The West Virginia Mountaineers baseball program was cited for an impermissible phone call on July 6th, 2011 by an assistant coach under former head coach Greg Van Zant. In addition, they had three impermissible text messages between August 1, 2010 and June 21, 2012. Current WVU head coach Randy Mazey was hired on June 6th of 2012. These violations were discovered in a much larger investigation into the West Virginia Women’s Gymnastics and Football program. Continue reading West Virginia Baseball cited for NCAA Violations
DALLAS (NCBWA) – The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association released its National Player of the Week awards for the period ending Feb. 15. Texas Tech junior first baseman Eric Gutierrez was named National Hitter of the Week, while Navy junior left-handed pitcher Luke Gillingham was named National Pitcher of the Week. The NCBWA Board reviews candidates from each Division I Conference each week and names winners each Tuesday throughout the season. Continue reading NCBWA Players of the Week
TCU has been selected as the unanimous preseason favorite to win the Big 12 baseball regular season title in a vote by the Conference’s head coaches. The Frogs were picked to finish second each of the past two seasons and claimed the runner-up spot in the standings a season ago before winning the 2014 Phillips 66 Big 12 Baseball Championship. Continue reading 2015 Big 12 Preseason Coaches Poll
Carlos Mendez of The Star-Telegram has an extensive preview of the TCU Baseball program’s 2015 campaign. Continue reading TCU Baseball stacked for 2015 Season
Texas Tech’s schedule is highlighted by 34 home games at Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park while playing 22 contests against seven NCAA Tournament teams from last season and playing marquee non-conference series on the road at Cal State Fullerton and San Diego State. In addition, Tech will play three Big 12 series at home against teams that played in the NCAA Tournament last season. Continue reading Texas Tech releases 2015 Schedule
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (November 18, 2014) – West Virginia University Director of Athletics Oliver Luck has announced the 54-game 2015 Mountaineer baseball schedule, featuring 24 games against 2014 NCAA Tournament teams as well as 22 homes games in the team’s new ballpark.
“The opening of the new ballpark is not only exciting for West Virginia University, but also for the North Central West Virginia community, and we look forward to ushering in a new era of WVU baseball at Monongalia County Ballpark,” Luck said. Continue reading West Virginia releases 2015 Schedule
NORMAN, Okla. – University of Oklahoma baseball coach Pete Hughes released his team’s schedule for the 2015 season, Monday afternoon. This season’s schedule features 14 games against four Big 12 competitors that advanced to the Super Regionals, three of which made it to the College World Series. The Texas Tech and TCU three-game series will take place in Norman, March 20-22 and May 14-16.
Oklahoma will play 28 games against last season’s Top-50 RPI, including 16 against the Top-25 and eight opponents with over 40 wins last season. Continue reading Oklahoma Baseball releases 2015 Schedule