COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Defending Mountain West tournament champion New Mexico has been predicted to win the 2017 baseball title, edging out 2016 regular season champion Fresno State, according to a vote of the league’s seven head coaches. The Lobos received four first-place votes and 34 points overall, while the Bulldogs were one point behind with […]
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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The defending Mountain West Tournament champion University of New Mexico baseball team takes on arguably one of the toughest non-conference schedules in the country in 2017 with five NCAA postseason opponents – including two College World Series participants – and a combined winning percentage of almost .600 between the Lobos’ 10 non-conference […]
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – “Nowhere to breathe.” That’s how UNM head baseball coach Ray Birmingham described his team’s 2015 schedule, which was officially released Tuesday.
New Mexico head coach Ray Birmingham and LSU shortstop Alex Bregman both spent the summer as members of the USA Collegiate National Team. Birmingham served as an assistant coach this summer while Bregman served as the everyday shortstop. Bregman and Birmingham though had a connection together as Bregman is from New Mexico.
Have to keep the roundup of the exciting final full day of Southern California action to a minimum tonight as I’m headed out from Banner Island Ballpark in Stockton, Calif. after the WCC Championship and driving to Las Vegas, Nev. for the Mountain West finale tomorrow. (Well, I ended up getting booted from Banner Island […]
The Mountain West Conference Tournament had a couple of exciting finishes and officially has a team swinging a mean scythe. The West Coast Conference has its championship game participants and it will be a familiar face-off. Oh…and some guy named Garza happened to throw nine innings without the other team getting a hit and there […]
The Mountain West and West Coast conference tournaments got underway in Las Vegas and Stockton, Calif. How did the Southern California squads perform in tournament action? Find out… All that plus the Big West teams in action in their final regular season weekend in this Thursday edition of the Southern California College Baseball Roundup.
The Long Beach/Fullerton rivalry started off with plenty of drama courtesy of a 1-0 game. But whose way did it go? And could No. 4 Cal Poly rebound from its three-game losing streak? Find out below. That plus more, including how a dropped flyball changed the Pepperdine/LMU opener in Friday’s Southern California college baseball roundup that […]
After dropping their first game of the season, Southern California’s top ranked squads, No. 1 Cal State Fullerton and No. 9 UCLA, both bounced back with dramatic victories to ensure a series win. It was a strong day in the Southland as 10 of the 11 SoCal teams in action scored victories. Long Beach State’s […]