By: William Knox Friday, February 20th was the dawn of a new era in Texas Tech baseball. The changing of the guard was officially ushered in with a double header sweep of Southern Utah University and Texas-Pan American, moving Texas Tech to 2-0 for the first time since the 2006 season. Game 1 got off […]
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FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE MACOMB, Ill. – With the start of the 2009 season days away, the Western Illinois baseball team has had numerous individuals recognized for their potential entering the season, to go along with one of the toughest non-conference schedules in the entire nation.
FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE ELMHURST, Ill. − After winning its record 11th straight league championship a year ago, Oral Roberts was a unanimous decision to claim its 12th consecutive Summit League crown in 2009 as voted by the league’s eight head coaches. The Golden Eagles collected seven first-place votes for a total of 49 points. […]
Aaron Fitt of Baseball America has an excellent article about how UT-Arlington and Centenary are facing Postseason bans for low APR scores. The NCAA has threaten these two schools to get their academics under control and if they don’t then the baseball programs at both schools will be banned from postseason play.
FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE TULSA – The Oral Roberts University baseball team begins their quest for a 12th consecutive Summit League title and NCAA Regional appearance on Feb. 20 when they host Western Michigan at J.L. Johnson Stadium. The 2009 edition of Golden Eagle baseball is full of new faces, as 10 starters departed from […]
One of our loyal readers asked for my opinion on Oral Roberts RHP Jerry Sullivan. I had the chance to see Sullivan pitch this summer with the Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox in a Cape Cod League game that took place in Brockton, Massachusetts. (Full article about game available here.) He showed me that he has a […]
Boyd’s World has done an excellent study on pitch counts for the 2008 season. He looked at every start from around the nation and figured out which schools treat their pitchers the best in terms of pitch counts while other schools abuse their pitchers with insane pitch counts. He ranks the pitchers individually for a […]
FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE TULSA, Okla. – Oral Roberts University baseball coach Rob Walton announced the addition of Wes Davis as assistant coach of the Golden Eagles on Thursday. Davis joins ORU after spending the last four seasons as assistant coach at UT-Tyler.
FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE TULSA – Oral Roberts’ head baseball coach Rob Walton announced the 2009 schedule on Friday. The 54-game slate features 28 home contests and includes 13 games against NCAA tournament teams from last season and seven games against Super Regional squads.
FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE DAYTON, Ohio – It could be one of the toughest regular season schedules that a Wright State baseball team has ever faced, but head coach Rob Cooper is optimistic about their chances to continue their recent success. The 2009 slate will feature eight teams that made the NCAA Tournament 2008 and […]