What if I told you that the idea of a “super conference” is nothing new? During the past few years of major conference realignment in college athletics, many pundits have made public their desire for there to be four super conferences composed of 16 teams each. Each of these conferences would span a geographic region of … Continue reading The Best Conference That Never Was
In a tournament that saw 64 hopeful teams slowly turn into eight, it has been an interesting trip to the College World Series. Thirty-one Forgotten programs started in the regional round, a round that reduces 64 teams to the round of 16. Of those 16 regionals, five teams won their four-team pod and advanced to … Continue reading Forgotten 5’s Guide To The College World Series
It seems like a broken record. Cal State Fullerton steps in to a regional they have no business winning and not only win the regional, but sweep the entire thing and head to the Super Regional round. They don't stop there, instead winning the best of three series and making another trip to college baseball's … Continue reading Cal State Fullerton Is Going To Win The College World Series
Stop me if you have heard this one before. Cal State Fullerton has advanced to the College World Series. The Titans, taking two of three versus rival Long Beach State in the Super Regional, punched their ticket to Omaha for the 18th time with a 2-1 win on Sunday. https://twitter.com/NCAACWS/status/874034745520214016 Despite coming into this series … Continue reading Cal State Fullerton Is Headed To The College World Series For The 18th Time
The Sam Houston State Bearkats are in the Super Regional for the first time ever (it's also the first time a team from the Southland Conference has made it to the Super Regional). To get there they had a really tough path, they had to play #16 Arizona twice and region host #5 Texas Tech … Continue reading Can Sam Houston State Continue Their Cinderella Run?
It's a rare treat, to say the Sun Belt is the best at something. But when it comes to play on the diamond, the Sun Belt enters the 2017 season unmatched. The evidence? Coastal Carolina, newly minted to the Sun Belt, enters the season as defending national champion. Two Sun Belt programs appear in the USA … Continue reading Best Hardball in the Group of Five: 2017 Sun Belt Baseball Preview