VILLANOVA, Pa. – A well-known name in the Villanova baseball program was tabbed as the Wildcats next head coach on Thursday morning, as Kevin Mulvey was named the 11th full-time head coach in the program’s 150-plus year history. Mulvey, a former standout pitcher for Villanova who reached the major leagues during a successful professional career, is elevated to […]
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Three years ago, Wright State Director of Athletics Bob Grant didn’t go far to replace Rob Cooper, who accepted the head baseball coach position at Penn State. Grant did the same this time after Greg Lovelady accepted the head coach position at Central Florida on Monday. On Wednesday, he chose assistant coach and former Raider […]
UMass head baseball coach Mike Stone announced his retirement on Wednesday after the 2017 season. Stone is set to begin his 35th year coaching collegiate baseball with five years at Vermont before spending the last 29 seasons with the Minutemen. Stone enters his final season in Amherst with a career record of 682-663-3 in 29 seasons.
ORLANDO, Fla. (UCFKnights.com) – UCF Vice President and Director of Athletics Danny White named Greg Lovelady the Knights’ new head baseball coach Monday evening. Lovelady was the head coach at Wright State for the past three seasons and was with the Raiders for a total of 12 years. As head coach, he has compiled a […]
OMAHA, Neb. — Vice Chancellor for Athletics Trev Alberts announced Monday that he has made a change in the leadership of the Omaha baseball program, effective immediately. Bob Herold is no longer head coach of the Maverick program, while former assistant coach Evan Porter has been named interim head coach.
GREENVILLE, S.C. — Brett Harker has been named Furman’s new head baseball coach, director of athletics Mike Buddie announced today. Harker, a Greenville, S.C., native who owns six years of coaching experience — all in the Palmetto State — recently completed his second season as pitching coach at Furman, where he also served as recruiting […]
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 […]
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.