Fall Report: Kentucky

Fall Report: Kentucky LEXINGTON, Ky. — If Kentucky’s new facility is a sign of things to come for the baseball program, it’s safe to say the future is bright for coach Nick Mingione and his club. There’s no doubt recruits in the region have taken notice of UK’s commitment from a facilities standpoint. Now, the…

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Fall Report: Oregon State

Fall Report: Oregon State CORVALLIS, Ore. — Change is inevitable in all facets of college baseball. Obviously, you have players coming and going every four years, exhausting their eligibility, turning pro as juniors, transferring, etc. Also, coaches come and go, especially the assistants as they jockey for better pay and better opportunities in this sport which…

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Fall Report: Louisville

Fall Report: Louisville LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Louisville coach Dan McDonnell just had a feeling things weren’t meant to be when the regional pairings scrolled across the screen on ESPN last May and the Cardinals were headed to Lubbock for first-round NCAA Tournament action. It’s not that he didn’t think his team could beat the Red…

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Fall Report: Kentucky

Fall Report: Kentucky LEXINGTON, Ky. — If Kentucky’s new facility is a sign of things to come for the baseball program, it’s safe to say the future is bright for coach Nick Mingione and his club. There’s no doubt recruits in the region have taken notice of UK’s commitment from a facilities standpoint. Now, the…

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Fall Report: Wake Forest

Fall Report: Wake Forest WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — As a general rule, coaches hate to talk about “bridge years.” They are hard-wired to compete as hard as they can every game, every season; it’s never fun to endure a losing season, even with a very young but very talented roster that offers promise for the future.…

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Fall Report: Louisville

Fall Report: Louisville LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Louisville coach Dan McDonnell just had a feeling things weren’t meant to be when the regional pairings scrolled across the screen on ESPN last May and the Cardinals were headed to Lubbock for first-round NCAA Tournament action. It’s not that he didn’t think his team could beat the Red…

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Fall Report: East Carolina

Fall Report: East Carolina GREENVILLE, N.C. — East Carolina entered last fall with a ravenous hunger after falling far short of expectations in 2017, when it garnered a No. 11 preseason ranking and missed out on regionals altogether. Last year’s Pirates were determined to do whatever it took to erase the disappointment of the previous…

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Fall Report: Wake Forest

Fall Report: Wake Forest WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — As a general rule, coaches hate to talk about “bridge years.” They are hard-wired to compete as hard as they can every game, every season; it’s never fun to endure a losing season, even with a very young but very talented roster that offers promise for the future.…

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Fall Report: Georgia Tech

Fall Report: Georgia Tech ATLANTA — The last couple of years have been trying for Georgia Tech, which has battled pitching injuries and missed back-to-back regionals for the first time since 1983-84. But the Yellow Jackets look built to make a run in 2019 thanks to a characteristically physical offense and a pitching staff stocked…

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Fall Report: East Carolina

Fall Report: East Carolina GREENVILLE, N.C. — East Carolina entered last fall with a ravenous hunger after falling far short of expectations in 2017, when it garnered a No. 11 preseason ranking and missed out on regionals altogether. Last year’s Pirates were determined to do whatever it took to erase the disappointment of the previous…

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