All posts by Christian Smith

REGIONAL BOUND!

Congratulations to Florida State University on winning the South Atlantic South Conference, Tulane University on winning the Gulf Coast East Conference and Texas A&M on winning the Gulf Coast South Conference.  All three teams have earned a spot in their respective regional tournaments on May 10-12.  Be sure to check out the Regional Playoffs Page to stay up to date on everything Regional related including qualifying teams!

RAWLINGS WEEK 21 NCBA DI TOP 20

The Aggies from Texas A&M inch closer and closer to dethroning the Pirates from East Carolina, but not this week!  Only 5 points separated ECU from Texas A&M with both teams earning 9 first-place votes.  A ton of movement throughout the rest of the Top 20, with three new teams joining the party.  Make sure to check out the Rawlings Week 21 NCBA DI Top 20 to see all the action!

-NEXT POLL RELEASED ON 5/2/19!

DISCIPLINARY ACTION

Stephen F. Austin State University and Minnesota State University – Mankato have been placed on probation for the remainder of the year for violation of NCBA Rule 26.01.0. They both forfeited their entire scheduled conference series during Week 20 of the NCBA DI Season.

DISCIPLINARY ACTION

The University of Idaho has been placed on probation for the remainder of the year for violation of NCBA Rule 26.01.0. They forfeited their entire schedule conference series to the University of Montana.

APRIL 15TH: NCBA ROSTER FREEZE

The NCBA roster freeze is on April 15th 11:59pm Eastern Standard Time.  After that time, no players can be added to the roster.  It is essential that team check their rosters to make sure it is accurate and to correct any issues before the roster freeze.

RAWLINGS WEEK 19 NCBA DI TOP 20

East Carolina remains at #1 after a very competitive conference series with UNC, while Texas A&M turns some heads; earning 3 first place votes from the voters this week in the Rawlings Week 19 NCBA DI Top 20.  Lots more movement with 4 new teams joining the party including first-year DI program Houston Community College.  4 new teams joining means 4 teams drop out.  Make sure to check out where everyone landed!

-Next poll released on 4/18/2019!

MARUCCI LONGBALL CHALLENGE APPLICATION

The NCBA is in search of hitters of the LONGBALL!  If you can hit the ball really far and want to be apart of an amazing competition on the biggest of stages, please fill out the Marucci Longball Challenge Application and send back to Christian Smith by May 1st for consideration!  This year’s winner gets quite the prize pack, plus you have pretty good bragging rights…

RAWLINGS WEEK 17 NCBA DI TOP 20

After another sweep, ECU further solidifies their spot atop the rankings in the Rawlings Week 17 NCBA DI Top 20.  Other than ECU staying at #1, #2 through #20 changed.  After lots of baseball a lot is happening.  Three newcomers join the party, a lot of teams fall and a lot of teams rise…It’s pandemonium baby!

RAWLINGS WEEK 15 NCBA DI TOP 20

After a no hitter and a huge sweep over a ranked Michigan State team, East Carolina is winning over the voters by picking up 6 more first-place votes to secure themselves at the top of the Rawlings Week 15 NCBA DI Top 20.  Lot’s of other moves including Grand Canyon taking a big fall and three newcomers joining the Top 20!

-NEXT POLL RELEASED ON 3/21/2019!

RAWLINGS WEEK 13 NCBA DI TOP 20

In the Rawlings Week 13 NCBA DI Top 20, not much has changed at the top but two newcomers joined the party.  The University of Alabama makes a big jump after taking 2 of 3 from LSU, who at the time was ranked #18.  The biggest jump goes to the University of Florida who lands at #12.  They took 3 victories from the University of Georgia (two of which were forfeits) and also swept the University of Miami to push their overall record to 8-1.  Central Florida takes a big fall after a tough weekend while two others fall from the Top 20 completely.

-Next Poll Released on 3/7/19!