Rice has been the model program for consistency, so it should come as no surprise that the Owls are back in the national title hunt. After taking care of business in Regional and Super Regional action last season, the Owls suffered a familiar fate in Omaha — they dropped two-straight games to North Carolina. The […]
Tag: 2008 Preseason Poll
We love how every organization puts out a Top 25 poll. The latest is the USA Today/ESPN Preseason Coaches poll with Arizona State taking the top spot. North Carolina, South Carolina, Rice, and Arizona round out the Top 5. The USA Today poll makes more sense as FSU is ranked 12th and Baseball America has […]
FROM PRESS RELEASE Receiving 77 points and five first-place votes, Long Beach State has been selected to win its first Big West title since 2003, according to the 2008 Big West Conference preseason poll conducted by the league’s nine head coaches. Cal State Fullerton placed second, while Cal Poly followed in third place.
FROM PRESS RELEASE St. John’s, which won 41 games and claimed a share of the BIG EAST regular-season title last year, has been chosen as the favorite to win the 2008 conference championship by the 12 BIG EAST head coaches, who were not permitted to vote for their own teams.
The Arizona State Sun Devil start off the season as #1 in the latest publication to release a Top 25… err… 30 list. The release can be found here.