ABILENE – ACU head baseball coach Britt Bonneau announced Monday that he has hired former Arkansas volunteer coach Brad Flanders as the Wildcats' new pitching coach and assistant recruiting coordinator.
LAS VEGAS, N.M. – The Las Vegas (N.M.) Train Robbers – a member of the independent Pecos League – have added former McMurry University thirdbaseman/pitcher Eric Preuss to their 2014 roster, making him the second member of last year’s McM squad to sign a professional contract. Preuss joins War Hawks teammate Joel DePorte on the Train Robbers’ roster.
Former ACU Wildcat is making a big impact on the diamond since taking the field in the minors for the Spokane Indians. On Sunday Spivey capped off what's already been a good start to his pro career with a homerun.
LUBBOCK, Texas - Texas Tech second-year head coach Tim Tadlock was awarded the College Baseball Hall of Fame Skip Bertman National Coach of the Year award on Saturday evening at the annual "College Baseball Night of Champions" banquet at the Overton Hotel.
LUBBOCK, Texas -Texas Tech (45-21) capped off its historic 2014 season with a No. 8 national ranking, according to Collegiate Baseball, National Collegiate Baseball Writers' Association and USA Today Coaches' Poll.
The Texas Longhorns avoided elimination from the College World Series with a 4-0 win over Vanderbilt on Friday.
OMAHA, Neb. - Ole Miss ended Texas Tech's run in the College World Series in walk-off fashion Tuesday afternoon as John Gatlin lined a RBI single to right field that sent the Rebels to a 2-1 victory at TD Ameritrade Park.
OMAHA, Neb. - TCU scored a pair of runs in the bottom of the eighth inning and held off a Texas Tech rally in the ninth to edge the Red Raiders, 3-2, in the College World Series opener Sunday afternoon at TD Ameritrade Park.
The Texas Tech Red Raiders will make their debut in the College World Series on Sunday, but the opponent will be by no means new.
OMAHA, Neb. - Texas Tech second-year head baseball coach Tim Tadlock has been named the 2014 National College Baseball Hall of Fame Skip Bertman National Coach of the Year, the organization announced Friday morning.
LUBBOCK, Texas - For the first time in school history, the Texas Tech Red Raiders will be heading to Omaha and the College World Series.
LUBBOCK, Texas- No. 10 Texas Tech was led by junior left-handed pitcher Chris Sadberry's eight shutout innings on its way to a 1-0 shutout over No. 16 College of Charleston in game one of the NCAA Lubbock Super Regional on Saturday afternoon in front of a Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park stadium record 4,811 fans in attendance.
ABILENE -- ACU's all-Southland Conference catcher, Seth Spivey, was drafted Friday by the Texas Rangers in the 10th round of Major League Baseball's amateur draft.
The Texas Tech Red Raiders are making history this weekend with their first ever appearance in the Super Regional of the NCAA Baseball Tournament.
CORAL GABLES, Fla. - No. 23 Texas Tech shutout No. 3 Miami (Fla.) 4-0 to win the NCAA Coral Gables Regional Tournament championship game behind a complete-game shutout by junior left-handed pitcher Cameron Smith on Monday afternoon at Alex Rodrigues Park - Mark Light Field.
MIAMI, Fla. - Freshman left-handed pitcher Dylan Dusek led No. 23 Texas Tech to a 3-0 shutout over No. 3 Miami (Fla.) on Saturday evening at Alex Rodriguez Park - Mark Light Field while the win advanced Tech into to the NCAA Coral Gables Regional Tournament finals on Sunday evening.
CORAL GABLES, Fla. - No. 23 Texas Tech defeated Columbia 3-2 in the first round of the NCAA Coral Gables Regional Tournament on Friday afternoon as sophomore first baseman Eric Gutierrez hit a walk-off RBI double in the bottom of the ninth inning at Alex Rodriguez Park - Mark Light Field.
