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South Florida releases 2015 Schedule

LockwoodUSFTAMPA (Dec. 4, 2014)—University of South Florida head baseball coach Mark Kingston released his team’s schedule for the 2015 season on Thursday. This season’s slate features 10 games against teams that played in the NCAA tournament, including one College World Series team.

The 56-game schedule will have the Bulls playing 15 games against teams who finished the 2014 season in the top-50 RPI, including eight against the top 25. Continue reading South Florida releases 2015 Schedule

UCF releases 2015 Schedule

UCFRooney.jpgORLANDO, Fla. (UCFKnights.com) – UCF released the 2015 baseball schedule on Wednesday afternoon with the home opener set for Feb. 13 against Siena at the UCF Baseball Complex. The slate includes 32 home games including a three-game series against SEC-foe Ole Miss (Feb. 27-Mar. 1) followed by a midweek matchup with Florida (Mar. 3).

After finishing second in the inaugural season of the American Athletic Conference, head coach Terry Rooney and his staff have created a challenging slate against some of the best teams in the nation. UCF battles against 10 teams that advanced to the NCAA Tournament a season ago including Arkansas, Bethune-Cookman, Columbia, Florida, Florida State, Houston (Super Regional), Miami (Fla.), Maryland (Super Regional), Ole Miss (College World Series) and Sienna. Continue reading UCF releases 2015 Schedule

UCF holds Annual Scout Day

UCFRooney.jpgThe UCF Knights held their annual scout day on Tuesday afternoon as Knights’ position players showed their speed in the 60-yard dash, while also taking part in pro-style fielding sessions and batting practice. They finished the afternoon with a four-inning scrimmage with all healthy draft-eligible pitchers logging a full inning of work. You can check out a full video on the day below. Continue reading UCF holds Annual Scout Day

Memphis releases 2015 Schedule

DaronSchoenrockMemphisMEMPHIS, Tenn. – Highlighted by 28 games at FedExPark, head coach Daron Schoenrock released the 2015 University of Memphis baseball schedule on Wednesday.

The Tigers open the season on February 13 at Oral Roberts, the first time the UofM opens on the road since 2007. Memphis gets an early road test as their first six scheduled games are away from FedExPark. Continue reading Memphis releases 2015 Schedule

UCF Fall Baseball Update

UCFRooney.jpgThe UCF Knights are in the midst of fall practice right now coming off a 36-23 campaign while going 17-7 in AAC play. Head coach Terry Rooney, sophomore infielder Tyler Hayden, and sophomore pitcher Trent Thompson break down how the first two weeks of practice are going in the video below.  Continue reading UCF Fall Baseball Update

Tulane releases 2015 Schedule

NEW ORLEANS – With the 2015 season just months away, Tulane baseball released its schedule for the upcoming campaign on Tuesday, and the Green Wave will play 30 games inside the friendly confines of Greer Field at Turchin Stadium in addition to squaring off in 17 games against teams who made NCAA Regional appearances last season.

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ABCA announces 2015 Hall of Fame Class

ABCA_LogoThe American Baseball Coaches Association has announced its five-member ABCA Hall of Fame class of 2015. Denney Crabaugh, Mark Fuller, Fred Hill, Ray Korn and Mike Roberts will be inducted during the Hall of Fame/Coach of the Year Banquet at the ABCA Convention on Jan. 3, 2015 in Orlando, Florida.

Induction to the ABCA Hall of Fame is the highest honor bestowed by the organization. The ABCA was founded in 1945 and the Hall of Fame began in 1966. Continue reading ABCA announces 2015 Hall of Fame Class

2014 CWS Game 5: Texas 4 Louisville 1

Playing into a stiff wind from the southeast, Texas took advantage of sacrifice hitting and four Louisville errors to beat the Cardinals, 4-1, in an elimination game at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha. Four different Longhorns scored on a combination of sacrifice flies, fielder’s choices and defensive errors while holding Louisville to just one run on four hits.

Louisville ends the season at 50-17, going 0-4 in their two consecutive CWS appearances.

Texas (44-20) stays alive to take on the loser of Vanderbilt-UC Irvine on Wednesday at 7 p.m. central. The win was UT’s first at TD Ameritrade Park. Continue reading 2014 CWS Game 5: Texas 4 Louisville 1

CBD Photo Gallery: Mistakes Cost Louisville Against Texas

OMAHA, Neb. — Texas took advantage of four Louisville errors to take a 4-1 victory Monday afternoon at TD Ameritrade Park. The Longhorns kept their season alive while Louisville’s 2014 College World Series tour is over.

Texas (44-20) scored single runs in the third, fourth and fifth innings to take a commanding 3-0 lead behind the arm of Parker French, who allowed one run on four hits in 7.1 innings to improve to 7-5.

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