Author: Michael Coker

Michael Coker covers collegiate baseball writer and contemporary reporter for Black College Nines. Member National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA). Previously at Black College Baseball and College Baseball. Voter For The NCBWA NCAA Division I baseball Top 30 and Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) baseball large and small school Top 10 polls. Has over eighteen years of covering collegiate baseball. Big supporter of HBCU baseball programs. Played baseball three years under coach Jeffery Lee Jr., Edward Waters College. Attended Oakton College, Wilberforce University (HBCU) proud graduate of Edward Waters College 1990 (HBCU), University of Miami School of Law. Will complete Masters of Law - Thomas Jefferson School of Law. Political contributor and conservative blogger, founder Secondopinionpundits - Political Web Magazine. Christian. Resides in South Florida.

HBCU 2016 Baseball Weekend Preview Conference and Non-Conference Games: February 12-14

As a rule of thumb, home games are huge in Historically Black College and University (HBCU) baseball and that’s true whether it’s a non-conference or a conference match-up. That said, scheduling a mid-week non-conference opponent helps strengthen schedules and builds…

Who’s Hot, Who’s Not In HBCU Baseball

Two weeks into the Historically Black College and University (HBCU) baseball season, let’s take a look at which teams have started the 2016 season on a hot streak and which teams that have started slow. After giving up 5 runs…

A Slew of HBCU Games Scheduled For This Weekend

NCAA DIvision I ballplayers are still “chomping at the bit” to get the 2016 college baseball season underway.  But at many smaller division schools, including those among the ballplaying HBCUs, baseball is in full swing this weekend. With the season underway, the…

No. 8 Talladega Opens 2016 College Baseball Season Triumphant

Talladega College twice defeated Concordia College (Selma) at home to start its 2016 baseball season yesterday. Talladega won the first game 9-3 then finished off the Hornets in game two, 15-2. Talladega (2-0), the No. 8th ranked team in Black…

Three HBCU Programs Open 2016 College Baseball Season Victorious

Clark Atlanta University, Concordia College (Selma) and Paine College baseball teams played their respective 2016 season openers as all three Historically Black College and University (HBCU) baseball teams split with their opponents to start the college baseball season. Concordia College…

HBCU 2016 Baseball Opening Day

HBCU baseball opening weekend is scheduled for Saturday, January 30, 2016. Plenty of good programs will be in action opening day with five scheduled games highlighting many key storylines. Can Clark Atlanta University spoil a Concordia College (AL) triumphant home opener? Will…

Is Norfolk State’s Matt Outman For Real?

Heading into his twelfth season as head coach of the Norfolk State University baseball program, Claudell Clark has done a good job of turning tools into skills. One such project has been Matt Outman, the Spartans pitching ace who had…