releases 2015 Schedule

Western Kentucky releases 2015 Schedule

WKUBOWLING GREEN, Ky. – WKU head baseball coach Matt Myers announced the 2015 Hilltopper Baseball schedule on Tuesday morning, a slate featuring seven 2014 NCAA Regional teams, including College World Series Champion Vanderbilt, 25 home games and five Conference USA series against league powers at Nick Denes Field.

The 2015 schedule is highlighted by 13 games against seven programs that advanced to NCAA Regionals in 2014, three of which visit Bowling Green in Kentucky, Old Dominion and Rice. Midweek games against defending national champion Vanderbilt (Feb. 25) and College World Series participant Louisville (April 21) headline a difficult non-conference group of opponents that combined to go 451-325 (.581) in 2014. Seven of WKU’s 13 non-conference foes either advanced to a regional or won their regular-season conference championship in 2014. Continue reading Western Kentucky releases 2015 Schedule

ECU set to name Cliff Godwin as Head Coach

GREENVILLE, N.C. – Cliff Godwin, a four-year Pirate letterman who has been a part of seven NCAA Regional and two College World Series appearances coaching at the Division I level, has been appointed head baseball coach at East Carolina University according to an announcement from director of athletics Jeff Compher on Wednesday. Continue reading ECU set to name Cliff Godwin as Head Coach

LA Tech to name Greg Goff as head coach

FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE
LaTechLogo_thumb.jpgRUSTON, La. – Louisiana Tech Athletics Director Tommy McClelland introduced former Campbell University coach Greg Goff as the seventh head coach of the Bulldog Baseball program in a press conference on Friday morning in the Jarrell Room of the Charles Wyly Athletic Center.

Goff comes to Ruston after spending seven years as the head baseball coach at Campbell University in Buies Creek, N.C., where he amassed an impressive record of 224-174 in his time at the helm of the Camels program, including recording three straight 40-win seasons. This past season, Goff and his team captured the Big South Tournament Championship, which led to Campbell’s first NCAA Regional appearance in 24 years. During last week’s Columbia Regional, Goff and his team defeated Conference USA’s Old Dominion for the program’s first ever win in an NCAA Regional. Continue reading LA Tech to name Greg Goff as head coach

2014 Houston Regional: Day 3 Recap

Texas A&M 9 Rice 8 

HOUSTON, Texas – Texas A&M came back from a 6-0 deficit to defeat Rice 9-8 in 10 innings in the Houston Regional of the NCAA Baseball Championship. Krey Bratsen scored the winning run on a wild pitch in the bottom of the 10th inning. Continue reading 2014 Houston Regional: Day 3 Recap