College Baseball Daily has learned that current Nevada head coach Jay Johnson will be named the new head coach at the University of Arizona replacing Andy Lopez who retired this week. Johnson is coming off a 41-15 and 22-7 record in the Mountain West Conference this season with the Wolfpack but were left out of the NCAA Tournament. Continue reading Arizona set to hire Jay Johnson
Eugene, Ore. – Twentieth-ranked Oregon scored once in the seventh and again in the eighth inning on Thursday to overcome winless New Mexico State 3-1 in the Ducks home opener at PK Park.
It was the first of a four-game series between the Ducks (4-1) and Aggies (0-5).
Austin Grebeck, in the game as a pinch-hitter, scored the go-ahead run for the Ducks. Catcher Shaun Chase unloaded a solo homer past the scoreboard in left-center in the eighth for the final margin.
Portland, Ore. – Two pitchers combined on a four-hitter and two batters parked baseballs beyond the wall at revamped Joe Etzel Field on Tuesday as Portland shutout Seattle 9-0. Continue reading Portland blanks Seattle in sun-blessed nonconference action in Pacific Northwest
In a doubleheader between the three teams, the Gonzaga Bulldogs picked up a 3-2 victory over Utah Valley while in the nightcap the Cal State Northridge Matadors grabbed a narrow 4-2 win. Check out the pics below from the doubleheader. Continue reading CBD Photo Gallery: Gonzaga 3 Utah Valley University 2; CSUN 4 UVU 2
The WAC Baseball Conference has put out an extensive preview of the entire conference. We have posted it below. Continue reading 2015 WAC Baseball Preview
DENVER – Sacramento State is the preseason favorite to win the 2015 Western Athletic Conference baseball title and Hornets’ pitcher Brennan Leitao and Grand Canyon infielder Chad De La Guerra were selected as WAC Preseason Pitcher and Player of the Year respectively in a vote of the league’s 10 head coaches, who could not vote for their own team or players. Continue reading 2015 WAC Preseason Coaches Poll
College Baseball Daily kicks off our series of previews across the country today with Sacramento State head coach Reggie Christiansen who led the Hornets to the 2014 NCAA Tournament including a victory over Arizona State. Continue reading CBD Interview with Sacramento State’s Reggie Christiansen
Seattle University head baseball coach Donny Harrel and his staff have completed the 2015 competition schedule for the Redhawk baseball program, which includes a record 33 home games at Bannerwood Park in Bellevue as well as a special road trip across the country.
The Redhawks open the 2015 season with a four-game series against Saint Mary’s Feb. 13-15, followed by the first of four mid-week games throughout the season against the Portland Pilots Feb. 17, with each team hosting two games. Seattle U returns home to face Cal State Northridge in a four-game series at Bannerwood Park Feb. 20-22. Continue reading Seattle University releases 2015 Schedule