College Baseball Roundup

This week's College Baseball Roundup takes a look at the Pac-10 Conference as the Arizona State Sun Devils have moved out on top of the standings with the Trojans and the Cardinal nipping at their heels. Also, take a look at an updated version of JJ's "Super Sixteen" national rankings.

Last Week in the Pac-10 :
* at Stanford 2, USC 1
* Arizona 2, at California 1
* Arizona State 2, at UCLA 1
* at Washington 2, Washington State 1
Oregon State 3, Hawaii-Hilo 0
 

Pac-10 Standings :
                      Conf.   GB    Overall

Arizona State          8-4     -     24-13
USC                    6-3    0.5    20-16
Stanford               4-2    1.0    25-8
California             6-6    2.0    23-18
Oregon State           3-3    2.0    22-12
Washington             3-3    2.0    15-17-1
Arizona                5-7    3.0    24-15
UCLA                   2-4    3.0    15-22
Washington State       2-7    4.5    14-20
 

This Week in the Pac-10 :
* Stanford at Washington
* UCLA at Oregon State
* USC at Washington State
* California at Arizona State
UC Riverside at Arizona
 
 

JJ's Super Sixteen
** Records are through Sunday 4-14 **

   Team                  Record  Previous

1. Stanford               25-8      1
            * Cardinal remain at the top after a 3-1 week that includes a series win over USC.

2. Clemson                30-4      2
            * Tigers go 3-2 last week as they spilt two games with Georgia then take 2-of-3 at North Carolina.

3. Rice                   31-8      3
            * Owls drop tough midweek game to Texas, but rebound to sweep Nevada over the weekend.

4. Wake Forest            28-6      4
            * Demon Deacons remain hot with a sweep at Virginia.

5. Houston                27-10     5
            * Cougars with a perfect 4-0 week including weekend sweep of Memphis in which they outscored them 46-10.

6. Alabama                32-5      6
            * Crimson Tide go 4-0 last week which included a sweep at Kentucky over the weekend.

7. Georgia Tech           30-5      7
            * Yellow Jackets go 3-1 last week as they spilt two games with Maryland over the weekend (third game was suspended after a brawl).

8. Texas                  31-10     8
            * Longhorns with an impressive 3-1 week as they beat Rice in a single game and then take 2-of-3 from a tough Oklahoma team.

9. South Carolina         28-8      9
            * Gamecocks with a perfect 4-0 week as they sweep Vanderbilt on the road over the weekend.

10. Florida State         34-11     11
            * Seminoles starting to get hot as they sweep host Miami after taking 2-of-3 from the Hurricanes two weeks ago.

11. Baylor                27-12     12
            * Bears take a break from Big 12 play and go 5-0 including three-game sweep of visiting Texas A&M-Corpus Christi.

12. Mississippi           29-8      16
            * Rebels are on fire as they go 4-1 last week including series win over Auburn over the weekend.

13. Cal State Fullerton   23-12     10
            * Titans brake even at 2-2 as they drop midweek game to USC then take 2-of-3 at Pacific.

14. North Carolina        25-13     15
            * Tar Heels go 3-2 last week with two midweek wins then they drop 2-of-3 to Clemson.

15. Florida               26-12     14
            * Gators with a 2-2 week as they drop single game to Stetson then take 2-of-3 from Tennessee.

16. Wichita State         24-8      NA
            * Shockers back in the poll after a 4-1 week that includes a weekend sweep of Bradley.
 

Dropped Out : Nebraska (23-13, 2-3 last week)
 
 

Inside the "Super Sixteen" :
* With Clemson losing two games last week, Stanford is now the only team in the poll to have not lost more than one game in a week this season.

* Stanford, Clemson, Rice and Wake Forest, are the only teams without a weekend series loss this season.

* Defending champion Miami was swept by Florida State last weekend dropping the Hurricanes to an even 18-18 on the year.

* Stanford and Clemson have been ranked Nos. 1 and 2 respectively every week this season.

* Conference Breakdown : ACC (5 teams), SEC (4), Big 12 (2), Big West (1), Conference USA (1), Missouri Valley (1), Pac-10 (1), WAC (1).


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