College Weekend Preview: March 29
With five series between ranked opponents on the docket, Week Seven should be fun for college baseball fans. The week's marquee series pits a pair of top 10 clubs against each other, as No. 2 Stanford visits No. 8 Arizona. Like the Wildcats, Georgia and Southern Mississippi face big tests this weekend against conference opponents ranked in the top 10: Kentucky and Rice, respectively. One other thing Arizona, Georgia and Southern Miss have in common: each brought in a strong recruiting class that ranked among our Top 25 classes last fall, and each is relying upon precocious freshmen in key spots this spring. So we checked in with each program to see how their youngsters have adapted to Division I competition, and how each team has dealt with other key issues.