April 27, 2010
Team of the Week
Ole Miss Named CBI
Team of the Week
Mississippi went 4-0 this past week, including a Southeastern
Conference series sweep of No. 5 LSU, and was named CollegeBaseballInsider.com
Team of the Week.
The Rebels began the week with a 7-2 victory over Southern Miss
on Tuesday. After a Friday night rainout, Ole Miss swept the Saturday
doubleheader. The Rebels beat the Tigers 11-9 in the opener and 9-8 in 11
innings in the nightcap. Ole Miss completed the series sweep with a 7-6 decision
on Sunday, moving into a second-place tie in the SEC West with LSU.
Honorable Mention goes to Connecticut, which put together a 6-0
week to extend its win streak to 21. The Huskies won at Fairfield, defeated
Rhode Island and came out on top at Holy Cross before sweeping a three-game Big
East series with Rutgers. No. 9 Coastal Carolina won at UNC Wilmington and swept
a three-game Big South series at VMI to stretch its win streak to 17. No. 2
Texas topped UT Arlington before taking three from Oklahoma State to push its
win streak to 16. No. 11 Florida won at USF before taking two of three from No.
6 Arkansas. Virginia Tech won at Radford prior to winning two of three at No. 3
Georgia Tech. Georgia State bounced back from a loss to Mercer to go 2-0-1 at
first-place VCU in the CAA. Boston College defeated Northeastern for the Beanpot
Championship before winning three at NC State to extend its win streak to eight.
No. 8 Florida State beat Charleston Southern and took two of three from No. 13
Miami (Fla.). Stanford swept a three-game Pac-10 series from No. 18 California.
Rice rebounded from a loss at Texas A&M to sweep a Conference USA series from
East Carolina to maintain first place. Marshall beat Coppin State twice and UCF
three times to hold second in Conference USA. North Carolina defeated Davidson
before taking two of three at Clemson. Charlotte topped Wake Forest and NC
Central before taking two of three from George Washington for first in the
Atlantic 10. San Diego swept Gonzaga to stay undefeated at 9-0 in the West Coast
Conference. Portland won at Washington before taking three at Pepperdine to push
its WCC record to 11-1. Southeast Missouri State won at Southern Illinois and
beat Harris-Stowe before winning two at Jacksonville State for first in the OVC.
Cal State Fullerton beat Pepperdine before sweeping three from Cal Poly to hold
first in the Big West. UC Irvine stopped San Diego State before winning three at
UC Davis to stay in second in the Big West. South Alabama won two of three at
Arkansas State to remain in first in the Sun Belt. New Mexico State won at San
Jose State before sweeping a four-game set at Sacramento State to hold first
place in the WAC. Texas State beat Baylor prior to taking two of three from
Northwestern State to hold first in the Southland. Bryant swept a four-game
series with Fairleigh-Dickinson to move into a first-place tie in the NEC.
Bowling Green defeated Dayton and Western Michigan before winning three at Ohio.
Previous Teams of the Week
20 - Stanford
13 - Cal State Fullerton
April 6 - California
30 - Elon
23 - Arizona State
16 - Kansas
9 - Florida State
March 2 - Coastal Carolina
Feb. 23 -
(photo by Jimmy Jones)