For the first time in 25 years we're talking about June baseball with Purdue, and the Season of Firsts can continue Friday night with a win over Valparaiso. that would be Purdue's first ever NCAA Tournament win, as the 1987 team went 0-2 in our only previous appearance. I'll have more on the other three teams int he field later today in a full preview, but here are some links to start the day:
NCAA DIV I POLL - Current - Collegiate Baseball Newspaper
Purdue moves up to No. 16 here.
NCBWA > News > Top 30 Poll
Only a one spot jump to No. 14 this week here.
BaseballAmerica.com: College: Top 25 Rankings: College Top 25: May 28
Purdue is No. 15 in the final baseball America rankings.
D1Baseball.com, Your College Baseball Headquarters
Your home for every bit of scheduling info you need for baseball.
USA TODAY/ESPN Top 25 coaches' baseball poll – USATODAY.com
Purdue finishes No. 14 int he final Coaches poll.
Would Hugh Hefner Be Proud of these NCAA Selections? " College Baseball Today
Kent State over Kentucky is an upset watch game in our regional.
New Alexander Field pictures, as Purdue was able to practice there for the first time Monday.
Boilers Hold First Practice at Alexander Field
On the same day in which it learned who its opposition would be at the NCAA Regional in Gary, Purdue baseball also held its first official team practice at its new stadium, Alexander Field, Monday.
Baseball America | Blog | Baseball America College Blog | Analysis: NCAA Field of 64
The 2011 NCAA Tournament field of 64 is set, and on the whole, the committee did a solid job, including 63 of the 64 teams from our final project
Road to Omaha set | Perfect Game USA
Here is your full college baseball bracket for this year.
Breaking down the NCAA tournament baseball bracket - ESPN
Jeremy Mills breaks down the NCAA tournament bracket, including the winners, losers and best matchups. Best of all, he says the Boilers should make reservations for Omaha.
AL HAMNIK: Local hero E'Twaun Moore hasn't forgotten 'the kids" : The Times of Northwest Indiana
E'Twaun is giving back to East Chicago because he is awesome.
2012 Opponent Preview: Purdue | mgoblog
For each week until the season starts, I will preview one of Michigan's opponents beginning with B1G teams. I'm saving non-conference for last when they will be much more relevant; B1G previews will have the same amount of handwaving now as they will have in August. Purdue Holy crap Quarterbacks.
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