Category Archives: Interviews with Coaches

CBB talks with D-3 Assistant Jordan Wyckoff

Coach Wyckoff

The College Baseball Blog recently had the opportunity to talk with Jordan Wyckoff who completed his second season with the Franklin and Marshall College Diplomats. He just finished his summer coaching in the Alaskan Baseball League where he served as an assistant coach for the Mat-Su Miners. Continue reading

This is the UCF Baseball Coaching Staff – Part One with Aaron Smith

Aaron Smith- Volunteer Asst Coach UCF


July 30, 2008

ORLANDO, Fla. ( – It’s time to get excited because opening day is less than seven months away! Ok, when you say it like that it deflates your balloons a tad. But there’s no reason to remain anxious for that first pitch in a stadium filled with dizzying aromas of burgers and leather gloves.

A brand new coaching staff will await UCF fans on Feb. 20, and sat down with each of them so the community could get to know what these Knights are all about. Volunteer assistant coach Aaron Smith happily agreed to serve as part one of this four-part series, and he quickly admitted that the state of Florida is a whole new experience.

Continue reading Weekly Interview with Rocky Ward

Rocky continues their weekly interviews with New Mexico State head baseball coach Rocky Ward. This week Coach Ward discusses the season ending series with Louisiana Tech as well as coaching for the conference tournament. The full article is available at

Samuel Wasson is the Co-Founder and Editor of and covers New Mexico State University athletics. He comes to the CBB as our expert on the WAC. checks in with Rocky Ward

Our good buddy Sam Wasson of continues his weekly interviews with New Mexico State head coach Rocky Ward. This week he talks about last week’s games against Hawai’i Pacific and conference foe Hawai’i. They will head back home this weekend when they play against Fresno State in a four game set. The full article is available here.

OC-Register checks in with Dave Serrano

The Orange County Register writer Keith Sharon checks in with Cal-State Fullerton head coach Dave Serrano. Sharon grew up with Serrano in Cerritos CA playing in youth leagues up until high school with him. He talks about how much love that Serrano had for the game based upon how he took a field maintenance job at Cerritos Community College when he had an unpaid assistant coaching job. We now see that Serrano has moved on from the lower levels as he is one of the top college baseball coaches in the country. The full article is available here.

If anyone else has an article they would like featured on the site feel free to email me by clicking here. Weekly Interview with Rocky Ward

Our friends over at continue their weekly interviews after a week off with Rocky Ward who is the head coach of the New Mexico State Aggies. They are currently 10-10 on the year after knocking off the University of New Mexico on Tuesday. The full interview talking about the last two weeks of action for the Aggies is available here.

Checking in with Jack Leggett

Don Munson who does Play by Play for the Clemson Tigers sent us his weekly interview with Jack Leggett. He talks about this past weekend series with the NC State Wolfpack in which the Tigers won two out of three games. He also previews the upcoming mid-week games against Elon before heading up to College Park to take on the Maryland Terps. The full radio interview is available here.

ASU Pat Murphy talks about Scandal and Season

Arizona State head coach Pat Murphy recently talked with 1060 AM The Fan Sports Radio out of Phoenix. He talks about the 2008 season and what impact the ESPN report has made on him. The report focused on former ASU assistant coach Mikel Moreno accusations around improper benefits around the program. The full interview with Murphy is available here.

Interview with Jack Leggett (Clemson)

The Clemson University Baseball broadcaster Don Munson has forwarded me an interview with Jack Leggett after yesterday’s 16-2 victory over Boston College. He talks about how the team is trying to get back into the mix into the ACC race. He talks with how the team needs Addison Johnson back into the lineup and how important he is to the Clemson squad. Clemson’s next game is against Coastal Carolina on Tuesday who is an outstanding 15-2. Check out the full interview here.