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2013 Preseason ACC Coaches Poll

FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE
ACCLogoGREENSBORO, N.C. – NC State has been selected as the 2013 Atlantic Coast Conference baseball preseason favorite in a vote of the league’s 12 head coaches.

The Wolfpack was named by six coaches as this year’s ACC team to beat, while North Carolina received four votes, and Florida State and Virginia one each. Continue reading 2013 Preseason ACC Coaches Poll

2012 Tom Walter College Baseball Inspiration Award Winners Announced

FROM CBI PRESS RELEASE

RICHMOND, Va. – CollegeBaseballInsider.com today announces its winners of the second annual Tom Walter College Baseball Inspiration Award, which recognizes examples of inspiration in college baseball. Continue reading 2012 Tom Walter College Baseball Inspiration Award Winners Announced

Columbia Regional Game 5 Recap: Clemson stays alive, ousts Coastal Carolina

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Jason Stolz homered twice in the span of two innings Sunday to spark Clemson past Coastal Carolina, 5-3, in an elimination game of the Columbia Regional.

The Tigers (35-27) advanced to play South Carolina later Sunday in the championship round. If the Gamecocks win that game, it advances to host a Super Regional.  Clemson must beat the Gamecocks to force another game Monday. Continue reading Columbia Regional Game 5 Recap: Clemson stays alive, ousts Coastal Carolina

Tigers, Gamecocks renew rivalry in postseason

The matchup Clemson and South Carolina fans were anticipating when the NCAA announced both teams would be in the Columbia Regional happens today. The Tigers and Gamecocks play at Carolina Stadium in the second round of the tournament. First pitch is scheduled for 4 p.m.,  with the game scheduled for national television on ESPNU. Continue reading Tigers, Gamecocks renew rivalry in postseason

Columbia Regional: Game 1 Recap

COLUMBIA, S.C.  – Phil Pohl drove in five runs and hit a second-inning grand slam as Clemson defeated Coastal Carolina, 11-3, in Friday’s first game of the NCAA Columbia Regional at Carolina Stadium.

Pohl was one of five players to contribute two hits apiece to Clemson’s 13-hit attack. Continue reading Columbia Regional: Game 1 Recap

2012 NCAA Regional Preview: Columbia, SC

University of South Carolina pitcher Michael Roth
Senior pitcher Michael Roth is scheduled to start
South Carolina’s second game in the NCAA’s Columbia Regional.

 

Friday’s schedule

No. 3 seed Coastal Carolina (41-17) vs. No. 2 seed Clemson (33-26), Noon, ESPNU

No. 4 seed Manhattan (33-25) vs. No. 1 seed South Carolina (40-17), 4 p.m., ESPNU

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It’s the elephant in the room no one wants to deal with – yet.

When the NCAA Selection Committee set up the Columbia Regional the placement of Clemson, Coastal Carolina and South Carolina at the same venue – along with Manhattan – had baseball fans in South Carolina buzzing.

The Clemson-South Carolina rivalry is a 24/7, 365 proposition in the Palmetto State. It’s hard to find a native sports fan that is neutral  about the rivalry – unless that person’s rooting interest is for another state school such as Coastal Carolina.

If a Clemson-South Carolina game does come about, you can expect a sellout crowd of 8,242 – more if the Columbia fire marshal is looking the other way – to have Carolina Stadium rocking.
Continue reading 2012 NCAA Regional Preview: Columbia, SC

2012 ACC Tournament Preview

The ACC Tournament kicks off on Wednesday morning when Florida State takes on Georgia Tech at 11am. The rest of the matchups on Wednesday are NC State vs Miami and North Carolina vs Wake Forest. Continue reading 2012 ACC Tournament Preview