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College Baseball Poll - Collegiate Baseball Newspaper

PRESS RELEASE

For Immediate Release: Monday (Feb. 4, 2002)

STANFORD NO. 1 IN COLLEGIATE BASEBALL NEWSPAPER (www.baseballnews.com) POLL

TUCSON, Ariz. — Stanford University has been ranked No. 1 in the first regular-season NCAA Division I baseball poll of the 2002 season by Collegiate Baseball newspaper.

The Cardinal (2-1) kicked off the season by beating 16th ranked Cal. St. Fullerton two of three. Stanford won the first two games of the series, 7-4 and 17-1 before dropping the finale, 6-3. All three games were played in Stanford, Calif.

With Fullerton's win in the third game of the series, it snapped a 6-game losing streak to the Cardinal dating back to the first meeting between the teams during the 2001 season.

POLL NOTES: Top-ranked Stanford will play a 3-game series against No. 2 Florida St. this weekend in Tallahassee, Fla.…Of the top 30 ranked teams this week, 22 ball clubs have not started their season.

The Collegiate Baseball Newspaper poll is the oldest college baseball poll. Its birth took place during the 1957 college baseball season.

(Top 30 Agate Follows)

Collegiate Baseball Newspaper's

NCAA Div. I Poll (As of Feb. 4, 2002)

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Rank School (Record) Points Previous
  1. Stanford (2-1) 494   1
  2. Florida St. (6-1) 493   2
  3. Tulane (0-0) 491   3
  4. Southern Calif. (0-0) 489   4
  5. Louisiana St. (0-0) 486   5
  6. Clemson (0-0) 484   6
  7. Miami, Fla. (2-1) 478   7
  8. South Carolina (0-0) 477   8
  9. Wichita St. (0-0) 475   9
10. Oklahoma St. (0-0) 472 10
11. Rice (0-0) 466 12
12. Nebraska (0-0) 462 13
13. Mississippi (0-0) 459 14
14. Texas (0-0) 458 15
15. Wake Forest (0-0) 456 16
16. Cal. St. Fullerton (1-2) 453 17
17. Fresno St. (1-2) 452 11
18. Baylor (0-0) 451 18
19. Notre Dame (0-0) 447 19
20. Arizona St. (4-0) 445 20
21. Florida (2-0) 443 21
22. Georgia Tech. (0-0) 441 22
23. Mississippi St. (0-0) 437 23
24. Ohio St. (0-0) 433 24
25. Rutgers (0-0) 430 25
26. Texas Tech. (4-1) 425 26
27. Purdue (0-0) 423 27
28. Ball St. (0-0) 420 28
29. East Carolina (0-0) 416 29
30. Texas A&M (0-0) 413 30

 

"LOUISVILLE SLUGGER'S" NATIONAL PLAYERS OF THE WEEK

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RHP Alex Hart, Florida: Hart threw six innings of no-hit baseball in leading the Gators to a 12-2 victory over Charleston Southern. He set a new school record for most consecutive batters retired to start a game as he set down 15 consecutive batters from the first through sixth innings. An error to lead off the sixth inning ended his streak. The former record was 13 set by Rob Bonanno against Ohio St. during the 1994 season. Hart allowed no hits, no runs and struck out six batters in six innings as he threw 59 total pitches.

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RHP Ryan Schroyer, Arizona St.: Schroyer struck out 11 batters in 6 2/3 innings in a 12-0 win over Southern Utah. He struck out the side in the fourth, fifth and sixth innings. At one point, he fanned 9 of 11 batters he faced.

 

 

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