April 9, 2013
Team of the Week
Vanderbilt is CBI Louisville Slugger Team of
Vanderbilt went 4-0, including a three-game SEC sweep of No. 16
Ole Miss. The Commodores have been named the CollegeBaseballInsider.com
Louisville Slugger Team of the Week.
On Tuesday, Vanderbilt started the week with a 12-3 home win over
Middle Tennessee. The Commodores had three close victories at Ole Miss, winning
3-1 on Friday, 2-1 on Saturday and 7-6 in 11 innings on Sunday. Vanderbilt now
leads the SEC East by three games.
Regional Teams of the Week
Northeast: Saint Louis went 4-0 on
the road, starting with a 14-5 win at SIUE on Tuesday. The Billikens swept a
three-game Atlantic 10 series at Butler, winning 6-3 on Friday, 10-5 on Saturday
and 7-5 on Sunday to sit in first place.
Southeast: Duke put together a 3-1
week at home, beginning with a 9-3 decision over Davidson on Tuesday. The Blue
Devils took two of three ACC contests from Georgia Tech, with a pair of shutouts
against the top hitting team in the nation. Duke won 2-0 on Friday, lost 2-1 on
Saturday before winning 3-0 on Sunday.
Central: Michigan was 5-0, starting
with a 2-0 win over Bowling Green on Tuesday and a 7-0 victory over Central
Michigan on Wednesday. The Wolverines swept a three-game Big Ten series from
Michigan State, winning 6-3 in East Lansing on Friday, 5-1 at home on Saturday
and 6-2 on the road on Sunday.
West: Arizona State enjoyed a 4-1week, starting with a pair of wins at
Wichita State, 4-3 on Tuesday and 4-2 on Wednesday. The Sun Devils returned home
and won a Pac-12 series from No. 9 Oregon, winning 6-5 in 11 innings on Friday
and 14-9 on Saturday before the Ducks took a 16-3 win on Sunday.
Longwood went 4-1, starting with a
win at Tennessee for the program’s first victory over an SEC opponent. The
Lancers beat George Mason before taking two of three at High Point in Big South
Albany swept a three-game series
from defending conference champion Stony Brook to move into a tie for second in
LSU had a 4-0 week at home, beating
Alcorn State and sweeping a three-game SEC set from No. 8 Kentucky to extend its
win streak to 12.
Appalachian State went 3-1, winning
at Eastern Kentucky before winning two of three against first-place Georgia
Southern in the Southern Conference.
Oregon State put together a 3-1
week, beating Portland before taking two of three at No. 10 UCLA in Pac-12 play.
USF went 4-0 at home, stopping
Stetson before sweeping a three-game set from Pittsburgh to move into a tie for
first in the Big East.
North Florida had a 3-1 week,
beating Bethune-Cookman before taking two of three from Mercer to move into a
tie for first in the Atlantic Sun.
Campbell enjoyed a 5-0 week, winning
at North Carolina A&T and beating Old Dominion before sweeping a three-game Big
South set at Presbyterian.
Sam Houston State went 4-0, winning
at No. 19 Houston before sweeping a three-game series at McNeese State to move
into a first-place tie in the Southland Conference.
Loyola Marymount had a 3-1 week,
winning at Cal State Northridge before taking two of three from San Diego in WCC
regional teams of the week are chosen based on their conference affiliation.
To see our list of regions,
Previous Teams of the Week
April 2 - Florida Atlantic
26 - Arkansas
March 5 -
Feb. 19 -