The Patriots received 80 points and eight first place votes after a 41-19 season last year as an independent. DBU advanced to its second-straight NCAA Tournament last season. DBU joins the WAC this season after playing as a Division I independent the past nine seasons. As an independent, the Patriots have made three trips to the NCAA tournament, including an NCAA Super Regional appearance in 2011. Read the rest of this entry »
Cal State Bakersfield Archive
It continues the dance off videos from around the country today with Nebraska and Cal State Bakersfield taking part in the tradition yesterday. The full video is below. Read the rest of this entry »
Baylor vs. Oral Roberts (Postponed)
- Doubleheader scheduled for tomorrow, starting at 12:05 PM.
Kansas 3 Bowling Green 1 (Game 1)
- Kansas took the lead in the seventh on a two-run single from LF Tucker Tharp.
- SS Kevin Kuntz led the Jayhawks with two hits. Kansas had six hits total.
- Freshman LHP Wes Benjamin picked up the win in his first career start, going seven innings and allowing only one run on five hits. Benjamin walked one and struck out three.
- Tanner Poppe picked up his first save of the season, allowing a hit and striking out a batter in the ninth. Read the rest of this entry »
Opening weekend is upon us once again. Here is a preview of the Big 12, including pitching probables and a few players to look out for on each team. Read the rest of this entry »
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE
BAKERSFIELD, Calif.-CSU Bakersfield head coach Bill Kernen has announced the 2012 Roadrunner baseball schedule with CSUB opening its final campaign as an independent Feb. 18 when the Roadrunners host 2011 NCAA Tournament qualifier Kansas State in a three-game series (Feb. 18-20). Read the rest of this entry »
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE
BAKERSFIELD, Calif.–CSU Bakersfield head baseball coach Bill Kernen has announced the hiring of Mike Mayne as pitching coach and the promotion of promotion of assistant coach Jody Robinson to associate head coach for the Roadrunners. Read the rest of this entry »
CBD contributor Sam Wasson was the first to report that Cal-State Bakersfield and Dallas Baptist would be joining the WAC in baseball. The WAC put out their official press release today which you can check out below.
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE
DENVER—The Western Athletic Conference today announced that an invitation for affiliate membership has been issued to and accepted by CSU Bakersfield and Dallas Baptist to join the conference in baseball starting with the 2012-13 academic year. Read the rest of this entry »
College Baseball Daily has confirmed that current independents Cal State-Bakersfield and Dallas Baptist have accepted the Western Athletic Conference’s membership invitation as associate members in baseball. The Roadrunners and Patriots will join the league in beginning in the 2012-2013 academic year and will begin play in the league in the 2013 season. The two teams will be affiliate members initially for two seasons during which time they will evaluate long term membership. Read the rest of this entry »
College Baseball Daily has learned through independent sources that Dallas Baptist and Cal-State Bakersfield will be added to the WAC as associate members for baseball only. Our sources also state that the conference will be moving the 2012 or 2013 conference tournament to the state of Texas, most likely to the DFW/Arlington area. Read the rest of this entry »
By: Trevor Kuss
The final week of Big West play has 5 games set for action, with all 9 teams active. The Highlanders will travel up to Davis to take on the Aggies. Long Beach State heads over to UC Irvine to take on the Anteaters. Fullerton is back in action and taking on last place Northridge. Pacific travels to Santa Barbara to take on the Gauchos. Cal Poly, having already completed their conference season, will be taking on Cal State Bakersfield. Read the rest of this entry »
FROM NCBWA RELEASE
MORGANTOWN, W.Va – The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) released the Pro-Line Athletic National Player of the Week awards for the period ending May 22 today. UT San Antonio senior first baseman Ryan Hutson and Louisville junior second baseman Ryan Wright were named National Co-Hitters of the Week, while Cal State Bakersfield senior right-hander Mike McCarthy 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. Read the rest of this entry »
College Baseball Daily throughout the season will be providing our Quick Hits on games throughout the country. Special thanks to William Knox and Mark Rafferty for contributing to this report. As always, follow us on Twitter @CB_Daily for instant reaction and the best up to minute coverage on college baseball in the country. We also have a Facebook page which can be joined by clicking here. Read the rest of this entry »