College Baseball Daily has learned that former MLB All-Star and Cy Young winner Greg Maddux will join the UNLV coaching staff as the pitching coach. After being selected in the 1984 draft out of Valley High School in Las Vegas, Maddux played parts of 23 seasons in the majors being named an All-Star on eight […]
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Dave Schrage, who has led six baseball programs to success, has been hired as Butler’s head coach. Butler Vice President/Director of Athletics Barry Collier made the announcement Tuesday (July 5). Schrage (pronounced “Shragg”) comes to Butler with 28 seasons of collegiate head coaching experience, having spent the last five seasons at South Dakota State.
College Baseball Daily has learned that Utah assistant coach Jason Hawkins will be the next head coach at San Jose State. Hawkins has been with the Utes program the last two seasons including making the 2016 NCAA Tournament this season. As always, we will have more information as it comes available.
COLUMBIA, Mo. – Mizzou will usher in a new era of baseball as Steve Bieser has been tabbed as the next head coach, announced Thursday by Director of Athletics Mack Rhoades. Bieser (pronounced: Bee-zer) will be Mizzou’s 14th head coach and just the fourth since 1937. Bieser comes to Mizzou after an extremely successful career […]
Just weeks after leading his 37th Stetson baseball team to another Atlantic Sun Conference title and berth in the NCAA Tournament, Stetson head coach Pete Dunn was back on the field this week, working the first of four summer baseball camps he will hold at Melching Field. Thoughts of his coming retirement from Stetson following […]
AUSTIN, Texas — A Texas native who has spent most of his 27-year career coaching in the state, David Pierce has been named head baseball coach at The University of Texas, Men’s Athletics Director Mike Perrin announced Wednesday. Pierce, just the fifth Longhorn head coach since 1911 (with the exception of the war years of […]
MIAMI (June 28, 2016) – Executive Director of Sports and Entertainment Pete Garcia announced the hiring of Mervyl Melendez as the new head coach of FIU baseball on Tuesday. Melendez becomes the fourth head coach in FIU baseball program history. Melendez brings 17 years of head coaching experience. He has posted 537 wins, recorded 13 […]
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Jacksonville University didn’t have to go far to find a new baseball coach who also happens to be an alumnus and former JU player as assistant coach Chris Hayes was named head coach Friday. “I believe in promoting our own talent where appropriate and with Chris we not only have that opportunity, […]
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (www.purduesports.com) – Mark Wasikowski, an assistant coach and recruiting coordinator at the Universities of Oregon, Arizona, Florida as well as Southeast Missouri State during his career, has been selected as the new head coach of Purdue baseball, athletics director Morgan Burke has announced. Wasikowski has played and coached in the College World […]