Pepperdine hosted No. 10 Texas A&M and had to face the Aggies gauntlet of starting pitchers. USC had to travel to No. 2 Stanford and battle the weather and the Cardinal’s strong lineup. And San Diego had a West Coast Conference showdown with Santa Clara The two ranked SoCal teams went for sweeps while a […]
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Not a ton of movement in this week’s iteration of the Southern California college baseball Power Rankings. UCLA’s winning streak was snapped after 12 games, but the Bruins bounced right back and continued their winning ways, keeping all Power Rankings contenders at bay for at least another week. Crosstown rival USC went the opposite direction […]
There were a lot of questions heading into the weekend. Could UCLA play on the road? Would Cal State Fullerton rebound after losing to USC midweek? How would San Diego and Loyola Marymount fare against traditional powers? Those four teams were all participating in high-profile road trips. On the home front, Long Beach hoped to […]
What a busy but outstanding weekend of college baseball in Southern California! With 10 of the 11 teams in our SoCal coverage area playing at home this weekend, there was plenty of baseball to watch. I racked up 468 miles of driving on what felt like hundreds of different traffic-infested highways and freeways, but I […]
Home Sweet Home! Ten of the 11 Southern California squads will play host this weekend as several teams try to rebound from average to sub-par opening weeks. Things have been upside down in the first week as the only undefeated is USC — a team that hasn’t made the NCAA Tournament since 2005. The two […]
The college baseball season is officially under way in Southern California and that means it’s time for the SoCal Power Rankings. A pair of relative surprises sit atop the first SoCal Power Rankings as USC and Pepperdine both are off to stellar starts while Fullerton and UCLA dropped opening weekend series.
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE The Cal State Fullerton Titans were selected as the favorite to capture the 2012 Big West Conference title according to the 2012 Big West Baseball Preseason Coaches Poll after receiving six of the nine first-place votes and totaling 76 points. Picking up three first-place votes was UC Irvine, who was selected […]