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2012 CBD All-American Teams Announced

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 2012 CBD All-American Teams Announced

2012 CBD Season Preview: ACC

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 2012 CBD Season Preview: ACC

2012 ACC Preseason Coaches Poll Released

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – North Carolina has been selected as the 2012 Atlantic Coast Conference baseball preseason favorite in a vote of the league’s 12 head coaches.

The Tar Heels were named by seven coaches as this year’s ACC team to beat, while Georgia Tech received four first-place votes and Florida State one. Continue reading 2012 ACC Preseason Coaches Poll Released

2012 ACC Baseball broadcast package will feature 43 games

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – At least 43 games involving Atlantic Coast Conference baseball teams are scheduled to be carried nationally and/or regionally by ESPNU, ESPN2, ESPN3 and RSN (Regional Sports Network) during the 2012 season.

All 12 conference teams are represented on this year’s schedule. In addition, all 13 games of the ACC Championship will be televised live for the fifth straight year. The first four days of the tournament, set for May 23 through May 27 at Greensboro, N.C.’s NewBridge Bank Park, will be carried by RSN. The championship game, scheduled for noon on Sunday, May 27, will be telecast nationally by ESPN2. Continue reading 2012 ACC Baseball broadcast package will feature 43 games

Virginia Tech releases 2012 Schedule

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BLACKSBURG, Va. – With 21 games on the 2012 schedule against teams that advanced to NCAA Baseball Championship and 14 of them on the road, which includes at 2011 College World Series participants Virginia and North Carolina, Virginia Tech baseball certainly has its work cut out for the upcoming season. Continue reading Virginia Tech releases 2012 Schedule

Virginia Tech’s English Field set for enhancement project

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BLACKSBURG, Va. – Virginia Tech’s home to the baseball program – English Field – is in the midst of an almost $2 million enhancement project that started in July with the building of a new batter’s eye and will be completed sometime early next year before the Hokies open their 2012 home schedule. Continue reading Virginia Tech’s English Field set for enhancement project

Virginia Tech baseball continues its “19 Ways”

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BLACKSBURG, Va. – Virginia Tech baseball will continue its “19 Ways” initiative, which was a challenge for the baseball team to find 19 ways to make a difference. The program, which was introduced last year by head coach Pete Hughes and who wears No. 19 for the Hokies, is a chance for the players to get involved and give back to the community. Continue reading Virginia Tech baseball continues its “19 Ways”

Who has the Worst Uniforms in College Baseball?

Unless you live in a cave or under a rock, you saw the terrible Maryland Terrapins football uniforms that they featured last night on ESPN during their showdown with the Miami Hurricanes. Here are some of the worst uniforms in the history of College Baseball that we were able to come across. This includes some current day uniforms from Virginia Tech’s multiple crazy uniforms to Florida State playing with banana yellow uniforms (yes, pants too) during the late 80’s and early 90’s.

There are rumors that the Texas Longhorns had a full orange uniform in the 70’s or 80’s but we have not been able to confirm or deny the existence of such a uniform.

Do you know of any other really bad uniforms? Feel free to send them to us so we can include them (E-Mail). Pictures are much appreciated.

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CBD Column: 2011 ACC Grades

College Baseball Daily kicks off our annual look back at how successful teams were during the 2011 season today as we look at the ACC schools. The conference sent two teams to the College World Series in North Carolina and Virginia. The Florida State Seminoles joined the Tar Heels and Cavaliers in the Super Regionals while Clemson, Georgia Tech, Miami (FL) and NC State all making the NCAA Regionals. You can check out our grades of each school’s year and a brief recap of the season. Continue reading CBD Column: 2011 ACC Grades

Roache, Aldrich Headline 2011 TD Ameritrade College Home Run Derby

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OMAHA, Neb., June 29, 2011 – The nation’s #1-ranked home run hitter for the 2011 college baseball season, Georgia Southern University’s Victor Roache, will compete, along with seven other talented sluggers, for the 2011 TD Ameritrade College Home Run Derby crown. Continue reading Roache, Aldrich Headline 2011 TD Ameritrade College Home Run Derby