ATLANTIC SUN CONFERENCE By Bill Ballew FLORIDA GULF COAST EAGLES Head coach Dave Tollett began the Florida Gulf Coast program in the early 1990s and has built it into one of the emerging mid-majors in the country. The Eagles have won four regular-season conference titles since moving to the Division 1 ranks in 2008.…Read The Full Article
ATLANTIC COAST CONFERENCE By Bill Ballew BOSTON COLLEGE EAGLES The Eagles soared in 2016 when they came within a win of reaching the College World Series while going 35-22. That represented the most victories in a campaign for Boston College since 2005, when the program established the single-season mark with 37. Last year was a…Read The Full Article
AMERICAN ATHLETIC CONFERENCE By Bill Ballew CINCINNATI BEARCATS When Ty Neal stepped down after last season as head coach of the Bearcats, the Cincinnati brass did not have to look far for a replacement. The school hired Scott Googins, who guided nearby Xavier to four regional appearances in 12 years, to try to end the…Read The Full Article
AMERICA EAST CONFERENCE By Bill Ballew ALBANY GREAT DANES Head coach Jon Mueller enters his 19th season as the leader of the Great Danes and tops the program’s career victories chart with 377. Mueller guided UAlbany to its lone America East Conference title and NCAA tournament appearance in 2007. In 2017, the Danes finished on…Read The Full Article
Bill has been involved with professional and collegiate baseball since 1983. The College Baseball Now podcasts discuss the coaches’ careers and reveal their feelings regarding the state of college baseball, their programs, recruiting and much more.