College baseball

June 01, 2019 - 6:01 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Gabbie Plain struck out 10 and Washington beat Minnesota 5-3 on Saturday in a Women's College World Series elimination game. The game was delayed three hours in the sixth inning because of lightning and rain. Plain, a first-team NFCA All-American, was dominant until the seventh...
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Oklahoma's Caleigh Clifton (20) and Falepolima Aviu (34) celebrates a score in the first inning against Oklahoma State during an NCAA softball Women's College World Series game in Oklahoma City, Friday, May 31, 2019. (Sarah Phipps/The Oklahoman via AP)
June 01, 2019 - 2:31 am
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The venue and the hype were different, but the result was the same. Giselle "G'' Juarez struck out 11 and gave up one run in six innings to help Oklahoma beat Oklahoma State 6-1 in the Women's College World Series on Friday. The top-seeded Sooners beat the Cowgirls for the 24th...
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Florida State's Tim Becker (37) celebrates with teammates after hitting a home run to score two runs during an NCAA college baseball Regional Championship game against Florida Atlantic University in Athens, Ga., Friday, May 31, 2019. (Joshua L. Jones/Athens Banner-Herald via AP)
June 01, 2019 - 2:01 am
A Cincinnati team that entered the NCAA Tournament with barely a winning record pulled the biggest upset Friday, knocking off defending national champion Oregon State 7-6 on the Beavers' home field. The Bearcats, who made the tourney by winning the American Athletic Conference Tournament and were...
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May 31, 2019 - 10:55 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Rachel Garcia felt it was a matter of time before she got the run support she needed. UCLA came through. The Bruins scored four runs in the top of the seventh inning, and Garcia avenged her only loss of the season to help UCLA beat Pac-12 rival Arizona 6-2 in the Women's...
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May 30, 2019 - 5:08 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Arizona coach Mike Candrea wasn't sure how his team would handle the pressure of his program's first Women's College World Series game since 2010. Turns out, the Wildcats were just fine. Dejah Mulipola's two-run homer to center field in the top of the eighth inning powered...
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In this April 9, 2019, photo, Stanford catcher Maverick Handley prepares to bat against San Francisco during an NCAA college baseball game in San Francisco. Handley is preparing to get drafted in June, and he has quite a fallback plan: going to medical school one day to become an orthopedic surgeon. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
May 30, 2019 - 2:48 am
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Last summer in the Cape Cod League, when most everybody else focused on baseball and nothing more, Maverick Handley carved out extra time to work toward his pre-med path and future after sports. Observe a surgery in his spare time? Absolutely. Handley is a junior catcher at...
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April 07, 2019 - 12:06 am
HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — Penn and Dartmouth have completed the longest game in Ivy League history, with the Quakers using an eight-run 21st inning to beat the Big Green 21-15 Saturday. The game lasted 6 hours, 22 minutes. Penn's Josh Hood hit a three-run homer in his 11th plate appearance, keying the...
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Former Indiana men's basketball coach Bob Knight sits in the press box at Bart Kaufman Field during Indiana's baseball game against Penn State in Bloomington, Ind., Saturday, April 6, 2019. Knight made his first public appearance on campus since he was fired almost 19 years ago. The Big Ten Network was broadcasting the game when Knight made the impromptu golf cart ride to the field. (Alexis Oser/The Herald-Times via AP)
April 06, 2019 - 11:34 pm
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Bob Knight returned to Indiana University on Saturday, the former basketball coach's first public appearance on campus since he was fired almost 19 years ago. Knight returned to watch the Hoosiers' baseball game against Penn State from the press box. The Big Ten Network was...
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March 18, 2019 - 1:43 pm
MONTICELLO, Ark. (AP) — Authorities are investigating after a college baseball player from Oklahoma was seriously injured when he was struck by a vehicle in an apparent hit-and-run crash in Arkansas. Arkansas State Police say 20-year-old Joseph Cerda Jr. of San Antonio was hit by a dark-colored car...
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Kansas State's Cartier Diarra (2) knocks the ball away from Iowa State's Marial Shayok (3) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 men's tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
March 15, 2019 - 11:45 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Marial Shayok had watched shot after shot hit everything but net Friday night, and Iowa State's leading scorer and veteran leader could very well have grown hesitant and frustrated. Instead, he hit the two biggest shots of the game. Shayok rattled in a tying 3-pointer down...
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