College Sports Archive

  • UC Irvine ousts national No. 1 seed Beavers

    Grant Palmer singled home the go-ahead run in the sixth inning and UC Irvine went on to upset No. 1 national seed Oregon State 4-2 on Monday night to win the NCAA Corvallis regional.

    Jun 3 11:56 AM ET

  • NCAA picks sites for baseball super regionals

    The NCAA has announced sites and schedules for this weekend's best-of-three super regionals in the Division I baseball tournament.

    Jun 3 10:36 AM ET

  • Rogers' 4-hitter leads Florida to Game 1 win

    Hannah Rogers threw a four-hitter to help Florida defeat Alabama 5-0 in Game 1 of the best-of-three national championship series Monday night. The Gators (54-12) now are just one win from their first national title.

    Jun 3 8:49 AM ET

  • Unheralded 3 make super regionals

    College of Charleston, Kennesaw State and Pepperdine are heading to super regionals in the NCAA baseball tournament after surprising opening-weekend victories.

    Jun 3 3:17 AM ET

  • East Carolina fires baseball coach Godwin

    Billy Godwin is out after nine seasons as East Carolina's baseball coach.

    Jun 2 4:15 PM ET

  • Florida, Alabama to play for WCWS title

    Hannah Rogers pitched a complete game to help Florida defeat Baylor 6-3 on Sunday and advance to the Women's College World Series national championship best-of-three series.

    Jun 2 10:42 AM ET

  • Hays: Gators, Tide share more than SEC

    The SEC softball opponents who will play for the national title have rediscovered their identities. Alabama has climbed its way back after winning the championship in 2012, and Florida has successfully changed its culture after imploding that same season.

    Jun 1 11:42 PM ET | By Graham Hays

  • In 22 innings, TCU outlasts Sam Houston State

    Boomer White's go-ahead RBI single in the 22nd inning led TCU to a 3-2 victory over Sam Houston State on Saturday night in the second-longest game in NCAA tournament history.

    Jun 1 4:13 PM ET

  • Hays: Crazy comeback sends Baylor to semis

    Baylor completed a comeback for the ages when it trailed Kentucky 7-0 in the bottom of the sixth, eventually winning in the bottom of the eighth to earn a spot in Sunday's WCWS semifinals against Florida.

    Jun 1 10:00 AM ET | By Graham Hays

  • Baylor rally stuns Kentucky at WCWS

    Kaitlyn Thumann doubled and scored on an error in the bottom of the eighth inning as Baylor rallied from a seven-run deficit to stun Kentucky 8-7 on Saturday night in an elimination game in the Women's College World Series.

    Jun 1 9:03 AM ET

  • Hays: Fans flock to softball's signature event

    Attendance for the entire tournament in 1981 -- the first year the NCAA sanctioned a championship -- was 17,740, less than were expected to attend Saturday's two sessions at Hall of Fame Stadium.

    May 31 9:58 PM ET | By Graham Hays

  • Hays: Bases-loaded double play saves Alabama

    In the sixth inning Alabama pitcher Jackie Traina was contemplating a no-hitter. In the seventh she was thinking more about how to get out of a bases-loaded jam.

    May 31 3:37 PM ET | By Graham Hays

  • Hays: SEC's Florida, Alabama semi-tough

    Sunday's semifinals will feature a pair of SEC teams just one win away from the championship series after No. 5 Florida upset No. 1 Oregon 4-0 and No. 2 Alabama beat No. 14 Kentucky 2-0.

    May 31 12:32 PM ET | By Graham Hays

  • Pitchers lift Oregon, UK in WCWS openers

    Sophomore left-hander Cheridan Hawkins threw a one-hitter as top-seeded Oregon beat Florida State 3-0 in the opening round of the Women's College World Series on Thursday.

    May 30 4:39 PM ET

  • Jennie Finch returns to first love

    Jennie Finch took it easy with her triathlon training as she enjoyed the scene at the Women's College World Series, tornado scare aside.

    May 30 3:54 PM ET | By Jennie Finch

  • Hays: Florida's Hannah Rogers just delivers

    Stoic Florida pitcher Hannah Rogers learned to humble herself and trust her stuff. That's a good thing, as evidenced by her three-hit shutout Thursday against Baylor for her 124th career win -- the most out of active players.

    May 30 12:48 PM ET | By Graham Hays

  • Hays: Kentucky's Lauren Cumbess executes

    Kentucky's Lauren Cumbess religiously watched softball on television as a kid. Now she's inspiring the next generation at the plate in the Women's College World Series.

    May 30 12:46 PM ET | By Graham Hays

  • Obama: More research on youth concussions

    President Barack Obama called Thursday for more robust research into youth concussions, saying there remains deep uncertainty over both the scope of the troubling issue and the long-term impacts on young people.

    May 29 6:23 PM ET

  • WCWS stays in OKC through '20, likely longer

    The NCAA will keep its Division I softball championship tournament in Oklahoma City through 2020 and likely will extend the deal through 2035, the NCAA said Thursday.

    May 29 2:01 PM ET

  • HoopGurlz: Jordan Hosey ready, willing to take charge

    HoopGurlz: Jordan Hosey ready to take charge

    She's losing her sidekick Brianna Turner to Notre Dame, but Texas recruit Jordan Hosey, the No. 8 prospect in the 2015 class, is ready to do whatever it takes to lead Manvel (Texas) on its state title defense.

    May 29 10:44 AM ET | By Walter Villa

  • SDSU rallies around Gwynn's bobblehead

    Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn isn't with his San Diego State Aztecs as they head to the NCAA regionals for the second straight season.

    May 28 7:23 PM ET

  • Hays: Alabama's Fichtner dreams big at WCWS

    When Molly Fichtner transferred, Alabama got the catcher it needed and much more. Don't let her size fool you, she plays a big role for the Crimson Tide as a power hitter and sets an example of living, and thriving, with Type 1 diabetes.

    May 28 1:36 PM ET | By Graham Hays

  • Senators sign Buckeyes' McCormick to deal

    The Ottawa Senators have signed Ohio State forward Max McCormick to a two-year entry-level contract.

    May 28 1:02 PM ET

  • SEC tabs Jacksonville to host '16 tournament

    The Southeastern Conference will play its 2016 women's basketball tournament in Jacksonville.

    May 28 12:53 PM ET