Mississippi State's Chris Lemonis (Shotgun Spratling)


Transfer Rule Has Pluses, Minuses For College Baseball


The one-time transfer rule is coming to college baseball.

The NCAA Division I Council voted Wednesday in favor of instituting a one-time transfer exemption for every student-athlete in all sports, effective immediately. Previously, college baseball was one of five sports that did not have this rule, with the most notable other two sports being men’s basketball and football. But times have changed, and baseball players will now have until July 1 to declare they are transferring

The approval of the one-time transfer exemption will not be official until the D1 Council finishes its session on[…]