Baseball News
  • Patriots in the Pro's: Cody Brown to Mariners, Williams joins Utica Unicorns

    Friday, July 20, 2018

    Patriots in the Pro's: Cody Brown to Mariners, Williams joins Utica Unicorns

    A pair of former Patriots progressed in their professional baseball careers this week. Cody Brown signed with the Seattle Mariners while Danny Williams moves to the Utica Unicorns.

  • Grafton named Head Coach at University of Dallas

    Wednesday, July 18, 2018

    Grafton named Head Coach at University of Dallas

    UT Tyler Assistant Baseball Coach Erik Grafton will take the Head Coaching position at University of Dallas

  • AWARD: Porche named National Coach of the Year

    Tuesday, July 3, 2018

    AWARD: Porche named National Coach of the Year

    UT Tyler baseball coach Brent Porche has been named the ABCA/Diamond NCAA Division III National Coach of the Year after leading the Patriots to the NCAA DIII National Championship. Porche is the first coach to earn the award in program history and is joined by Pat Casey (Oregon State, DI), Tim Huber (Augustana, DII), Adrian Dinkel (Southeastern, NAIA), Jeff Johnson (Chipola, NJCAA DI), Jeff Willis (LSU Eunice, NJCAA DII) and Bill Fratto (Oakton, NJCAA DIII) as collegiate coaches of the year by the coaching association.

  • Porche earns ABCA/Diamond West Region Coach of the Year

    Monday, July 2, 2018

    Porche earns ABCA/Diamond West Region Coach of the Year

    Brent Porche has been named the ABCA/Diamond NCAA Division III West Region Coach of the Year after leading UT Tyler to the NCAA DIII National Championship this season.

  • AWARD: Bishop earns ABCA/Rawlings Gold Glove

    Thursday, June 21, 2018

    AWARD: Bishop earns ABCA/Rawlings Gold Glove

    UT Tyler senior Alex Bishop has been awarded the ABCA/Rawlings Gold Glove at first base after a season where he had 500 putouts, 23 assists and a .998 fielding percentage for the 2018 NCAA Division III National Champions. Bishop completed his career as the all-time UT Tyler leader with 1,137 putouts and 98 double plays turned, while his 500 putouts and 45 double plays turned in 2018 are both new single-season records.

  • PRO UPDATE: Williams blasts 16 homers to start career, Brown strikes out 10 in last start

    Wednesday, June 20, 2018

    PRO UPDATE: Williams blasts 16 homers to start career, Brown strikes out 10 in last start

    Former UT Tyler baseball All-American Daniel Williams has signed to play with the Salina Stockade in the Canadian American Association of Professional Baseball after starting his professional career this summer by leading the Pecos League with 16 home runs for the Garden City Wind. While Williams continues to rake at the plate in his first year as a pro, his former Patriot teammate Cody Brown is coming off a 10-strikeout performance last week for the Utica Unicorns in his seventh start of his second professional season in Michigan.

  • AWARD: Bishop earns Distinguished Scholar-Athlete

    Friday, June 8, 2018

    AWARD: Bishop earns Distinguished Scholar-Athlete

    UT Tyler senior Alex Bishop is one of 11 student-athletes from six different member universities who headline the 2018 American Southwest Conference Winter-Spring Distinguished Scholar-Athlete Teams, the league office announced on Friday.

  • CHAMPIONS TERRITORY: 2017-18 Year-In-Review

    Wednesday, June 6, 2018

    CHAMPIONS TERRITORY: 2017-18 Year-In-Review

    An NCAA national baseball championship, 11 All-America selections, three regional team titles, eight NCAA tournament appearances, 11 American Southwest Conference championships and an .803 winning percentage on campus are just a few of the UT Tyler highlights from the 2017-18 athletic seasons. An athletic program with 17 sports, the Patriots combined to boast a 198-66-1 overall record in team sports and also won five golf tournaments, three cross country meets and one track & field team title at the ASC meet. At home, UT Tyler teams were 86-21-1 and also hosted two cross country meets, two golf tournaments and two track & field meets.