Hey, it was finally opening day in College Baseball. As always, opening day is full of upsets from mid-major over teams with very high expectations. Here are some of the highlights of the first day of action.
PITTSBURGH–The University of Pittsburgh baseball team today released its 2015 schedule, as announced by head coach Joe Jordano. The Panther’s opponents include seven teams that appeared in the 2014 College World Series (Florida State, Virginia, Miami, North Carolina, Georgia Tech, Kent State, and Youngstown State). Of those, five are Atlantic Coast Conference opponents–four of which […]
The Pitt Baseball squad took on the highly regarded Ontario Blue Jays program on Monday afternoon in a 12 inning scrimmage. The Panthers picked up 14-6 victory in their first outing of the 2014 Fall portion of the schedule.
By: Chris Slade ACC Atlantic Division Boston College Eagles 2013 record: 12 – 40 (4 – 25 ACC, 6th place) Finish: No postseason To put it bluntly, the Boston College Eagles were out of their element in ACC conference play in 2013. The Eagles lost their first 20 conference games before surprisingly winning a home […]
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE GREENSBORO, N.C. – Virginia has been selected as the 2014 Atlantic Coast Conference baseball preseason favorite in a vote of the league’s 14 head coaches. The Cavaliers were named by 10 coaches as this year’s team to beat, while Florida State received four first-place votes.
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE PITTSBURGH—Pitt baseball’s inaugural ACC season will feature seven series against opponents who participated in the 2013 NCAA Tournament, Panthers’ head coach Joe Jordano announced Thursday. “I really like this schedule,” said Jordano. “I think what you try to do is position your team to play against competition that is capable of […]
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Louisville Cardinals, who tied for the 2012 BIG EAST regular-season title, have been tabbed as the favorites in 2013 by the league’s 11 head coaches. The Cardinals, who advanced to the NCAA Championship for the seventh time in 2012, reaching the final of the Tucson Regional, received eight […]
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE PITTSBURGH – The University of Pittsburgh baseball team has released its 2013 schedule, head coach Joe Jordano announced Tuesday. Highlighting the Pitt slate during its final season in the Big East Conference are 10 contests against teams who reached the 2012 postseason and 30 home games played at the Petersen Sports […]
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE PITTSBURGH – Pitt baseball recently completed its coaching staff as head coach Joe Jordano announced the hiring of Jacke Healey as a volunteer assistant. Healey joins pitching coach Jerry Oakes as the two newest members of a staff looking to continue the Panthers’ streak of postseason play.