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2013 Fullerton NCAA Regional Day 2 Recap

Nick Ferraresi scores the winning run.Columbia 6, New Mexico 5 

Fourth-seeded Columbia rallied for five runs in the eighth inning to erase a 5-0 deficit and send the game into extra innings where the Lions defeated New Mexico 6-5 on a Nick Crucet RBI single in the 13th inning. Continue reading


CBD Photo Gallery: Arizona State Defeats New Mexico 4-3

Photos by David Cohen.

FULLERTON, CA – On Friday at Goodwin Field the No. 24 Arizona State Sun Devils and the New Mexico Lobos kicked off the Fullerton Regional as ASU defeated the Mountain West champions in a 4-3 finish.

Mitch Garver of New Mexico put the Lobos on the board in the first with an RBI single to drive in Chase Harris who led off the inning with a single to left field. Continue reading


CBD’s Around the Horn (February 15th)

OpeningDayPhotoFebruary 15th this year marked the start of the Division 1 College Baseball season. Here 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 ever that we might miss feel free to send us an email by clicking hereContinue reading


2013 Mountain West Preseason Coaches Poll

MountainWestConference_thumb.jpgCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Defending Mountain West champion New Mexico has been predicted to win its second consecutive regular season MW baseball title in 2013, according to a vote of the six MW head coaches. The Lobos received five first-place votes and 35 points overall. San Diego State received the remaining first-place vote and 26 points to edge out MW newcomers Nevada (23 points) and Fresno State (22 points) for second place. UNLV was picked fifth (13 points), followed by Air Force in sixth (7 points). Continue reading


Top 100 Countdown: 60. Mitchell Garver (New Mexico)

MitchGarverUNMCollege Baseball Daily continues our countdown to the start of the 2013 college baseball season by checking in on the Top 100 Players in the country. We will be counting down the players day-by-day until we reach number 1.

Number 60 in our countdown is New Mexico senior catcher Mitchell Garver from Albuquerque, New Mexico where he attended La Cueva High School. He was named first team all-state, first team all-district, first team all-metro. honorable mention All-American honors in 2009. Continue reading


Top 100 Countdown: 64. D.J. Peterson (New Mexico)

DJ PetersonCollege Baseball Daily continues our countdown to the start of the 2013 college baseball season by checking in on the Top 100 Players in the country. We will be counting down the players day-by-day until we reach number 1.

Number 64 on our Top 100 Countdown is D. J. Peterson of New Mexico. The 6’1 infielder from Gilbert, Arizona was a member of the Team USA Collegiate National Team over the summer. Continue reading


New Mexico releases 2013 Schedule

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – If the University of New Mexico baseball team is going to return to the NCAA postseason for a fourth consecutive year in 2013, it will have to traverse yet another difficult schedule. Head coach Ray Birmingham released the team’s schedule for the 2013 season, and, like always, there are many tough, quality opponents, including 11 games against teams that made an NCAA regional in 2012. Continue reading


2012 All-Cape League Team Announced

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


New Mexico hires Dan Spencer as Pitching Coach

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – The University of New Mexico baseball team is proud to announce the hiring of Dan Spencer as its new pitching coach. Spencer joins the Lobos after spending the last four seasons as the head coach of Texas Tech, compiling a 115-112 record.

“This is huge for the continued success of our program as we try to get to Omaha,” UNM head coach Ray Birmingham said. Continue reading


NCBWA releases National Players of the Week


MORGANTOWN, W.Va – The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA)­ released its National Player of the Week awards for the period ending May 20, today. New Mexico freshman outfielder Ryan Padilla was named National Hitter of the Week, while Stanford junior right-handed pitcher Mark Appel and Rice junior right-handed pitcher Tyler Duffey were named Co-National Pitchers of the Week. The NCBWA Board reviews candidates from each Division I Conference each week and names winners each Tuesday throughout the season.  

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