Mountain West Baseball Weekly Release
On The MWN: The Mountain West Network, powered by Campus Insiders, will broadcast 12 games over the next week, including all nine Conference games this weekend. All games on the Mountain West Network are available live and on-demand, and free of charge. Click here for a schedule of this week's broadcasts.
Conference Play: MW action continues this week with three series - Nevada at San José State, San Diego State at UNLV and Fresno State at New Mexico. San Diego State and Nevada are currently tied for first place in the standings at 7-2.
Johnny Bench Award Watch List: Fresno State junior Taylor Ward and UNLV senior Erik VanMeetren have been named to the 2015 Johnny Bench Award Watch List. The award recognizes the top amateur catcher in the nation.
Beating the Top 25: Mountain West teams have picked up five wins over teams ranked in the Baseball America and USA Today Top 25 polls this season. Fresno State has two of those wins, beating #6/12 USC 14-7 on March 17 and #21/- California 7-2 on March 25. The other three wins have been against Texas Tech - February 17 by Nevada 18-4; March 13 versus San Diego State 9-0; and March 24 against New Mexico 7-6.
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