CSN College Baseball headlines http://www.csssports.com/rss/category/114096/feed.xml en UGA baseball begins to rebuild http://www.csssports.com/college-baseball/uga-baseball-begins-rebuild <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p><strong>ATHENS, Ga. -</strong> The preseason was a time of optimism. It always is, but this was especially the case for UGA's baseball team and new head coach Scott Stricklin.</p></div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Mon, 24 Feb 2014 21:22:36 +0000 Knox Bardeen 459536 at http://www.csssports.com Rice baseball coach Wayne Graham gets milestone win http://www.csssports.com/college-baseball/rice-baseball-coach-wayne-graham-gets-milestone-win <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p><strong>HOUSTON -</strong> It took 11 innings for the Rice Owls to defeat the Texas State Bobcats 4-3. However, this win signified more than just their first home win of the season. It also signified win No.</p></div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Wed, 19 Feb 2014 14:29:42 +0000 Knox Bardeen 457896 at http://www.csssports.com Mississippi State’s Great Run Ends in Disappointment http://www.csssports.com/blog/matts-clipboard/mississippi-state%E2%80%99s-great-run-ends-disappointment <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>There were a lot of red eyes in Omaha Tuesday night.  Even pretty tough young men getting ready to embark on pro baseball careers, some of them to make a lot of money, can get a little emotional when a dream comes to</p></div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Wed, 26 Jun 2013 12:08:23 +0000 Marques.Brown 342616 at http://www.csssports.com Mississippi State Must Overcome Frustration of Game One http://www.csssports.com/college-baseball/mississippi-state-must-overcome-frustration-game-one <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>Coach John Cohen’s face was flushed.  He rubbed his forehead.  He rubbed his eyes.  He seemed agitated after watching his team frustrated in a 3-1 loss to UCLA in game one of the College World Series Finals. </p></div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Tue, 25 Jun 2013 16:14:47 +0000 Phyllis.Elliott@comcastnets.com 342611 at http://www.csssports.com Mississippi State will win the CWS http://www.csssports.com/blog/matts-clipboard/mississippi-state-will-win-cws <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>This is the 123<sup>rd</sup> year of the Mississippi State baseball program.  The Bulldogs have never won the national championship.  That will change in the next three days.  For close to 30 years, Bulldogs fans hav</p></div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Mon, 24 Jun 2013 04:30:21 +0000 Marques.Brown 342601 at http://www.csssports.com Hoping to Repeat History http://www.csssports.com/blog/matts-clipboard/hoping-repeat-history <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>It isn’t the recommended route to winning the College World Series but Oregon State has done it before.  In 2006, the Beavers lost their opening game, but played their way through the losers’ bracket to win the schoo</p></div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Thu, 20 Jun 2013 22:45:59 +0000 Marques.Brown 338481 at http://www.csssports.com Master Plan http://www.csssports.com/blog/matts-clipboard/master-plan <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>If you were to catch-up with John Cohen and Burke Masters on a typical day, you would never guess the connection.  Cohen is the intense, passionate head coach of the Mississippi State Bulldogs.  Masters is a parish p</p></div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Thu, 20 Jun 2013 22:24:34 +0000 Marques.Brown 338476 at http://www.csssports.com Too Many Off Days in Omaha http://www.csssports.com/blog/matts-clipboard/too-many-days-omaha <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>They need to speed-up this College World Series.  No I’m not being selfish and want to get this thing done; okay that’s part of it but the truth is the current set-up doesn’t reward the strongest and deepest teams. </p></div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Thu, 20 Jun 2013 03:28:46 +0000 Marques.Brown 338436 at http://www.csssports.com History Happens Here http://www.csssports.com/blog/matts-clipboard/history-happens-here <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>That’s the slogan for the 2013 College World Series.  You see it everywhere, on the side of the stadium, on billboards, even on our media credential, catchy and in the case of Mississippi State so apropos. </p></div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Wed, 19 Jun 2013 22:14:19 +0000 Marques.Brown 338431 at http://www.csssports.com Two and Bar-B-Que http://www.csssports.com/blog/matts-clipboard/two-and-bar-b-que <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>The LSU Tiger's surprising elimination at the 2013 College World Series. Matt Stewart reports.</p> </div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Wed, 19 Jun 2013 15:31:53 +0000 Erika.Hill@comcastnets.com 338426 at http://www.csssports.com Update from Omaha: Crucial Time for LSU and Mississippi State http://www.csssports.com/college-baseball/update-omaha-crucial-time-lsu-and-mississippi-state <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p><span style="text-decoration:underline"><strong>LSU will have to Battle</strong></span></p></div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Mon, 17 Jun 2013 16:48:02 +0000 Phyllis.Elliott@comcastnets.com 337011 at http://www.csssports.com LSU is the SEC’s best hope in Omaha http://www.csssports.com/college-baseball/lsu-sec%E2%80%99s-best-hope-omaha <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>The SEC was loaded with talent around the diamond this season. Nine schools from the conference made it to the postseason, with Vanderbilt leading the way as the highest-seeded team.