FROM BIG EAST PRESS RELEASE PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Four teams went 3-0 in the first weekend of BIG EAST play as Louisville, USF, Notre Dame and Connecticut all swept their opening weekend opponents. Louisville and USF both lead the league with 18 wins.
FROM BIG EAST RELEASE PROVIDENCE, R.I. – This weekend marks the opening weekend of BIG EAST baseball conference play, with 18 games scheduled for Friday-Sunday. Louisville has posted the best record in the league through the nonconference portion of the schedule with 15 wins and six losses (.714). Here is a look at the six […]
Here are some of my quick thoughts from games played on February 18th. One of the things heading into the weekend that I wanted to see was how dominate Marcus Stroman would be with the Duke Blue Devils as a starting pitcher. He was far from dominant in his first start of the year on Saturday, lasting […]
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE PROVIDENCE, R.I. – On the heels of back-to-back appearances in the NCAA Championship and a runner-up finish in the BIG EAST last season, St. John’s has been tabbed as the favorite to win the 2012 BIG EAST baseball championship by the league’s 12 head coaches. The Red Storm received eight of […]
Shawn Sell of Cincinnati Media Relations recently caught up with Bearcats head coach Brian Cleary recapping the fall practice season. The Bearcats are coming off a 30-27 season with a 14-13 mark in Big East play. They will be returning one of the top pitchers in the Big East in junior Andrew Strenge who went […]
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE CINCINNATI – University of Cincinnati baseball coach Brian Cleary announced the 2012 schedule on Tuesday. The schedule features 30 home games at Marge Schott Stadium, three opponents that advanced to the 2011 NCAA Championship, and a return trip to the BIG EAST/Big Ten Challenge.
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE CINCINNATI – The University of Cincinnati baseball team has adopted 10-year-old cancer survivor Alexander Massengill as an honorary teammate through The Friends of Jaclyn Foundation, head coach Brian Cleary announced Wednesday. “We’re glad to have Alex as a part of the team,” said Cleary. “I expect his involvement will be a great benefit to […]
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Seven teams are fighting for five remaining spots in the BIG EAST Championship as only three teams have assured themselves of postseason appearances. Connecticut is the only team that knows its fate, as the Huskies clinched their first outright BIG EAST title last week and will be the […]
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Less than half of the BIG EAST baseball season remains and Connecticut holds a two-game lead on first place. The Huskies enter the weekend with a 12-game winning streak, the longest current streak in the nation. Pittsburgh is in second place, a half-game ahead of St. John’s. The […]
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE PROVIDENCE, R.I. –With two weeks of conference action in the books, eight teams are stacked up in the middle of the standings with 3-3 records. Connecticut holds a one-game lead over Louisville for first place in the conference, with the Huskies standing at 5-1 in league play this season. Here is […]