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College baseball notebook: Conference tournaments to decide NCAA automatic bids and many at-larges

May. 20, 2024 19:37 PM EDT

The field for the NCAA baseball tournament will take shape this week with conference tournaments determining most of the 30 automatic qualifiers. Also at stake are 34 at-large bids. The 16 NCAA regional hosts will be announced Sunday and the rest of the 64-team field next Monday. The...

Georgia's Charlie Condon named SEC player of year; Smith is top pitcher and Mingione coach of year

May. 20, 2024 17:01 PM EDT

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Georgia's Charlie Condon, the nation's leading hitter, is the Southeastern Conference player of the year. League coaches picked Arkansas' Hagen Smith as the top pitcher and Kentucky's Nick Mingione as SEC coach of the year. The SEC released results of...

College baseball notebook: Sooners' regular-season conference title is their first since 1995

May. 13, 2024 15:18 PM EDT

For a program with such a proud history, it seems almost unfathomable Oklahoma hadn't won a regular-season conference championship in nearly 30 years. The Sooners checked that box over the weekend, sweeping Baylor for their first title since Larry Cochell's 1995 squad won the second...

Severe storms blitz the US South again after one of the most active tornado periods in history

May. 13, 2024 13:11 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — More than 15 million people from Texas to Florida were under threat of severe storms and the potential for more tornadoes Monday, many of them in areas previously hit during one of the most active periods for twisters on record. At highest risk for severe storms and...

Defending national champion LSU boosts its postseason hopes with series win against Texas A&M

May. 06, 2024 13:54 PM EDT

With two weeks left in the regular season, LSU is scrambling to avoid becoming the third straight defending national champion to miss the NCAA Tournament. The Tigers (31-18, 9-15) won two of three against then-No. 1 Texas A&M to take a giant step over the weekend, but they...

Videos of Georgia pitcher before and during his dominant outing leads A&M coach to suspect cheating

Apr. 30, 2024 16:38 PM EDT

Social media videos of Georgia's Christian Mracna's activity in the bullpen and during a dominant performance on the mound in a weekend game at top-ranked Texas A&M has led Aggies coach Jim Schlossnagle to suspect the pitcher was putting a foreign substance on the ball in violation of the...

College Baseball Notebook: Aggies find new power source in Ted Burton in 6th straight SEC series win

Apr. 29, 2024 15:08 PM EDT

Texas A&M might look back at its weekend series win over Georgia as its most memorable of the season. The top-ranked Aggies not only came back from a 9-0 first-inning deficit to run-rule the Bulldogs 19-9 in the second game, they got a breakthrough offensive performance from one...