Here is your October 17th Fall Ball Update. North Carolina: Blue 6 White 0 CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – The Blue Team claimed its second straight series and wrapped up the Fall World Series Sunday afternoon as they claimed a 6-0 win over the White Team. Andrew Smith notched the win tossing 5.1 innings of shutout ball while striking […]
Here is your October 12th Fall Ball Recap. Houston-Rice HOUSTON – The University of Houston baseball team competed against the Rice Owls Tuesday night in a 14-inning scrimmage at Cougar Field. The extended scrimmage was a chance for head coach Todd Whitting to evaluate his squad, which has been holding fall practices since Sept. 6.
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE Houston – The University of Houston baseball team and head coach Todd Whitting announced the 2012 schedule Friday afternoon. The 2012 season kicks off Feb. 17-19 with a weekend series against Delaware at Cougar Field. The season opener marks the first time the two teams will meet on the baseball field.
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE Houston – University of Houston head baseball coach Todd Whitting announced the hiring of Ryan Shotzberger as assistant coach on Thursday. “I am really excited to have Ryan at the University of Houston,” Whitting said. “He and I spent a lot of time together at TCU on teams that had a […]
The Texas Longhorns coming off an appearance in the 2011 College World Series has released their 2011 fall schedule. They will host the Houston Cougars on visit Austin on October 16th. The Vanderbilt Commodores will then make their second straight fall appearance in Austin on October 22nd and 23rd. The Longhorns will wrap up their […]
By: John Lockwood 2011 CUSA Player of the Year – Chad Zurcher, Memphis In a year when offensive numbers across the country plummeted—and the name “BBCOR” became commonly uttered next to any manner of expletive—Memphis’ Chad Zurcher didn’t seem to get the memo. The junior from Knoxville finished the season with an NCAA-best .443 batting […]
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE Robert Burns once penned the infamous phrase, “the best laid plans of mice and men often go awry.” For the Rice University baseball team, however, that was not the case as the Owls defeated cross-town rival University of Houston, 4-3, in a 10-inning thriller in the 2011 Conference USA Baseball Championship […]
Here is your Conference USA Recap for May 27th, courtesy of Conference USA: #5 Memphis 5 – #8 UAB 4 Tigers hurler Ryan Holland struck out a career-high 11 batters and right fielder Robby Graham broke a 4-4 deadlock with an RBI-single in the bottom of the eighth as fifth-seeded Memphis defeated No. 8 seed […]
Our Conference USA recap is courtesy of John Lockwood. Thanks, John! #4 UCF 6 – #8 UAB 4 For 117 pitches, UAB hurler Dillon Napoleon was nearly flawless. On his 118th offering to the plate, however, UCF first baseman Jonathan Griffin sent the recently appointed Conference USA Newcomer of the Year to the bench and […]