2015 College World Series Game 8: Vanderbilt 1 TCU 0

Zander-Wiel-is-congratulated.-Photo-Shotgun-SpratlingOMAHA, Neb. – A solo home run by Zander Wiel in the seventh inning proved decisive in a tightly
contested 1-0 victory for Vanderbilt over No. 7-seed TCU in the 2015 Men’s College World Series at TD
Ameritrade Park Omaha.

It was the second 1-0 game in as many days at the 2015 CWS, which makes it the first Series with multiple 1-0 games since 1972. Continue reading 2015 College World Series Game 8: Vanderbilt 1 TCU 0

2015 College World Series Game 7: LSU 5 Cal State Fullerton 3

LSU PhotoOMAHA, Neb. – The Tigers’ bats backed up a strong pitching performance by freshman Alex Lange as No. 2-seed LSU eliminated Cal State Fullerton with a 5-3 victory in the 2015 Men’s College World Series at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha.

Lange pitched a complete game for his twelfth win of the year, giving up three runs on six hits and striking out 10. He allowed just two hits and three baserunners after the first inning, when the Titans put up a three-run spot. Continue reading 2015 College World Series Game 7: LSU 5 Cal State Fullerton 3

Pepperdine names Rick Hirtensteiner as head coach

Photo by David Cohen, (BHEphotos/College Baseball Daily)
Photo by David Cohen, (BHEphotos/College Baseball Daily)

MALIBU, Calif. – Rick Hirtensteiner, longtime assistant coach and member of the forthcoming 2015 Pepperdine Athletics Hall of Fame induction class, has been named the 17th head coach of the Waves’ storied baseball program. He is now the fourth former player at Pepperdine to assume head coaching duties. Continue reading Pepperdine names Rick Hirtensteiner as head coach

2015 CBD JOURNAL WITH CAMPBELL BASEBALL FOR JUNE 16TH

College baseball fans,
I know I have been away for a while but I am back! First and foremost, what a NCAA tournament and College World Series it has been thus far! It’s hard to argue that baseball is the most exciting and suspenseful sport there is. When thinking about crazy baseball plays, games, or moments, there is one saying that I have heard many times that sums up the best way to look at it: “Gotta love it!” How could you not love it? I must admit my biased ways though being that I have played this sport my entire life. Even those who haven’t always played and who are just spectators watching this sport like every other must feel some sort of rush of brilliance while watching. Now that my rant about the perfectness of baseball is over, I’d like to give you all a look into how things have been going in Buies Creek and Holly Springs, NC. Continue reading 2015 CBD JOURNAL WITH CAMPBELL BASEBALL FOR JUNE 16TH

2015 College World Series Game 6: Virginia 1 Florida 0

Photo by David Cohen, (BHEphotos/College Baseball Daily)
Photo by David Cohen, (BHEphotos/College Baseball Daily)

OMAHA, Neb. – Brandon Waddell and Josh Sborz combined for a two-hit shutout of Florida in a tight 1-0 victory in the 2015 Men’s College World Series at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha.

The Cavaliers (41-22) are 2-0 at the College World Series for the second year in a row. They advance to the bracket one final on Friday at 2 p.m. Continue reading 2015 College World Series Game 6: Virginia 1 Florida 0

2015 College World Series Game 4: Vanderbilt 4 Cal State Fullerton 3

Ro Coleman
Vanderbilt’s RO Coleman races down the line. Photo by David Cohen (BHEphotos)

OMAHA, Neb. – Jeren Kendall blasted a two-run homer to give Vanderbilt a come-from-behind walkoff victory over Cal State Fullerton, 4-3, in the opening round of the 2015 Men’s College World Series at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha.

It was the first ninth-inning comeback in the CWS at TD Ameritrade and the first CWS walkoff home run
since 2009. Continue reading 2015 College World Series Game 4: Vanderbilt 4 Cal State Fullerton 3

2015 College World Series Game 3: TCU 10 LSU 3

Riley Ferrell, Evan Skoug,OMAHA, Neb. – TCU took advantage of two big innings and a series of LSU miscues to move past the Tigers 10-3 in Game 3 of the 2015 Men’s College World Series at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha. The lopsided victory was the second in as many days at the 2015 CWS, after Florida defeated Miami 15-3 in Game 2. Continue reading 2015 College World Series Game 3: TCU 10 LSU 3

Northwestern set to name Spencer Allen as Head Coach

SpencerAllenCollege Baseball Daily has learned current Illinois assistant coach Spencer Allen will be named the new head coach at Northwestern University. Allen has spent the past season as an assistant coach with the University of Illinois leading them to them to the Super Regionals. Before heading to Champaign, he spent the previous two seasons as an assistant coach at Creighton.  Continue reading Northwestern set to name Spencer Allen as Head Coach