NCBWA Division II Top 25 Rankings – March 11

March 11, 2013 Polls

NATIONAL TOP 25

Rank School (#1 Votes) W-L Pts. Prev.
  1. Mount Olive, N.C. (7) 21-2 295 2
  2. Delta State, Miss. (4) 16-3 284 1
  3. Central Missouri 10-1 266 3
  4. Chico State, Calif. (1) 13-3 254 4
  5. West Florida 15-3 242 7 Continue reading

NCBWA Releases March 11th DI Poll – Undefeated North Carolina Top Team For Fourth Week

DALLAS – The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association continues its tradition of NCAA Division I polls for the 16th year with its 2013 weekly surveys. Polls will be circulated from Feb. 18-June 27 (weekly through June 11) following the 67th annual NCAA World Series in Omaha, Neb., at TD Ameritade Park.

North Carolina (four consecutive weeks) and Arkansas (preseason No. 1) have held down the No. 1 position throughout the 2013 surveys. The poll voters come from 44 college baseball writers and related media persons from throughout the nation.

The current poll has representation by 10 different conferences (13 total for the season) among the 298 baseball-playing schools in the 2013 NCAA Division I ranks. The surveys of 2012 had a NCBWA-poll record 22 different DI conferences and independents rated at least one week. For more information or to join the NCBWA, please go to www.ncbwa.com.

Rank-School-2013 Record-Previous Rank
1 North Carolina Atlantic Coast 14-0 1
2 Vanderbilt Southeastern 15-2 2
3 LSU SEC 15-1 3
4 Oregon State Pac-12 15-0 4
5 Florida State ACC 15-0 5 Continue reading

NCBWA Releases Feb. 18 Division I Poll – North Carolina Moves to Number One

DALLAS – North Carolina has moved into the top spot in the latest (Feb. 18) National Collegiate Baseball Writers Division I poll.  The Tar Heels were 2-0 last week and moved up one spot, replacing preseason No. 1 Arkansas.

The NCBWA continues its tradition of NCAA Division I polls with its 2013 preseason predictions and weekly surveys. Weekly polls will continue through June 11, with the final poll following the 67th annual 2013 NCAA World Series in Omaha, Neb., at three-year-old TD Ameritrade Park.  The poll voters come from 51 college baseball writers and related media persons from throughout the nation.

The current poll has representation by seven different conferences among the 298 baseball-playing schools in the 2013 NCAA Division I ranks. The polls of 2012 had a NCBWA-poll record 22 different DI conferences and independents rated at least one week. For more information or to join the NCBWA, please go to www.ncbwa.com.

Current Rank, School Name               Conference                    Record      Last Week  Previous Rank

1         North Carolina         Atlantic Coast                     2-0              2-0              2

2         LSU                         Southeastern                       3-0              3-0              3

3         Arkansas                 Southeastern                       2-1              2-1              1

4         Vanderbilt                Southeastern                       2-1              2-1              4

5         Oregon                    Pacific-12                           3-0              3-0              8 Continue reading