March 6, 2012
Team of the Week
Texas State named CBI Team of the Week
State went 4-0 with four shutouts. The Bobcats have been named the
CollegeBaseballInsider.com Team of the Week.
Texas State won at TCU 1-0 on Tuesday before blanking Notre Dame
three times at home over the weekend, 6-0 on Friday and Saturday, and 5-0 on
Sunday. The Bobcats put together a string of five shutouts going back to the
series finale at Houston and had a string of 57.2 scoreless innings before Rice
dented home plate earlier this week
Regional Teams of the Week
Northeast: Cornell started the
season 4-0 with four wins at Maryland-Eastern Shore. The Big Red swept a Friday
doubleheader 15-4 and 7-0 before taking two on Sunday, 7-5 and 13-0.
Southeast: Florida won three games
at nationally-ranked Miami over the weekend, 7-5 on Friday, 13-5 on Saturday and
8-5 in Sunday’s finale.
Central: Purdue went 3-0 at Auburn’s
tournament with wins over host Auburn (9-8) on Friday, Southern Miss (10-9) on
Saturday and Charleston Southern (5-2) on Sunday.
West: Gonzaga remained undefeated by
winning three in the UTSA Classic. The Zags won 6-1 over Louisiana-Lafayette on
Friday, 4-1 over host UTSA on Saturday and 7-2 over Kansas on Sunday.
South Carolina went 3-1 with a win
over Presbyterian and two of three against Clemson.
Elon went 3-1 with a win over High
Point before opening Southern Conference play by taking two of three at College
Southern Illinois lost at Belmont
before wins over Georgia State, Stetson and Penn in Stetson’s tournament.
Tulane went 3-1 with a win over
Southeastern Louisiana before taking two of three from Alabama.
Illinois State hit the road and
swept a three-game set at Southeast Missouri.
Oregon posted three one-run
victories over Long Beach State.
San Diego went 4-1 with a win at UC
Riverside before going 3-1 at the Aztec Invitational, splitting two games with
Cal State Northridge and beating Cal Poly and Milwaukee.
San Diego State rebounded from a
loss at Cal State Fullerton to go 4-0 in the Aztec Invitational with wins over
Cal Poly, Milwaukee, San Francisco and Cal State Northridge.
Previous Teams of the Week
Feb. 28 -
Feb. 21 - Florida Atlantic
(photo by Texas State Media Relations Office)