Fall Report: Georgia

Fall Report: Georgia ATHENS, Ga. — Georgia made a huge leap forward last year, making a regional for the first time since 2011, finishing 18-12 in the SEC and earning a national seed. The season was a major success — but nobody in the Bulldogs locker room felt remotely satisfied in the days after Duke…

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Fall Report: Purdue

Fall Report: Purdue Purdue made history last season with the program’s third trip to the NCAA postseason. Now, it hopes to make that a trend under the direction of head coach Mark Wasikowski. So often Midwestern teams have made the leap into national prominence, only to backpedal in the immediate years after. Fortunately, that’s becoming…

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Fall Report: Purdue

Fall Report: Purdue Purdue made history last season with the program’s third trip to the NCAA postseason. Now, it hopes to make that a trend under the direction of head coach Mark Wasikowski. So often Midwestern teams have made the leap into national prominence, only to backpedal in the immediate years after. Fortunately, that’s becoming…

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Fall Report: NC State

Fall Report: NC State RALEIGH, N.C. — Competition for jobs abounds at NC State this fall. Gone are all three members of perhaps college baseball’s best outfield a year ago (Brett Kinneman, Josh McLain and Brock Deatherage). Gone is ACC pitcher of the year Brian Brown. Gone are longtime pitching staff mainstays Johnny Piedmonte and…

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Fall Report: Arkansas

Fall Report: Arkansas It’s back to business for Arkansas this fall. The last time we saw the Razorbacks in person, they were competing for the national championship and were one out away from winning the program’s first national title. Sure, that moment hurt for the Hogs, and sure Dave Van Horn’s club must replace weekend…

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Newcomer Reports: Classes 21-25

Newcomer Reports: Classes 21-25 On Monday, we revealed our 2018 ranking of the Top 25 Recruiting Classes in college baseball. Here’s our breakdown of the newcomers for classes ranked No. 21 through No. 25: Southern California, Illinois, Kentucky, Arkansas and Georgia. 21. Southern California Recruiting Coordinator: Gabe Alvarez. Total Recruits: 14 (13 freshmen, 1 JC transfer). The…

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Newcomer Reports: Classes 16-20

Newcomer Reports: Classes 16-20 On Monday, we revealed our 2018 ranking of the Top 25 Recruiting Classes in college baseball. Here’s our breakdown of the newcomers for classes ranked No. 16 through No. 20: Nebraska, Virginia, Ole Miss, FIU and Missouri. 16. Nebraska Recruiting Coordinator: Ted Silva. Total Recruits: 12 (11 freshmen, 1 JC transfer). The Breakdown…

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Fall Workouts Buzz: October 3

Fall Workouts Buzz: October 3 Fall workouts are here, and while D1Baseball will have in-depth reports on several teams the next couple of months, it’s important to track the latest scoop as scrimmages and practices continue. In our second notebook of the fall, we have the very latest from several power programs, including Mississippi State,…

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