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2015 Big East Preseason Poll Released

BigEast.jpgNEW YORK – For the second-straight season, the voting for preseason favorite is split by just one vote, this time in favor of St. John’s, who was the BIG EAST baseball coaches’ decision for No. 1 with 32 total points, three first-place votes. Creighton, last year’s regular-season champion was picked second with 31 points with Seton Hall a close third at 29 votes. Creighton and Seton Hall split the final four first-place votes evenly. All three teams finished at the top of the BIG EAST regular-season standings for 2014. Continue reading 2015 Big East Preseason Poll Released

Xavier releases 2015 Schedule

ScottGooginsXavier_thumb.jpgCINCINNATI – Head coach Scott Googins and Xavier baseball have officially announced their 2015 baseball schedule, which features a full slate of 55 games and 16 home tilts.

The defending BIG EAST Conference Tournament champions will host Seton Hall, Georgetown and Butler in league play while welcoming local opponents Wright State, Miami, Northern Kentucky, Cincinnati and Dayton to Hayden Field. Continue reading Xavier releases 2015 Schedule

2014 Nashville Regional: Day 1 Recap

Oregon 18 Clemson 1

NASHVILLE, Calif. — Pounding out a season-high 20 hits — including two homers, three triples and four doubles — the No. 2-seeded Oregon Ducks rolled to an 18-1 win over No. 3-seeded Clemson on Friday afternoon in the opening game of the Nashville Regional at Hawkins Field. Continue reading 2014 Nashville Regional: Day 1 Recap

2014 Nashville Regional (In-Game Tweets)


2014 Nashville Regional Preview

By: Rudy Jones
The teams
No. 1 seed Vanderbilt (41-18). 2. Oregon (42-18). 3. Clemson (36-23). 4. Xavier (29-27)

  • Vanderbilt is making its 13th NCAA appearance, including its ninth straight under coach Tim Corbin’s direction.
  • Oregon is making its eighth NCAA Tournament appearance, including third straight.
  • Clemson is making its 39th NCAA appearance – fifth-most all-time. The Tigers have been in the tournament 27 of the last 28 seasons.
  • Xavier is making the second appearance in program history. The other time was in 2009 as the Atlantic 10 Conference champion.

Continue reading 2014 Nashville Regional Preview

2014 Big East Preseason Conference Poll

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BigEastLogoNEW YORK, N.Y. – Creighton, one of three conference newcomers this season, is the narrow favorite in BIG EAST baseball in 2014, according to the coaches poll announced on Thursday. The Bluejays claimed a poll-topping 32 points with two first-place votes, edging out Seton Hall and St. John’s for No. 1.

There was more good news for Creighton, as a league-high four players earned Preseason All-BIG EAST honors. Among them were senior outfielder Mike Gerber, who was named the Preseason Player of the Year, and sophomore hurler Tommy Strunc, who picked up Preseason Pitcher of the Year accolades. Continue reading 2014 Big East Preseason Conference Poll

Xavier releases 2014 Schedule

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ScottGooginsXavier.jpgCINCINNATI – The 2014 Xavier baseball schedule has been released by head coach Scott Googins, and features six contests against three teams that played in the 2013 College World Series (CWS) before opening play in the BIG EAST Conference.

“We feel that our challenging non-conference schedule will help to prepare us for the rigors of our Big East conference schedule,” said Googins. “Getting the chance to play six games against three different teams that were in the College World Series last season will be a great opportunity to see how we stack up against the nation’s best.” Continue reading Xavier releases 2014 Schedule

2013 Atlantic 10 Preseason Poll Released

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St.LouisBaseball_thumb.jpgNEWPORT NEWS, Va. – Saint Louis has been tabbed to claim its third Atlantic 10 Conference Baseball title this spring, according to a vote of the league’s 15 head coaches. Rhode Island was picked second, while league newcomer VCU was selected third. Continue reading 2013 Atlantic 10 Preseason Poll Released

Xavier releases 2013 Schedule

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CINCINNATI – Xavier baseball head coach Scott Googins has announced the upcoming 2013 schedule for the Musketeers. There are 57 games on the schedule, including 24 Atlantic 10 games.
Xavier opens the season on the road at College of Charleston with a three-game series from Feb. 15-17. The Musketeers will play a total 10 road games before opening its home portion of the schedule on March 5 against Miami (Ohio). Continue reading Xavier releases 2013 Schedule