LUBBOCK, Texas - For the first time in a decade, Texas Tech will play in the NCAA Tournament as the No. 2 seed in the Coral Gables Regional, hosted by Miami (Fla.).
TUCSON, Ariz. – Less than 18 hours after putting the finishing touches on the program's signature win of the season, the ACU Wildcats played a game they'd rather forget Sunday afternoon in front of 1,727 fans at Hi Corbett Field.
TUCSON, Ariz. – Most of the time, the biggest fish are the hardest to reel in and put up the biggest fight. The ACU Wildcats found that to be very true on a gorgeous night for baseball at Hi Corbett Field.
TEMPE, Ariz. – On a beautiful Tuesday night in the desert, ACU and Arizona State closed the doors on one of the iconic stadiums in college baseball history with another in a long line of classics at a park that has hosted more than its share in its 40-year history.
ABILENE -- ACU senior catcher Seth Spivey was voted second team all-Southland Conference as the league office announced the all-conference team Monday. The team was voted on by the league's head coach and sports information directors.
BROWNWOOD, Texas – Howard Payne outfielder Colton Brown and catcher Matthew Daniel were selected to the 2014 D3Baseball.com All-West Region Teams the website announced, May 19th.
SAN ANTONIO -- Incarnate Word pitcher Dylan Boss tossed seven effective innings Friday afternoon at Sullivan Field as the Cardinals knocked off ACU, 4-3, to clinch the final Southland Conference series of the season for both teams.
SAN ANTONIO – The ACU Wildcats will close out the Southland Conference portion of their season this weekend with a three-game set against Incarnate Word at Daniel Sullivan Field.
TULSA, Okla. -- Oral Roberts scored three runs in the first two innings Sunday afternoon and those held up as the Golden Eagles knocked off ACU, 3-1, to win the Southland Conference series between the teams at J.L. Johnson Stadium.
TULSA, Okla. -- ACU senior Brady Rodriguez tossed a complete-game three-hit shutout and Seth Spivey hit a two-run home run Friday night as the Wildcats blanked Oral Roberts, 7-0, in a Southland Conference game at J.L. Johnson Stadium.
EDMUND, Okla. – The 2014 McMurry University baseball season drew to a close on Friday evening in the championship finals of the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) Central Region tournament. The War Hawks (26-28) split its pair of games on Friday, defeating Central Baptist College, 3-1, in an elimination game, and then falling to top-seed Oklahoma Christian University, 3-2, in the finale
ABILENE -- Texas A&M-Corpus Christi put together three big innings and had just enough pitching over the final three innings Sunday afternoon to take an 11-10 win over ACU in an error-filled Southland Conference baseball contest at Crutcher Scott Field.
RICHARDSON, Texas — Hardin-Simmons’ baseball team split a doubleheader with Texas-Dallas on Saturday afternoon losing 5-0 in the first game and winning the nightcap 5-2 at the UTD Baseball Field.
AUSTIN, Texas – McMurry University pushed St. Edward’s University – the nation’s No. 7-ranked team in NCAA Division II – to the brink, before finally falling, 3-2, in 11 innings at Lucian-Hamilton Stadium. The War Hawks finished the regular season 23-26 overall, 13-16 in the Heartland Conference, and will next play in the National Christian College Athletic Association Central Region championships beginning next Tuesday in Oklahoma City.
ABILENE -- Texas A&M-Corpus Christi leftfielder Jordan Lee drove in three runs in his final two at-bats Friday night as the Islanders dealt the ACU Wildcats a heartbreaking 8-6 loss in 11 innings in the first game of a three-game Southland Conference baseball series at Crutcher Scott Field.
ABILENE - Tuesday's clash between former regional rivals Abilene Christian and Texas-Permian Basin ended in an unexpected fashion as the Wildcats prevailed, 4-3, on a bases-loaded hit-by-pitch with two outs in the ninth.
ABILENE, Texas – It took some late inning fireworks, but McMurry University’s baseball team pulled out a 7-6, non-conference victory over Cameron University at Walt Driggers Field. The win improved the War Hawks to 22-24 overall, while the Aggies fell to 17-27 in 2014.
