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West Notebook: Stars Will Impact Bubble, Conference Tourneys
Shotgun Spratling goes around the West Coast looking at Fresno State, Saint Mary’s, Stanford, UC Riverside, UC Santa Barbara, Grand Canyon and Arizona State’s Hunter Bishop.
Gauchos Continue To Punish Baseballs At Hawai’i
UC Santa Barbara put on a laser show in a blowout victory at Hawai’i, continuing a season-long offensive barrage for the Gauchos, who are closing in on the Big West title.
UC Santa Barbara Glides by Hawai’i
UC Santa Barbara fans got a scare, but the Gauchos took care of business in opener at Hawai’i and inched closer to their first conference title since 1986.
Coaching Duo Have Helped Transform UCSB Offense
UC Santa Barbara can get it done in a variety of ways, but so far this season, it’s been the new-look offense that’s getting it done the most.
UCSB Sets Tone With Opening Win Over Fullerton
Chris Lincoln picked up yet another save as UC Santa Barbara continued its red-hot ways with a series-opening win over Cal State Fullerton.
Irvine Continues to Win, Frustration Mounts for Wazzu
UC Irvine improved to 14-4 behind another solid starting pitching effort while frustration boiled to the surface in the Washington State dugout after another loss featured offensive struggles.
West Connection: Cal Baptist Making Big Splash
Shotgun Spratling’s latest notebook takes an in-depth look at upstart Cal Baptist, LMU, USD’s Jake Miller, K-State ushers in a new era and a Cal Poly arm takes a step forward.
UC Irvine’s Lewis Shines Against Washington
UC Irvine scrapped its way to a doubleheader split against Washington after the Huskies showed how explosive their offense can be in the first game.
Notebook: Dores, Titans Win In Different Ways
Cal State Fullerton rode pitching and defense to a shutout win over TCU, and Vanderbilt flexed its offensive muscle in a slugfest victory over Virginia at the MLB4 tournament.
Top 25 Breakdown: No. 25 Cal State Fullerton
Tanner Bibee and Cal State Fullerton were eliminated in the regional round last season, but they look to accomplish even more in 2019.
Fall Workouts Buzz: October 25
Our latest fall buzz has the inside scoop on Oregon, Washington, Alabama, Coastal Carolina, Lipscomb, Lamar, St. Mary’s, FAU, Eastern Kentucky, Texas State and Cal State Northridge.
Gillespie Honored In Perfect Fashion
UC Irvine honored legendary coach Mike Gillespie in the most perfect way possible over the weekend.
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.
Fullerton Toughs Out Another Win
Cal State Fullerton and UC Irvine were fighting for Big West supremacy on Saturday, and it was the Titans who were victorious in impressive fashion.
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.
Spratling’s West Coast Mega-Notebook
Shotgun Spratling filled up his notebook with information on Washington, USC, Cal State Northridge, Pepperdine and BYU.
What We’re Watching: Week Three
Travis Swaggerty and South Alabama hit the road for a showdown on the South Plains with Texas Tech. The headlines what we’re watching this weekend.
Battered Big West Runs Gauntlet
Clayton Andrews sparked Long Beach to a 16-run outburst Wednesday, and perhaps it will be a springboard. But the road doesn’t get easier for LBSU or fellow struggling Big West powers Fullerton, UCSB and Cal Poly.
Percival’s Day To Remember
Cole Percival had a day to remember as his dad’s team went against his former big league teammate, Darin Erstad, and Nebraska.
2018 Conference Previews: Big West
After vanquishing rival Long Beach State in super regionals last June, Cal State Fullerton heads into 2018 as the team to beat in the Big West.
Top 25 Breakdown: No. 17 CS Fullerton
Colton Eastman and Cal State Fullerton reached the College World Series last season. Now, they want more. We grade out the Titans entering the 2018 season.
2018 D1Baseball Preseason Top 25
Florida finished the 2017 college baseball season atop the mountain. Now, the Gators are expected to repeat and headline our star-packed 2018 Top 25.
Fall Report: Long Beach State
After winning its first regional in 13 years, Long Beach State has returned to prominence, and its pitching and defense should make it a contender again.
Fall Report: Cal State Fullerton
Star closer Brett Conine is back to help lead a Fullerton pitching staff that should once again be among the nation’s best, but the lineup has big shoes to fill.
Fall Report: UC Santa Barbara
Tommy Jew returns to spearhead a UCSB offense that should be potent. Will the Gauchos improve their pitching and defense enough to get back into regionals?
Top 100 Program Rankings: 31-40
Sam Houston has evolved into a postseason mainstay and leads teams 31-40 in our program rankings.