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FROM NCBWA RELEASE
MORGANTOWN, W.Va – The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) released its National Player of the Week awards for the period ending March 11, today. Coastal Carolina senior outfielder Daniel Bowman was named National Hitter of the Week, while North Carolina junior right-hander Michael Morin was named National Pitcher of the Week. The NCBWA Board reviews candidates from each Division I Conference each week and names winners each Tuesday throughout the season.
The ACC opens up conference play with only one series featuring ranked squads with #6 ranked North Carolina Tar Heels heading north to play the 17th ranked Clemson Tigers. The other weekend series see the #8 ranked Florida State Seminoles heading to Duke, #9 ranked Georgia Tech heading to NC State, Boston College visiting #14 ranked Miami (FL), Virginia Tech going to #27 Virginia, and #30 ranked Maryland visiting Wake Forest. Continue reading
Game 1: #3 North Carolina 10 Xavier 2
Carolina took a commanding four-run lead after the first inning in game one and never looked back en route to a 10-2 season-opening victory over Xavier.
Tommy Coyle opened the year as he finished 2011 by reaching base safely for the 30th consecutive game with a single to left field in the first. Colin Moran followed with a single of his own before Cody Stubbs was hit by a pitch to load the bases for Jacob Stallings. Continue reading
College Baseball Daily has put together with our large staff of College Baseball writers our first annual All-American Team. You can check out the full team below. Continue reading
The story of the year in the ACC was how much more dominant the ACC Coastal Division was with four teams winning 19 or more games on the year. Virginia ended up tying Georgia Tech for the overall conference and Coastal Division titles with identical 22-8 records. North Carolina finished in third place in the division with a 20-10 record while Miami (FL) went 19-10 for fourth place. Virginia Tech started the conference season with one win in their first nine games but ended up going 10-11 the rest of the year to finish the season with an 11-19 record. Duke finished in last place with a 7-23 mark. Continue reading
STATESBORO, Ga. – Strong outings by starters Justin Hess (Panama City, Fla.) and Sam Howard (Carterville, Ga.) capped off a weekend of Georgia Southern Baseball scrimmages at J.I. Clements Stadium. What opened in a pitcher’s duel ended in a 4-4 tie after both teams scored three runs each in the eighth and final inning. Continue reading
TCU: Varsity 8 Alumni 6
FORT WORTH, Texas - The varsity squad rallied with seven unanswered runs in the last three innings to defeat the alumni squad 8-6 Saturday afternoon in the annual Alumni Game. Brett Johnson provided the offensive fireworks for the varsity squad with a home run and a double as part of a three-hit afternoon. Continue reading
UNC: Visitors 5 Home 0
Chapel Hill, N.C.- The visiting Tar squad scored solo runs in the second and seventh innings and three in the fifth to take a 5-0 win over the home Heel squad on Friday afternoon at Boshamer Stadium. Continue reading