Despite taking two of three from UNLV in a Mountain West regular-season finale baseball series, Fresno State on Saturday, May 19, 2018 missed out of the conference tournament for the first time since 2005.
More so than longtime coach Mike Batesole, the decline of Fresno State baseball can be attributed to a university that hasn't invested in what used to be a marquee program. Bee columnist Marek Warszawski explains why.
To have a chance of qualifying for the Mountain West Conference Baseball Tournament Fresno State has to sweep a regular-season ending series against UNLV at Beiden Field, then get some help from Air Force or San Jose State.
Fresno State basketball coach Justin Hutson has signed his second recruit in 6-foot-7 wing Aguir Agau as the university makes official the hiring of assistant coaches Keith Brown and Tim Shelton, both with San Joaquin Valley ties.
Fresno State baseball coach Mike Batesole, who this season celebrated the 10-year anniversary of the Bulldogs' national title, will receive a contract extension. He is in the fourth year of a five year deal.
Fresno State took two of three from Air Force in a crucial weekend baseball series April 27-29, keeping the Bulldogs in the hunt for a spot in the Mountain West Conference tournament Memorial Day weekend.
Fresno State baseball fell to fifth place in the Mountain West Conference standings after losing 2 of 3 at San Diego State April 20-22. Fresno State faces a critical series against fourth-place Air Force April 27-29 at home.
Fresno State softball took 2 of 3 from visiting San Diego State April 20-22 to keep hold of the Mountain West Conference lead. The first-place Bulldogs next play at second-place Boise State in a series April 27-29.
Fresno State solidified its quarterback position group into the future, taking a commitment from Hunter Raquet from Monterey Peninsula College. Raquet is expected to enroll in January 2019, in time to compete in spring practices.
Fresno State wideout KeeSean Johnson discusses the progress this spring working with quarterback Marcus McMaryion. Johnson last season was on the receiving end of eight of McMaryion's 14 touchdown passes.