Feb. 26, 2013
Team of the Week
FGCU named CBI Louisville Slugger Team of Week
FGCU traveled to Gainesville and swept a three-game series at
Florida. The Eagles have been named the CollegeBaseballInsider.com Louisville
Slugger Team of the Week.
FGCU entered the weekend 1-6 against the Gators. The Eagles
posted an 8-2 win on Friday before clinching a series victory with an 8-3
decision on Saturday. Sunday’s contest went extra innings, with Sean Dwyer
launching a three-run homer in the top of the 11th to give the Eagles a 7-4 win
and a sweep of the series. It marked the first time since 2009 that Florida had
been swept at home in a three-game series.
Regional Teams of the Week
Northeast: Notre Dame headed to New
Orleans and swept a three-game set at Tulane. The Fighting Irish eked out a 2-1
win on Friday, posted a 3-1 victory on Saturday and closed out the sweep with an
8-3 triumph on Sunday.
Southeast: Alabama State put
together a 4-1 week, including winning the MLB Urban Invitational at Minute Maid
Park in Houston. The Hornets blanked Mercer 4-0 on Tuesday before falling 15-4
at South Alabama on Wednesday. Alabama State went 3-0 at the MLB Urban
Invitational, defeating Prairie View A&M 9-2 on Friday, downing Southern 6-4 on
national television on Saturday and edging Texas Southern 3-1 on Sunday.
Central: Austin Peay went 4-0,
starting with a 5-2 win at Middle Tennessee on Tuesday. The Govs took three from
Illinois State over the weekend, winning 9-4 on Friday, 9-6 on Saturday and 6-4
West: Cal State Fullerton hit the road and came away with a 4-0 week. The
Titans won 6-3 at Pepperdine on Wednesday before sweeping a three-game set at
TCU. Fullerton won 7-2 on Friday, 6-2 on Saturday and 7-0 on Sunday.
Oregon State went 5-0, defeating UC
Riverside in Palm Springs on Monday before sweeping a four-game series at San
Alabama enjoyed 3-1 week, defeating
Southern Miss before taking two of three at Florida Atlantic.
East Tennessee State went 4-0 at
home, defeating Wofford before sweeping a three-game series from Seton Hall.
Radford headed south to Georgia and
swept a three-game series at Kennesaw State.
Missouri State went 3-0 at the USM
Invitational, defeating Alcorn State, host Southern Miss and Eastern Illinois.
Maine went 4-1 in the Sunshine
State, taking two of three at Stetson and sweeping a doubleheader at Florida
Middle Tennessee had a 3-1 week,
rebounding from a loss to Austin Peay to go 3-0 at Auburn’s tournament,
defeating Auburn, Indiana State and College of Charleston.
Delaware State went 3-1 at the
Coca-Cola Classic, splitting a pair with host Winthrop before beating Army and
Memphis put together a 3-1 week,
falling to Arkansas State before sweeping a three-game series from Missouri.
Illinois went 3-1 at the Keith
LeClair Classic, bouncing back from a loss to host East Carolina to defeat Ohio,
New Mexico State and Boston College.
regional teams of the week are chosen based on their conference affiliation.
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