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American Athletic Conference Weekend Recap (March 3rd)

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AACLogoPROVIDENCE, R.I. – Nine more wins were added to the left side of the ledger with the conference’s teams in action across the country this past weekend. The league’s elite continue to perform well, with four teams (Louisville, Memphis, Houston, USF) ranked or receiving votes in the first Coaches Poll to come out during the season. Continue reading

2014 Preseason American Athletic Conference Preseason Poll

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LouisvilleFeaturedImagePROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Louisville Cardinals enter the season as the unanimous 2014 Preseason American Athletic Conference favorite after advancing to the College World Series for the second time in school history last season. Louisville received eight first-place votes and 64 points in the coaches’ preseason poll. Three teams tied for second place, as UCF, UConn and Houston all received 47 points. Continue reading

Memphis releases 2014 Schedule

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DaronSchoenrockMemphisMEMPHIS, Tenn. – Memphis Baseball announced its schedule for the 2014 season, a 56-game slate that features 30 home games at FedExPark.

“One of the things we’ve always been able to do is put together a very attractive home and road schedule that enhances three things,” head coach Daron Schoenrock said. “We want to showcase our city with the baseball history that we have here and we want to showcase our facility with the upgrades that have been done. We want to enhance our players chances of being seen in player development on a professional level. This schedule also provides the opportunity to advance to postseason play based on the RPI formula.” Continue reading

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CBD Around the Horn (March 1st)

JordanMontgomeryHere are some of the top performances and highlights on the day. We will be providing daily articles as often as possible this season. If you know of an outstanding performance we might miss, feel free to send us an email by clicking here. Continue reading

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2013 Conference USA Preseason Coaches Poll and Teams

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ConferenceUSALogoConference USA announced its 2013 preseason baseball awards, as chosen by the league’s nine head coaches. Rice senior infielder Christian Stringer was chosen as the preseason Player of the Year, while Owls junior right-hander Austin Kubitza was named the preseason Pitcher of the Year. Rice was chosen to win the league’s championship. The Owls have won either the regular season or tournament championship in each of its seven years as a member of C-USA. Continue reading

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Poster of the Day: Memphis Tigers

DaronSchoenrockMemphisAs we continue counting down to the first pitch of the 2013 season, we are running some of the best posters from schools across the country. The team we feature today is the Memphis Tigers. They are coming off a season which saw them go 31-28 campaign and 14-10 in Conference USA play. You can check out the poster below. Future posters can be sent to me by clicking here. Continue reading

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2012 All-Cape League Team Announced

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HYANNIS, Mass. – Most Valuable Player Phil Ervin (Samford), Top Pitcher and Outstanding Pro Prospect Sean Manaea (Indiana St.) and Batting Champion Patrick Biondi (Michigan) top the list of players selected to the Cape Cod Baseball League Post-Season All-League Team. Continue reading

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Memphis releases 2013 Schedule

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. – The Memphis baseball team has announced its schedule for the 2013 season featuring 25 games against 2012 NCAA Tournament teams as well as 35 home games at FedExPark.

“We have put together a tremendously challenging schedule, something I promise in the recruiting process,” head coach Daron Schoenrock said. “This is by far the most home games we’ve had since moving into FedExPark in 2010.” Continue reading

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NCBWA National Players of the Week

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MORGANTOWN, W.Va – The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA)­ released its National Player of the Week awards for the period ending April 8, today. Clemson junior infielder Richie Shaffer was named National Hitter of the Week, while Memphis sophomore left-hander Sam Moll 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. Continue reading

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Memphis to Join the Big East for 2013-2014 Season

The Memphis Tigers Athletic Department will hold a news conference on Wednesday afternoon to announce they will be joining the Big East conference for the 2013-2014 season. According to ESPN, the exit fee and entrance fee for the Tigers will be discussed in the news conferences on Wednesday. You can check out a full video report from ESPN.com below. Continue reading