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2012 CBD Season Preview: Southern Conference

By: Aaron Kirby
2011 Season Review:

  • Tournament Champion: Georgia Southern
  • Regular Season Champion: Elon
  • Conference RPI: #15
  • Conference ISR: #16

In 2010 the Southern Conference had a conference record 3 teams (Citadel, CofC and Elon) get in a regional. However, in 2011 only the tournament champion Georgia Southern (36-26 overall and 18-12 SOCON) received a NCAA bid. Regular season champion Elon (36-21 overall and 23-7 SOCON) along with CofC (39-22 overall and 18-12 SOCON), and Samford (37-23 overall and 18-12 SOCON) came up just short of a regional. UNCG who won just 7 conference games in 2010 finished just one game behind Elon in regular season at 22-8 in conference and 34-20 overall. +14 games overall and an amazing +15 in conference. Continue reading 2012 CBD Season Preview: Southern Conference

2012 Preseason Southern Conference Polls Released

FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE
SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The Southern Conference baseball coaches have selected College of Charleston as the preseason favorite to win the league championship in 2012 while the media representatives who cover the league have chosen Georgia Southern as the conference favorite. Continue reading 2012 Preseason Southern Conference Polls Released

CBD Journal with Drake Browne (November 23rd)

Exams are finished, papers have been printed, and the Paladins are on their way home for Thanksgiving break. It is a much needed break. Nothing will fuel me up for the Semester’s home stretch better than grandma’s fabulous cooking, and some quality time with family and friends. It’s going to be a treat. Continue reading CBD Journal with Drake Browne (November 23rd)

CBD Journal with Drake Browne (Furman)

The life of a college athlete can be interesting at times, to say the least. I do not think that it is better, or more fun that the regular college experience, but it is incredibly different. I have seen this throughout my first two years as a college baseball player, and I continue to see it every day. Continue reading CBD Journal with Drake Browne (Furman)

Furman releases 2012 Schedule

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GREENVILLE, S.C. — Five games at Fluor Field, including a clash against two-time reigning national champion South Carolina, highlight Furman’s 2012 baseball schedule, which was released today by Paladin head coach Ron Smith.

Furman will play the Gamecocks on Mar. 20 at Fluor Field as part of a 32-game home schedule that also features contests with Michigan State (Feb. 24), Miami of Ohio (Feb. 25), Maine (Feb. 26), and Clemson (Apr. 10) at the beautiful downtown facility, which serves as the home of the Single A South Atlantic League Greenville Drive. Continue reading Furman releases 2012 Schedule

ACC Recap for May 10th

Here is your ACC Recap for May 10th.

#7 Florida State 13 #23 Stetson 1

DELAND, Fla. – Florida State senior Stuart Tapley rejoined his teammates Tuesday night at Stetson’s Melching Field at Conrad Park, two weeks after his father suffered a stroke back home in Orlando. Continue reading ACC Recap for May 10th

ACC Recap for April 26th

Here is your ACC Recap for April 26th.

Georgia 6 #13 Georgia Tech 4

ATLANTA, GA. — On a night when injured Bulldog Johnathan Taylor returned briefly to watch his team in action, Georgia responded with a 6-4 win over ninth-ranked Georgia Tech Tuesday in front of a crowd of 18,156 at Turner Field. Continue reading ACC Recap for April 26th

2011 Southern Conference Preseason Poll

FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE
SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The Southern Conference baseball coaches and media have each selected College of Charleston as the preseason favorite to win the league championship in 2011.

The Cougars received all 10 possible first-place votes and 100 points in the coaches’ balloting, as coaches were not permitted to vote for their own teams. CofC also grabbed 19 of 22 first-place votes and 239 points in the media poll. Coach Monte Lee’s team returns six of nine starters in the field as well as a pair of weekend starting pitchers from the 2010 team that was 44-19 overall and finished second in the NCAA Myrtle Beach Regional. Continue reading 2011 Southern Conference Preseason Poll

2011 CBD Season Preview: Southern Conference

By: Aaron Kirby

The 2010 season was a historic season for the Southern Conference.   After getting 2 teams in Regionals in 5 of 6 previous years, along with the SOCON tourney champion and regular season champion(The Citadel) 2 teams, College of Charleston and Elon earned an at-large bid putting 3 SOCON teams in NCAA postseason for the first time in history of the league. In 2010 the SOCON finished the season with 7 teams with RPI in the top 75. Continue reading 2011 CBD Season Preview: Southern Conference