B1G Baseball week 6 top prospect report

Ohio State sophomore outfielder Ronnie Dawson picked up a home run and swiped four bags against Michigan State.

Ohio State sophomore outfielder Ronnie Dawson picked up a home run and swiped four bags against Michigan State.

Burke Granger provides his latest look at how the Big Ten’s top prospect performed over the weekend, the first of conference play. Highlights include 2016 prospect Ronnie Dawson showing a blend of power and speed for Ohio State. Illinois junior left-hander Kevin Duchene continued his dominant season while Illini southpaw closer Tyler Jay was roughed up for the first time this season. A pair of strong senior sign bats in Jackson Glines and Kyle Ruchim carried the torch offensively for Michigan and Northwestern, respectively.

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B1G Baseball weekend preview March 20-22

 

Conference play begins this weekend with five Big Ten series.

Conference play begins this weekend with five Big Ten series.

Conference play is here. With five Big Ten series on tap, here’s the start of the race for a conference championship.

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B1G Baseball week four top prospect review

Tyler Jay's live left-arm picked up two weekend decisions. (Illini Athletics)

Tyler Jay’s lively left arm picked up two weekend decisions. (Illinois Athletics)

A statistical roundup of the performances from the Big Ten’s top prospects.

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B1G Baseball weekend preview March 6-8

Minnesota returns to TD AmeriTrade Park Omaha to take on Creighton.

Minnesota returns to TD AmeriTrade Park Omaha this weekend to take on Creighton.

Can the Big Ten reverse its fortune against ranked teams? Eight more opportunities, highlighted by a Sooner State showdown and Texas-sized tournament, are on deck as the pre-conference season is on the downhill.

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Early March recruiting wrap

Purdue tapped into Chicagoland for its latest commitment.

Purdue tapped into Chicagoland for its latest commitment.

The NCAA Division I baseball contact period began March 1, a period in the recruiting calendar until July 31, with the exception of the Easter weekend, where college coaches can evaluate players, make contact and recruit players off campus.

As coaches take to the road in-between games and practices looking for the the wave of talent, here’s a recap of recent commitments to Big Ten programs.

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