March 13, 2012
Team of the Week
North Carolina named CBI Team of the Week
Carolina put together a 5-0 week with four road victories. The Tar Heels have
been named the CollegeBaseballInsider.com Team of the Week.
North Carolina defeated Davidson 5-4 on Tuesday before winning
3-0 at Southern Conference leader Elon on Wednesday. The Tar Heels traveled to
No. 18 Clemson to open its ACC slate. UNC won 4-3 on Friday, 6-3 on Saturday and
6-5 in 11 innings on Sunday.
Regional Teams of the Week
Northeast: Wagner won two of three
at Jacksonville, one of the favorites in the Atlantic Sun. The Seahawks
rebounded from a 10-0 loss on Friday to win 4-1 on Saturday and 6-5 on Sunday.
Southeast: Wake Forest went 5-0 to
extend its win streak to 13. The Demon Deacons took a pair of midweek games from
Valparaiso, winning 13-4 on Tuesday and 3-0 on Wednesday. WFU swept red-hot
Maryland in ACC action, 10-5 on Friday, 9-6 on Saturday and 4-3 on Sunday.
Central: Missouri put together a 4-0
week. The Tigers topped Nebraska-Omaha 14-4 on Tuesday before taking three from
Atlantic 10 favorite Charlotte. Missouri won 10-4 on Friday and swept a Saturday
doubleheader, 5-3 and 3-2.
West: UCLA enjoyed a 4-0 week to
stretch its win streak to 10. The Bruins won 4-0 at home against UC Riverside on
Tuesday before sweeping a three-game set at No. 11 Georgia. UCLA won 2-0 on
Friday, 7-6 on Saturday and 7-3 on Sunday.
Cal State Fullerton went 3-1 with a
win at USC before taking two of three at No. 5 Texas A&M.
Liberty had a 4-1 week, winning at
Old Dominion before taking three of four at home from Big East favorite St.
Stanford went 3-1 with a win at
Saint Mary’s prior to taking two of three from No. 4 Rice.
NC State went 3-1 with a win over
Davidson before taking two of three from No. 9 Georgia Tech.
Elon rebounded from a loss at North
Carolina to sweep a three-game SoCon set from Georgia Southern.
bounced back from a loss at Coastal Carolina to sweep its CAA-opening series
from conference favorite James Madison.
ULM went 4-1 with two wins over
Memphis before taking two of three at Tennessee.
New Mexico rebounded from a loss at
New Mexico State to sweep a three-game set from previously unbeaten Gonzaga.
East Carolina lost at Troy before
beating Alabama, Oral Roberts and Louisville in the DRASH Alabama Classic.
Delaware State won at Delaware
before sweeping a three-game MEAC series at Norfolk State.
Previous Teams of the Week
March 6 -
Feb. 28 -
Feb. 21 - Florida Atlantic
(photo by Jeff Camarati/UNC Athletic