HOUSTON – Two Houston Baptist pitchers limited the ACU Wildcats to just four singles Saturday afternoon as the Huskies tied up their three-game Southland Conference series against ACU at one game apiece with a 3-0 win at Husky Field.
ABILENE, Texas – Joel DePorte made is last home for McMurry University’s baseball team a memorable one on “Senior Day.” The Fremont, California native threw his team-leading fifth complete game as the War Hawks (21-24, 12-14 HC) salvaged the series finale versus the University of Arkansas-Fort Smith (23-22, 13-14 HC), 2-1.
ABILENE, Texas — Hardin-Simmons’ bats stayed hot and the Cowboy baseball team finished off a weekend American Southwest Conference sweep of Louisiana College on Saturday afternoon at Hunter Field with a 19-7 run-rule victory in seven innings.
ABILENE, Texas - No. 21 Texas Tech out hit No. 15 TCU, but it was the Horned Frogs who manufactured all four of its runs during a 4-0 shutout over the Red Raiders on Tuesday evening at Crutcher Scott Field in Abilene during a non-conference contest in front of 1,437 fans.
ABILENE, Texas — Hardin-Simmons’ baseball team dropped its last non-conference game of the year, falling 6-5 to Southwestern on Tuesday night at Hunter Field.
ABILENE, Texas – A two-run home run by Ben Douglas in the fourth and a five-run outburst in the sixth inning propelled McMurry University to a 7-4 non-conference win over NCAA Division I foe Abilene Christian University, in a cross-town battle at Crutcher Scott Field. The win by the War Hawks (20-22) was their first-ever in eight tries against the Wildcats (14-23).
ODESSA, Texas – McMurry University’s baseball team received two outstanding pitching efforts by Lanny Zier and Joel DePorte, leading a Heartland Conference doubleheader sweep of the University of Texas of the Permian Basin at Roden Field. The War Hawks (18-21, 11-11 HC) topped the Falcons (17-21, 8-12 HC) by scores of 8-1 and 5-1.
LUBBOCK – Texas Tech scored seven runs in the first inning and six more in the third inning Tuesday night as the 30th-ranked Red Raiders cruised to a 19-2 blowout of ACU in non-conference baseball action at Rip Griffin Park at Dan Law Field.
SAN ANGELO, Texas – McMurry University earned a split with the NCAA Division II South Central Region’s No. 7-ranked team – Angelo State University – winning the first game, 3-2, before seeing its rally come up short in the nightcap, 6-4, in the non-league doubleheader.
LUBBOCK – The ACU Wildcats will be back in action Tuesday evening when they take on Texas Tech for the second time this season at Rip Griffin Park at Dan Law Field.
ABILENE -- Lamar scored seven runs in the second inning Sunday and went on to cruise to a 16-7 win over the ACU Wildcats in Southland Conference baseball action at rainy and cold Crutcher Scott Field.
ABILENE -- Lamar scored five runs in the fifth inning Friday night as the Cardinals knocked off ACU, 6-4, in the opening game of a Southland Conference baseball series at Crutcher Scott Field.
ALPINE, Texas — Sul Ross State scored a run in the bottom of the 10th inning to beat Hardin-Simmons 5-4 in American Southwest Conference action at Kokernot Field on Friday night in Alpine.
ABILENE – The ACU Wildcats and Lamar Cardinals will renew a long-dormant series this weekend when they meet in a three-game Southland Conference series at Crutcher Scott Field.
ABILENE -- ACU head coach Britt Bonneau believed he would get a solid starting performance from freshman Mack Morgan in Sunday afternoon's series finale against Incarnate Word.
ABILENE -- Less than 20 hours after finishing off one of their worst losses of the season, the ACU Wildcats bounced back Saturday afternoon with one of their best efforts of the year, and it results in a series-evening 4-2 win over Incarnate Word at Crutcher Scott Field.