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2014 Oxford Regional: Day 2 Recap

Georgia Tech 4 Jacksonville State 2

OXFORD, Miss. – Matt Gonzalez broke a 1-1 tie with a two-out, two-run double in the ninth inning as No. 25 Georgia Tech rallied to stave off elimination Sunday with a 4-2 win over Jacksonville State in the NCAA Oxford Regional.

The Yellow Jackets (37-26) will play again Sunday versus the loser of a game between Washington and Ole Miss that was set for a 4 p.m. ET first pitch. The late game at Ole Miss’s Swayze Field will begin at approximately 8 p.m. ET on ESPN3. Continue reading

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2014 Oxford Regional: Day 1 Recap

Washington 8 Georgia Tech 0

OXFORD, Miss. – Tyler Davis began his Saturday at the ballpark by singing along in mock baritone as Seattle’s Macklemore rapped “Can’t Hold Us” over the Oxford-University Stadium’s public-address system.

Man, was he right on about that. Continue reading

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2014 Oxford Regional (In-Game Tweets)


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2014 Oxford Regional Preview

Ole Miss 41-18

After being picked 6th in the SEC West in pre-season polls, the Rebels exceeded all expectations, winning the division with a 19-11 record and being in the discussion of a national seed. Their hopes of being one of the top eight fell short, but Ole Miss is hosting a regional and have a team that’s very reliable on both sides of the ball. Despite a very strong pitching staff featuring Chris Ellis (2.17 ERA) and Christian Trent (2.44 ERA) who combined to go 15-1 on the season, what the Rebels do offensively is what is so impressive. Continue reading

Murray State’s Rob McDonald not returning

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Murray State Director of Athletics Allen Ward announced today that Rob McDonald will not return for his 12th season as Head Coach of the Murray State baseball team.

“This was a very difficult decision as I think the world of Rob and his family,” said Ward. “He’s a class act and I appreciate his service and dedication to the University”.

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2014 Ohio Valley Conference Preseason Coaches Poll

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OhioValleyConferenceBRENTWOOD, Tenn. — After winning the Ohio Valley Conference regular season championship a season ago and returning six positional starters this year Tennessee Tech has been tabbed the 2014 preseason favorite for the 11-team league in a vote of OVC head baseball coaches and sports information directors. In additional voting TTU senior first baseman Zach Stephens was named OVC Preseason Player of the Year for the second-consecutive season while Jacksonville State closer Travis Stout was tabbed OVC Preseason Pitcher of the Year. Continue reading

Eastern Kentucky releases 2014 Schedule

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EKUBaseballRICHMOND, Ky. – Eastern Kentucky University is scheduled to play nine baseball games against teams that advanced to the 2013 NCAA Tournament, head coach Jason Stein announced today with the release of the complete 2014 schedule.

Those NCAA Tournament teams are Louisville, South Carolina, East Tennessee and Austin Peay. Louisville advanced all the way to the College World Series. South Carolina, the 2010 and 2011 NCAA Champions and 2012 runner up, advanced to a super regional in 2013. Continue reading