Category Archives: General CBB News

ACC Preview: February 13-17

ACCLogoThe Atlantic Coast Conference has proven its dominance in the world of collegiate baseball, placing teams in the top 25 annually and sending teams to the College World Series nearly every year. This season is no different; in 2015 the ACC has the second most amount of top 25 teams according to NCBWA with five, trailing only the Southeastern Conference, which has seven teams, ranked in the top 25. Continue reading ACC Preview: February 13-17

Rust Belt Baseball Opening Weekend Preview

As temperatures struggle to reach the teens in the Rust Belt the college baseball season begins. Thirty-nine Division I baseball schools in Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Illinois and Wisconsin, the Rust Belt, will head to all points south and west with expectations and determination. These schools will play road games for the first three to four weeks of the season. Few of these teams will gain the automatic an NCAA Tournament invitation that goes with a league title; even fewer will receive at-large bids.
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2015 CBD Journal with Campbell Baseball for Jan. 5th (Part 1)

CampbellStadium.jpgHello readers! My name is Coley Thompkins, and I am a senior right-handed pitcher at Campbell University. I am inviting you to follow along as I share my thoughts and experiences throughout the upcoming 2015 season. I’m looking forward to providing an honest and insightful account of the life of the college baseball player and student athlete. Continue reading 2015 CBD Journal with Campbell Baseball for Jan. 5th (Part 1)

2015 Collegiate Baseball Preseason All-American Team Released

From Collegiate Baseball Press Release

TUCSON, Ariz. — The 2015 Louisville Slugger Pre-Season All-Americans feature a remarkable mix of talented NCAA Division I baseball players across the USA.

The teams, chosen by Collegiate Baseball newspaper, feature six starting pitchers with a combined 1.97 ERA. RHP Kyle Funkhouser of Louisville led all first teamers with 122 strikeouts last season. Continue reading 2015 Collegiate Baseball Preseason All-American Team Released