West Coast Conference
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San Diego Clinches BYU Series In Drama-Filled Fashion
San Diego picked up a crucial WCC series win over BYU, but it didn’t come without some serious walk-off drama.
Cooper Chandler Digs Deep For Surging Pepperdine
Ace Cooper Chandler came up big in a tight spot to help Pepperdine top Gonzaga, giving the Waves eight wins in their last nine games.
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.
2019 Conference Previews: WCC
The West Coast Conference should be a battle royale between contenders like Gonzaga, Pepperdine, Saint Mary’s, LMU, San Diego, BYU and USF.
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.
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.
Spratling’s West Coast Mega-Notebook
Shotgun Spratling filled up his notebook with information on Washington, USC, Cal State Northridge, Pepperdine and BYU.
2018 Conference Previews: WCC
Nick Sprengel headlines a strong weekend rotation for San Diego, which looks like the team to beat in the always-competitive West Coast Conference.
Stanford Regional Breakdown
Stanford is trying to send Mark Marquess out with a deep run, but the pitching of Fullerton and the bats of BYU will make this regional interesting.
West Coast Postseason Primer
Shotgun Spratling looks at how the West fared on selection day, and takes a peek ahead at the outlook for West teams heading into the tournament.
BYU Bashes Way to WCC Title
BYU busted out the heavy artillery to complete a march through the losers’ bracket at the WCC tournament. Shotgun Spratling reports from BYU’s triumph.
Dispatches From Stockton: Day 2
Shotgun Spratling details the second day of the WCC tournament where the nation’s hottest pitcher lost and a ninth inning rally nearly featured a game-tying grand slam.
Dispatches From Stockton: Day 1
Shotgun Spratling is in Stockton and filed this report from the opening day action at the WCC tournament.
LMU’s Cory Abbott Throws Perfect Game
LMU RHP Cory Abbott tamed a potent offense and in the process was perfect. Shotgun Spratling details how Abbott tossed the perfect game.
West Notes: SDSU’s Heart/Hotness OF
Shotgun Spratling breaks down SDSU’s red-hot Tyler Adkison and Chad Bible, who is playing through cancer treatments. Plus notes from USC, UNM, Saint Mary’s.
Fullerton Celebrates Unlikely Hero
Cal State Fullerton had an likely hero on Saturday night and Shotgun Spratling has an inside look at its win over Gonzaga.
Notebook: How The West Is Won, Week 4
In Shotgun Spratling’s latest West Notebook, he looks at UCLA, San Diego, USC, a rising Sacramento State pitcher and much more.
BYU Puts Together Complete Game
BYU’s high-powered offense has struggled out of the gates, but the Cougars are hoping a complete performance at Bakersfield will turn the tide.
Lydon Leadership Leads Pacific
Shotgun Spratling reports from San Diego, where a young Pacific squad got a big lift from veteran righthander Will Lydon.
Pepperdine With Some Spice
A.J. Puckett and Pepperdine continue to put together impressive showing.
Buzzworthy: St. Mary’s Corbin Burnes
St. Mary’s ace Corbin Burnes doesn’t look overly imposing when he takes the mound, but he’s dominating with a four-pitch repertoire and a veteran catcher to lean on.
West Coast Wrap: Week 4
It was a wild weekend on the West Coast with Cal State Fullerton and others making statements. We take an in-depth look back at the Pac-12, Big West, WCC and others.
Spratling: Nebraska-LMU Takeaways
Nebraska showed its mettle with a road series win at Loyola Marymount after losing the Friday opener. Observations and multimedia from the series.