College Baseball Daily has learned current Illinois assistant coach Spencer Allen will be named the new head coach at Northwestern University. Allen has spent the past season as an assistant coach with the University of Illinois leading them to them to the Super Regionals. Before heading to Champaign, he spent the previous two seasons as an […]
EVANSTON, Ill. — Northwestern head baseball coach Paul Stevens will retire at the conclusion of the 2015 season after serving the program since 1985, Vice President for Athletics and Recreation Jim Phillips announced Thursday, April 2. Stevens worked as an assistant coach under both Ron Wellman and Larry Cochell from 1985-1987 before taking over as […]
The Big Ten’s football and basketball status is established in the nation’s consciousness; a national football championship this season and basketball teams, in and out of the Top 25, making multiple trips to the Final Four. Baseball, however, continues fight for national respect; last season the Big Ten was ranked as the 10th best conference […]
The Northwestern Wildcats have posted their 2015 schedule which opens up with a three game tournament in Surprise, Arizona hosted by the Oregon State Beavers. The other two teams competing that weekend are New Mexico and Michigan State.
Here is your National Recap for April 11th. Rodon overused; Duke defeats NC State 2-0 behind Van Orden The top story of the night was the absolute criminal overuse of Carlos Rodon by the NC State coaching staff in the Wolfpack’s 2-0 defeat to Duke. Rodon was working on short rest and threw 134 pitches […]
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 […]
A very intriguing Opening Day with several tight, nail-biting games making the first day of college baseball action in Southern California one to remember. We’ve got your quick roundup of all the action, plus three photo galleries from around the Southland. Portland 1, #9 UCLA 0 Travis Radke and the Portland bullpen outdueled new UCLA […]
CBD contributor Seth Bernstein recently caught up with Northwestern head baseball coach Paul Stevens who is entering his 26th season in charge of the Wildcats program. They are coming off a 18-36 season while going 6-18 in Big Ten conference play. Stevens talks with Bernstein about his 2013 squad and some of the storylines for […]