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UT-Arlington releases 2014 Schedule

DarinThomasUTArlingtonARLINGTON, Texas – Two games at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington, plus the first Sun Belt Conference season, highlight the 2014 schedule for UT Arlington baseball. The 56-game slate begins Feb. 14, 2014 at Clay Gould Ballpark with the UTA Invitational.

“I feel like we have put together another great schedule,” UT Arlington coach Darin Thomas said. “It should be challenging for our kids.” Continue reading

UT-Arlington to Upgrade Baseball and Softball Facilities

DarinThomasUTArlingtonARLINGTON, Texas – UT Arlington softball and baseball players will have clubhouses and training facilities worthy of a world-class, collegiate program by January 2015 as a result of a $5.5 million softball/baseball complex expansion and renovation plan.

The project will add a softball field house to Allan Saxe Field, home of the UT Arlington softball team, and a field house to Clay Gould Ballpark, home of the baseball team. The work also will include field improvements and upgrades to the sound systems and bleachers at the complex, off Fielder Road and West Park Row in Arlington. Continue reading


2013 WAC Preseason Coaches Poll

WACLogoDENVER – Dallas Baptist has been selected as the favorite to win the 2013 Western Athletic Conference regular season baseball crown in a vote by the league’s 10 head coaches.

The Patriots received 80 points and eight first place votes after a 41-19 season last year as an independent. DBU advanced to its second-straight NCAA Tournament last season. DBU joins the WAC this season after playing as a Division I independent the past nine seasons. As an independent, the Patriots have made three trips to the NCAA tournament, including an NCAA Super Regional appearance in 2011. Continue reading


UT-Arlington releases 2013 Schedule

ARLINGTON, Texas – UT Arlington baseball coach Darin Thomas announced the 2013 schedule today. The 56-game slate features 11 nonconference games against members of the Big 12, including a March 19 home date against TCU at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington, and 27 games in the Western Athletic Conference.

“We have put together a very challenging non-conference schedule that should once again prepare our team to play at a high level every time we take the field,” Thomas said. Continue reading


2012 CBD Season Preview: Southland Conference

Last season was all about Texas State. The Bobcats went in with the top pitcher, and found out quickly they also had the top hitter in the Southland. RHP Carson Smith is gone, but 1B Casey Kalenkosky, an NJCAA All-American turned NCAA All-American, is back for another round. Coach Ty Harrington only lost a few starters on the field, and returned a strong nucleus of hitters to go along with a pitching staff that was more than capable of getting the team to the NCAA postseason. Continue reading


2012 Southland Conference Preseason Polls Announced

FRISCO, Texas – Texas State is favored to win its fourth consecutive Southland Conference regular-season baseball championship by a vote of the league’s head coaches and sports information directors, the conference announced Thursday. Continue reading


UT-Arlington releases 2012 Schedule

ARLINGTON, Tex. – UT Arlington released its 2012 baseball schedule that includes six teams that made the 2011 NCAA Tournament, coach Darin Thomas announced Tuesday.

The Mavericks will play 10 games against national tournament teams, starting at Texas on Feb. 21. They will also play at Oklahoma (Feb. 28) and at Texas A&M (April 10). The slate also includes two games against Dallas Baptist (at DBU on March 20 and at Clay Gould Ballpark on May 1), two against TCU (at Clay Gould Ballpark on March 27 and at TCU on April 11) and three against Texas State (at Clay Gould Ballpark from March 9-11). Continue reading

UT Arlington will move to Western Athletic Conference in 2012


ARLINGTON, TX – The University of Texas at Arlington announced today that it has accepted an invitation to join the Western Athletic Conference, a move that will elevate the University’s competitive sports programs and increase its national profile.

UT Arlington becomes the 10th member of the WAC for the 2012-2013 academic year, joining Louisiana Tech University, New Mexico State University and Utah State University, among other institutions. UT Arlington is the third Texas institution to move to the WAC for the 2012-2013 season, along with The University of Texas at San Antonio and Texas State University.
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CBD Quick Hits for April 22nd

College Baseball Daily throughout the season will be providing our Quick Hits on games throughout the country. Special thanks to William Knox and Mark Rafferty for contributing to these reports. As always, follow us on Twitter @CB_Daily for instant reaction and the best up to minute coverage on college baseball in the country. Continue reading