</p></div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Thu, 13 Jun 2013 21:46:34 +0000 Marques.Brown 336936 at http://www.csssports.com 3 Things South Carolina Must Watch for at the Chapel Hill Super Regional http://www.csssports.com/blog/school-hard-knox/3-things-south-carolina-must-watch-chapel-hill-super-regional <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>The South Carolina Gamecocks won three games in a row at the Columbia Regional last weekend and now will travel to face the nation’s top seed, the North Carolina Tar Heels, at the Chapel Hill Super Regional.</p></div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Thu, 06 Jun 2013 16:34:27 +0000 Marques.Brown 332636 at http://www.csssports.com Stricklin Becomes Bulldog…Again http://www.csssports.com/blog/matts-clipboard/stricklin-becomes-bulldog%E2%80%A6again <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>New Georgia Bulldogs Baseball Coach Scott Stricklin credits his career success to Georgia Tech Coach Danny Hall.  How’s that for a different twist to the Clean, Old Fashion Hate rivalry? </p></div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Wed, 05 Jun 2013 20:53:34 +0000 Marques.Brown 332626 at http://www.csssports.com 3 SEC Baseball Teams Alive in Monday Championship Games http://www.csssports.com/blog/school-hard-knox/3-sec-baseball-teams-alive-monday-championship-games <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>The Southeastern Conference landed nine teams in the 2013 NCAA Baseball Tournament but only one has advanced to next weekend’s super regionals.</p></div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Mon, 03 Jun 2013 15:45:34 +0000 Marques.Brown 331196 at http://www.csssports.com Matt’s NCAA Regional Predictions http://www.csssports.com/blog/matts-clipboard/matt%E2%80%99s-ncaa-regional-predictions <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>For the last two years, 20 out of 32 number-one Regional seeds have won, five number-two seeds have won, six number-three seeds and one #4 seed.  That trend is a downward trend for number-one regional seeds who in th</p></div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Fri, 31 May 2013 15:15:06 +0000 Marques.Brown 329836 at http://www.csssports.com Why the SEC is the Best Conference in Baseball http://www.csssports.com/blog/matts-clipboard/why-sec-best-conference-baseball <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>Pitching is to SEC Baseball what defense is to SEC Football.  It is what separates the SEC from all the other conferences in the country in both sports.  Sure there's great pitching in other conferences around the na</p></div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Wed, 29 May 2013 17:16:56 +0000 Marques.Brown 328176 at http://www.csssports.com SEC Baseball Tournament Championship Recap http://www.csssports.com/college-baseball/sec-baseball-tournament-championship-recap <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>It was apropos that the 2013 SEC Baseball Tournament championship game went into extra innings. Why should the final game be any different than the early days of the tournament? Of the 17 games played in Hoover this week, four were extra-inning affairs, including Sunday’s 5-4 win by the LSU Tigers over the Vanderbilt Commodores to secure the SEC Championship.</p> </div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Mon, 27 May 2013 02:39:31 +0000 Phyllis.Elliott@comcastnets.com 326556 at http://www.csssports.com Chris Cotton- From Walk-On to Closer http://www.csssports.com/college-baseball/chris-cotton-walk-closer <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>Just after posting the story of Texas A&amp;M’s Parker Ray and the road he took to the Aggie rotation, I found myself in a press conference where the starter for one team (Mike Oczypok, Alabama) and the closer of the other (Chris Cotton, LSU) were both walk-ons. At the time, Coach Paul Mainieri gave the media a glimpse of Chris Cotton’s journey simply saying, “I’m going to cry like a baby when Chris Cotton graduates.” </p> </div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Mon, 27 May 2013 02:29:17 +0000 Phyllis.Elliott@comcastnets.com 326551 at http://www.csssports.com SEC May Land 10 Teams in NCAA Baseball Tournament http://www.csssports.com/blog/school-hard-knox/sec-may-land-10-teams-ncaa-baseball-tournament <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>Not only will baseball action end in Hoover Sunday as the 2013 SEC Baseball Tournament comes to a close, but conference tournaments all over the country close shop as well and the NCAA Division I Baseball Committee will take over and add at-large teams to the 30 conference champions to make up the field of 64. The Road to Omaha will begin Monday at noon ET when the committee announces the brackets, and the Southeastern Conference should be well represented in the field.</p> </div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Sun, 26 May 2013 20:19:53 +0000 Phyllis.Elliott@comcastnets.com 326541 at http://www.csssports.com