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USC-Upstate releases 2015 Schedule

South Carolina-UpstateSpartanburg, S.C. – Thirty-five games inside the friendly confines of Harley Park, 10 games against teams that reached the 2014 NCAA Tournament and exciting weekend series against Atlantic Sun opponents highlight the 2015 USC Upstate baseball schedule, it was announced by head coach Matt Fincher on Tuesday. Continue reading USC-Upstate releases 2015 Schedule

2014 CBD Top 100 Countdown: 28. Chad Sobotka (USC-Upstate)

ChadSobotkaUSCUpstateCollege Baseball Daily continues our countdown to the start of the 2014 college baseball season by checking in on the Top 100 Players in the country. We will be adding players day-by-day until we get to number one!

Number 28 on our countdown is junior RHP Chad Sobotka from South Carolina-Upstate. The 6’6 righty was a four year letter winner at Riverview High School. As a senior, he went 4-2 with a 3.20 ERA with him named the team’s MVP. Continue reading 2014 CBD Top 100 Countdown: 28. Chad Sobotka (USC-Upstate)

USC-Upstate announces 2012 Schedule

South Carolina-UpstateSPARTANBURG, S.C. – The 2012 USC Upstate Baseball schedule released today by head coach Matt Fincher features 10 games against 2011 NCAA Tournament participants and 11 others against squads that won 34 or more games a season ago.

The Spartans open the season with an 11-game homestand, beginning with Eastern Michigan on Feb. 17. Upstate will also host Ball State and Kentucky during opening weekend. Continue reading USC-Upstate announces 2012 Schedule

ACC Recap for May 4th

Here is your ACC Recap for May 4th.

Towson 3 Maryland 2 (11 innings)

TOWSON, Md. – Senior first baseman Austin Harclerode led off the bottom of the 11th inning with a home run over the leftfield fence to lift the Tigers (22-21-1) to a 3-2 victory over the University of Maryland (20-29) at John B. Schuerholz Park on Wednesday afternoon. Continue reading ACC Recap for May 4th

ACC Recap for Feb. 22nd

Here is your ACC Recap for Feb. 22nd.

Florida State 5 Jacksonville 3

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Nothing is coming easy – or free – for Florida State’s baseball opponents four games into the 2011 season.

The Seminoles improved to 4-0 on the year Tuesday with a 5-3 victory over rival Jacksonville at Dick Howser Stadium, thanks in large part to another outstanding pitching performance. For the third time in four games, Seminole pitchers did not yield a walk, forcing the Dolphins to earn a road win. Continue reading ACC Recap for Feb. 22nd

2011 Atlantic Sun Preseason Coaches Poll

MACON, Ga. – The Atlantic Sun’s reigning regular-season and tournament champions, FGCU and Mercer shared the top spot in the preseason coaches’ poll, the conference announced on Thursday. ETSU’s Paul Hoilman, the 2010 Player of the Year unanimously earned the preseason tag while FGCU’s all-conference starting pitcher, Richie Erath, received the Preseason Pitcher of the Year honor. Continue reading 2011 Atlantic Sun Preseason Coaches Poll

2011 CBD Season Preview: Atlantic Sun

The 2010 Atlantic Sun regular season saw Florida Gulf Coast dominate the conference with a 25-5 conference mark as second place Mercer finished six games back with a 16-11 record. East Tennessee State finished a game behind the Bears with a 15-12 record. North Florida and Jacksonville finished tied for fourth place with a 14-12 record. Stetson rounded out the qualifiers for the Atlantic Sun postseason tournament with a 14-13 record. Belmont at 13-13, Kennesaw State at 12-15, Lipscomb at 9-17, and Campbell at 8-19 were on the outside looking in at the postseason tournament while USC-Upstate went 8-19 as they were not eligible for the A-Sun tournament as they are undergoing an NCAA Reclassifying period. Continue reading 2011 CBD Season Preview: Atlantic Sun

USC Upstate Announces 56-Game Slate for 2011

South Carolina-UpstateFROM CBB NEWS SOURCE

SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The USC Upstate baseball team will continue its theme of tough schedules as the Spartans will play a total of 11 games against five teams finished in the RPI top-45 a season ago as head coach Matt Fincher has announced today the 2011 baseball schedule.

Upstate will face defending national champion South Carolina, who finished with a RPI of seven, as well as College of Charleston (21), The Citadel (31), Virginia Tech (35) and Florida Gulf Coast (42).

Continue reading USC Upstate Announces 56-Game Slate for 2011

ACC Recap for April 21st.

Here is your ACC Recap for April 21st.

ThomasNicholsGT #3 Georgia Tech 18 Georgia Southern 4

ATLANTA – Thomas Nichols had five hits, including two doubles and two home runs, to lead the third-ranked Georgia Tech baseball team (33-5) to an 18-4 victory over Georgia Southern (21-17) in midweek action Wednesday at Russ Chandler Stadium.

The five hits were a career-high for Nichols, who also added a career high five RBI in his 5-for-5 performance. Four of his hits went for extra bases, as he grabbed two doubles in addition to his sixth and seventh home runs of the season.

Continue reading ACC Recap for April 21st.

SEC Recap for April 20th

Here is your SEC Recap for April 20th.

JoseMataUSC #5 LSU 14 Northwestern State 3

SHREVEPORT, La. — Shortstop Austin Nola was a single shy of hitting for the cycle, and the fifth-ranked Tigers pounded 15 hits to top No. 30 Northwestern State, 14-3, Tuesday night at Fair Grounds Field.

The Tigers (31-6) will be back in action Wednesday when they play host to Northwestern State (25-11) in Alex Box Stadium at 6:30 p.m., as the two teams will meet for the second time in two days.

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