Baseball for the Thinking Fan

Login | Register | Feedback

btf_logo
You are here > Home > Baseball Newsstand > Baseball Primer Newsblog > Discussion
Baseball Primer Newsblog
— The Best News Links from the Baseball Newsstand

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Oregon State leads field of 64 in 2014 Division I Baseball tournament

The field of 64 teams competing for the 2014 NCAA Division I Baseball Championship was announced today by the NCAA Division I Baseball Committee.

The national top eight seeds are Oregon State (42-12), Florida (40-21), Virginia (44-13), Indiana (42-13), Florida State (43-15), La.-Lafayette (53-7), TCU (42-15) and LSU (44-14-1). The top eight seed for Indiana marks a first for a Big Ten institution.

Both my current school (Oregon State) and my undergrad (Cal Poly) are number one seeds in their regions, pretty cool. Anyway, there are links to the full bracket in the article for those interested in the college tournament.

Joyful Calculus Instructor Posted: May 27, 2014 at 12:30 PM | 12 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: college baseball

Reader Comments and Retorts

Go to end of page

Statements posted here are those of our readers and do not represent the BaseballThinkFactory. Names are provided by the poster and are not verified. We ask that posters follow our submission policy. Please report any inappropriate comments.

   1. Tulo's Fishy Mullet (mrams) Posted: May 27, 2014 at 10:18 PM (#4714268)
IU did barrel through an overmatched B1G and didn't play Nebraska (the other B1G team to make the tournament) until the conference tournament final. RPI was still solid. Indiana State could give them a run this weekend.
   2. CFBF Is A Golden Spider Duck Posted: May 28, 2014 at 09:57 AM (#4714508)
I admit, I haven't been following my alma mater, Florida, as intently as I have in the past. They got off to a rough start which saw them utterly unable to hit the ball, so it was sort of stunning to see them right the ship and win the conference.

UF's reward for earning the #2 seed was apparently one of the toughest regionals in the country, including drawing the College of Charleston and their top-notch ace as the four seed.
   3. Nats-Homer-in-DC Posted: May 28, 2014 at 02:09 PM (#4714758)
Eric Milton and Justin Maxwell's alma mater in the tournament for the first time since the 1970s.
   4. winnipegwhip Posted: May 28, 2014 at 04:55 PM (#4714877)
If Florida State got to Omaha and won it, would ESPN make a bigger deal out of Mike Martin winning the CWS or Jameis Winston winning both the CWS and BCS Championships in the same year?

Seriously I would think for them the latter would be the bigger story.
   5. TerpNats Posted: June 02, 2014 at 11:26 PM (#4717854)
Eric Milton and Justin Maxwell's alma mater in the tournament for the first time since the 1970s.
And are in the super-regionals for the first time ever, something both Florida and FSU failed to achieve this year. I'd be surprised if the Terps can conquer the Cavs and earn a trip to Omaha, but you never know.
   6. Tulo's Fishy Mullet (mrams) Posted: June 02, 2014 at 11:50 PM (#4717860)
Looks like at least 5/8 top seeds won't get out of the first week. Stanford just walked off in Bloomington to knock off IU.
   7. Joyful Calculus Instructor Posted: June 03, 2014 at 12:04 AM (#4717863)
Oregon State looking good though. I may go to a super regional game if they can finish this game off.
   8. Infinite Joost (Voxter) Posted: June 03, 2014 at 12:34 AM (#4717868)
I was a little confused as to Pat's choice of pitchers, but he must know what he's doing.
   9. Joyful Calculus Instructor Posted: June 03, 2014 at 02:04 AM (#4717873)
Good bye Beavers. Maybe next year.
   10. Mike Emeigh Posted: June 03, 2014 at 06:19 AM (#4717880)
9 regional hosts, of 16, knocked out in the first round. Four 3 seeds and a 4 seed get through. Only one super regional matches 2 top seeds.

This ought to be fun.

-- MWE

   11. Infinite Joost (Voxter) Posted: June 03, 2014 at 08:59 AM (#4717894)
Beavers & Ducks both eliminated over the last few days. The CWS is gonna get swallowed by the World Cup for me, I guess.
   12. stanmvp48 Posted: June 03, 2014 at 09:02 AM (#4717896)
And LSU loses two straight at home to U of H. F---g Texas gets to host a super regional. Arggh.

You must be Registered and Logged In to post comments.

 

 

<< Back to main

BBTF Partner

Support BBTF

donate

Thanks to
Dock Ellis on Acid
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogOT: NBC.news: Valve isn’t making one gaming console, but multiple ‘Steam machines’
(980 - 1:29pm, Oct 30)
Last: madvillain

NewsblogOT: Politics, October 2014: Sunshine, Baseball, and Etch A Sketch: How Politicians Use Analogies
(4655 - 1:28pm, Oct 30)
Last: Bitter Mouse

NewsblogMadison Bumgarner, World Series legend - McCovey Chronicles
(62 - 1:27pm, Oct 30)
Last: Greg Pope thinks the Cubs are reeking havoc

NewsblogOT: Monthly NBA Thread - October 2014
(588 - 1:22pm, Oct 30)
Last: vagab0nd (no longer an outl13r)

NewsblogPrimer Dugout (and link of the day) 10-30-2014
(13 - 1:19pm, Oct 30)
Last: JJ1986

NewsblogJoe Maddon is to become Cubs manager, sources say
(98 - 1:19pm, Oct 30)
Last: McCoy

Newsblog2014 WORLD SERIES GAME 7 OMNICHATTER
(1438 - 1:16pm, Oct 30)
Last: Edmundo got dem ol' Kozma blues again mama

Hall of MeritMost Meritorious Player: 1959 Ballot
(11 - 1:05pm, Oct 30)
Last: neilsen

NewsblogHeyman: Pablo Sandoval is on Boston's 3B wish list, but so is Chase Headley
(30 - 1:05pm, Oct 30)
Last: villageidiom

NewsblogSan Francisco Giants at Kansas City Royals - October 29, 2014 | MLB.com Box
(67 - 12:57pm, Oct 30)
Last: snapper (history's 42nd greatest monster)

NewsblogRoad maps to pitching success in Game 7 | FOX Sports
(10 - 12:39pm, Oct 30)
Last: The Chronicles of Reddick

NewsblogVanguard after the Revolution | NBC SportsWorld
(52 - 12:13pm, Oct 30)
Last: McCoy

NewsblogStatcast: Butler chugs home
(1 - 11:38am, Oct 30)
Last: Davo's Favorite Tacos Are Moose Tacos

NewsblogJapan Times: Nakamura belts three-run homer in 10th to put Hawks one win away from Japan Series title
(10 - 11:32am, Oct 30)
Last: RMc is a fine piece of cheese

NewsblogAngell: The World Series is Almost Over
(1 - 9:22am, Oct 30)
Last: sotapop

Page rendered in 0.2307 seconds
53 querie(s) executed