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Chamberlin Walks Off For Fullerton
Jace Chamberlin hit his first career home run at the ideal time, powering Cal State Fullerton to a thrilling walk-off win over Stanford.
Stanford Dispatches: WSU Pushes Stanford
National No. 2 seed Stanford didn’t get any favors when it was paired with one of the top four seeds Wright State, who took the Cardinal to 13 innings before the game was decided.
Conway Regional Breakdown
Shotgun Spratling breaks down the Conway Regional where No. 17 Coastal Carolina welcomes AAC runner-up Connecticut, Washington and LIU Brooklyn.
Minneapolis Regional Breakdown
Our Shotgun Spratling takes an in-depth look at the Minneapolis Regional, where host Minnesota hopes to withstand UCLA, Gonzaga and others.
Stanford Regional Breakdown
Shotgun Spratling breaks down the loaded Stanford Regional, which includes Big 12 champion Baylor, Big West champ Cal State Fullerton and Horizon champ Wright State in addition to Pac-12 champ Stanford.
San Diego State Wins MWC Again
San Diego State celebrated a conference tournament championship on its home field for the first time since 1985, sending the Aztecs to regionals. Shotgun Spratling was on hand to break it all down.
Chase Maddux Rises To The Moment
Chase Maddux came up huge for UNLV in an elimination game Saturday. Shotgun Spratling takes an in-depth look at the development of the son of a legend.
MWC Dispatches: Aztecs To Title Game
San Diego State won a thriller over UNLV to advance to the Mountain West title game, and our Shotgun Spratling was on hand with a report.
MWC Dispatches: Co-POY’s Face Off
Conference Co-Pitchers of the Year Garrett Hill and Andrew Mitchel faced off in the opening round of the Mountain West.
Alec Daily: The Bakersfield Balboa
Alec Daily has traveled a long, arduous road back from injury to become an ace for Bakersfield, which reached the WAC tournament for the sixth year in a row.
West Notebook: UCLA, LMU Prevail
The WCC will once again have drama on the final day of the regular season as Loyola Marymount forces an elimination game while UCLA takes care of Oregon down the street.
Gillespie Honored In Perfect Fashion
UC Irvine honored legendary coach Mike Gillespie in the most perfect way possible over the weekend.
Iowa Stumbles Against Northwestern
Iowa coach Rick Heller had a hunch that things might be difficult against Northwestern after finals. His intuition was right as the Hawkeyes fell to the Wildcats.
Pepperdine Evens The Score
Jordan Qsar and Pepperdine played an inspired brand of baseball as they evened up an important series with San Francisco on Saturday.
Irvine Does The Unexpected Against UO
UC Irvine did the unexpected Friday night with a home run through the marine layer, as it took care of business against Oregon.
San Diego State Rallies Past UNLV
Chad Bible and San Diego State rallied from a deficit to storm past Nevada, and our Shotgun Spratling has the inside scoop on the Aztecs’ win.
Cal State Fullerton Delivers First Blow
Cal State Fullerton hasn’t had the season, so far, that it wanted. But in a crucial Big West series opener, Colton Eastman and the Titans took care of business.
Surging Arizona Readies For Stanford
Arizona is beginning to find its stride in Pac 12 play, and our Aaron Fitt and Shotgun Spratling tag team for a notebook, which takes an inside look at Jay Johnson’s club.
West Coast Notebook: Irvine Rising
Shotgun Spratling’s West Coast notebook is crammed with nuggets on UC Irvine, Loyola Marymount and San Francisco.
Spratling’s West Coast Mega-Notebook
Shotgun Spratling filled up his notebook with information on Washington, USC, Cal State Northridge, Pepperdine and BYU.
USC’s Hurt Sets Tone Again
USC got yet another big-time performance from Kyle Hurt in a win over Washington, while the Huskies just look to somehow get healthy sooner rather than later.
Tulane Begins Its ‘New Season’
Tulane has scuffled at times this season, but began its “new season”, aka, conference play, with a victory.
Spratling: On UL’s Harris, Young GSU
Shotgun Spratling reports on the return of flame-thrower Hogan Harris for Louisiana, plus Cole Whitney and Blake Simmons impressing for Georgia Southern.
Improved Offense Erupts For Gamecocks
The addition of Noah Campbell has helped contribute to South Carolina’s offensive improvement this spring. The Gamecocks routed Florida’s elite pitching Saturday.
Ump Show Headlines Gators-Gamecocks
The Florida-South Carolina Friday night showdown was an ump show for much of the night, but Brady Singer and the Gators still found a way to shine.
Ole Miss Shows Resilience Out West
Grae Kessinger led Ole Miss to a big offensive surge on Sunday, as the Rebels responded well to adversity and snapped out of Saturday’s malaise.