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All About Perspective

Alan Matthews -

After speaking with a scout who saw Joe Savery pitch for the first time this past weekend in the Conference USA tournament, I got to thinking how interesting it is […]

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College Top 25: May 28

For the ninth week in a row, Vanderbilt held onto the No. 1 spot in Baseball America's Top 25 rankings. The Commodores enter the NCAA Tournament with the nation's top ranking after winning the Southeastern Conference tournament.

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Troy, Memphis Among Surprises

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The field of 64 has been announced, and there are just a few eyebrow-raisers. The Southeastern Conference, which has received no fewer than six bids every year since the NCAA […]

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One Way To Look At It

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The bubble teams for the 64-team field really boil down to a small group, for me: West Coast bubbles (Gonzaga, Oregon State and UCLA) versus Southeast bubbles (Alabama, College of […]

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Crunching The Numbers

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Conference champions have now been decided in every league except the Southeastern and West Coast conferences, so now seems like a good time to begin sorting out who gets at-large […]

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Bluejay Way

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I got a call from Creighton assistant coach Rob Smith this afternoon, and he was understandably excited about the Bluejays’ incredible run to their first Missouri Valley Conference championship. As […]

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Regional Sites Announced

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The 16 regional sites have been announced, and it’s clear that RPI was a bigger factor in determining hosts than conference standings. The 16 hosts: Arizona State, Arkansas, Coastal Carolina, […]

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Saturday Night Fever

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Here’s a quick roundup of some of the developments from Saturday’s late games: It’s impossible to say enough good things about Vanderbilt. Everyone knows how talented the Commodores are, but […]

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Far From Savory

Alan Matthews -

While Rice advanced to the finals of the Conference USA tournament today with a 20-9 win over Memphis, Rice junior lefty Joe Savery was unimpressive. He was lifted in the […]

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Owls Advance

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GREENVILLE, N.C.–Memphis made things interesting, but Rice feasted on the Tigers’ depleted pitching staff in a 20-9 win, sending the Owls to the Conference USA championship game against East Carolina. […]

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Favorites, Upstarts Alike Earn Bids

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Two of the heaviest favorites in conference tournaments cruised to championships this afternoon. Charlotte romped through the Atlantic-10 tournament, outscoring its opponents by a margin of 44-9 en route to […]

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Call It For Coastal

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Everything has come together perfectly for Coastal Carolina. With South Carolina losing to Arkansas and Virginia falling 5-0 against North Carolina, the door was wide open for the Chanticleers to […]

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Pirates Crest The Wave

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GREENVILLE, N.C.–East Carolina punched its ticket to Sunday’s Conference USA championship game with a 9-4 win over Tulane this afternoon at Clark-LeClair Stadium. The Pirates were the tournament’s darkhorse partly […]

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Texas Eliminated Before First Pitch

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Texas A&M beat Kansas State 7-2 in the Big 12 tournament today, in the process eliminating top-seeded Texas from conference title contention. The team with the best record in pool […]

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Gamecocks Going Home

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Arkansas had some work to do in the SEC tournament after losing its final three regular-season series. The Razorbacks had seemingly lost their chance to earn a national seed and […]

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Delaware, Wofford Going For Broke

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To this point, you probably only know the name “Mike McGuire” as the home run-hitting companion to “Sammy Sooser” in Ted Kennedy’s slightly confused world. But Delaware has a pretty […]

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Sad Hatters

Aaron Fitt -

Heavy Atlantic Sun Conference favorite Stetson was pounded by Belmont 18-5 tonight, eliminating the Hatters from the tournament. The Hatters have a strong case for an at-large bid because of […]

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