Latest College World Series News

Former Temple baseball coach Wilson dies at 92; 1,034 wins

Jul. 26, 2022 20:33 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — James “Skip” Wilson, who led Temple baseball to a pair of College World Series appearances and 1,034 wins in 46 seasons as the program’s head coach, has died. He was 92. Temple said Wilson’s daughter told the school he died Tuesday from complications...

Notre Dame hires VCU's Shawn Stiffler as new baseball coach

Jul. 12, 2022 10:29 AM EDT

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Notre Dame has hired VCU's Shawn Stiffler to replace head baseball coach Link Jarrett, who left for Florida State after leading the Irish to the College World Series. Stiffler, whose hiring was announced Tuesday, led the Rams to three Atlantic 10...

Mississippi wins first CWS title by sweeping Oklahoma

Jun. 26, 2022 20:13 PM EDT

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The last team to get into the NCAA baseball tournament was the last team standing. Mississippi scored twice on wild pitches in a three-run eighth inning and the Rebels won their first national baseball title, sweeping Oklahoma in the College World Series finals...

Mississippi wins first College World Series title, beating Oklahoma 4-2 to sweep best-of-three championship series

Jun. 26, 2022 18:02 PM EDT
OMAHA. Neb. (AP) — Mississippi wins first College World Series title, beating Oklahoma 4-2 to sweep best-of-three championship series.

Pitching, power lift Ole Miss over OU in CWS finals opener

Jun. 25, 2022 23:47 PM EDT

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Jack Dougherty knew for 24 hours he would get the ball for Mississippi in Game 1 of the College World Series finals Saturday night, and he didn't want to jinx himself. “I tried not to think about it too much,” he said. “I wanted to go out there and be...

Texas infielder Ivan Melendez wins Golden Spikes Award

Jun. 24, 2022 20:10 PM EDT

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Texas infielder Ivan Melendez was named the 2022 Golden Spikes Award winner Friday as the top amateur baseball player in the U.S. The 22-year-old redshirt junior helped the Longhorns reach the College World Series, where they were eliminated with losses to Notre...

Seminoles hire away Link Jarrett after Notre Dame's CWS run

Jun. 24, 2022 12:11 PM EDT

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Link Jarrett, who led Notre Dame to the College World Series for the first time in 20 years, is Florida State's new coach. Florida State announced the hiring Friday, three days after the Irish's season ended in the CWS. Jarrett, voted national coach of the...

College baseball intent on increasing Black players, coaches

Jun. 24, 2022 02:37 AM EDT

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Anthony Holman is the highest-ranking NCAA official at the College World Series and the man in charge of the Division I baseball championship. Holman is Black, and when he watches the games, he doesn't see many people who look like him on the field or in the...

DeLucia shuts out Arkansas, sends Rebels to 1st CWS finals

Jun. 23, 2022 19:42 PM EDT

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Dylan DeLucia was really good in Mississippi's first College World Series game. He was great Wednesday in the biggest game, so far, in the program's 129-year history. DeLucia scattered four hits in his first shutout for Ole Miss, Kevin Graham's...

Hogs hang on to beat Ole Miss, force 2nd CWS bracket final

Jun. 22, 2022 23:25 PM EDT

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Zack Morris didn't get much done as the starter for Arkansas two nights earlier, but what a finisher he was Wednesday. Morris was called on after Mississippi loaded the bases with no outs in the bottom of the ninth inning, and the junior left-hander put down the...