Thursday, September 27, 2012

Fields, times set in Cathedral City for 2013


The Cathedral City Classic, which will now be known as the Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic, has finalized opponents, fields and game times for 2013.

The four participating Mountain West schools -- Colorado State, Nevada, San Diego State and UNLV -- will each play five games against some of the best teams in the country Feb. 21-24.  For the first time in eight seasons, perennial power and MW newcomer Fresno State will not be in the 30+ team field at the country's most high profile tournament.

Here are the MW opponents and field assignments plus game times (all times Pacific) at the Big League Dreams complex in Cathedral City:

Colorado State
Feb. 21 - vs. Georgia, 10:30 am (Yankee)
Feb. 21 - vs. Oregon State, 6 pm (Yankee)
Feb. 22 - vs. Utah, 10:30 am (Pawtucket)
Feb. 23 - vs. Virginia, 5 pm (Des Moines)
Feb. 23 - vs. Syracuse, 7:30 pm (Des Moines)

Nevada
Feb. 22 - vs. Oregon State, 12:30 pm (Des Moines)
Feb. 23 - vs. Long Island, 12:30 pm (Pawtucket)
Feb. 23 - vs. Utah, 3 pm (Pawtucket)
Feb. 24 - vs. UCLA, 11:30 am (Wrigley)
Feb. 24 - vs. UCSB, 2 pm (Pawtucket)

San Diego State
Feb. 21 - vs. Missouri, 5:30 pm (Fenway)
Feb. 21 - vs. Virginia, 8 pm (Fenway)
Feb. 22 - vs. Syracuse, 6 pm (Pawtucket)
Feb. 23 - vs. Ohio State, 12:30 pm (Yankee)
Feb. 24 - vs. Oregon, 2 pm (Wrigley)

UNLV
Feb. 22 - vs. BYU, 1 pm (Pawtucket)
Feb. 22 - vs. LSU, 5:30 pm (Des Moines)
Feb. 23 - vs. Loyola Marymount, 8 pm (Pawtucket)
Feb. 24 - vs. Oregon, 11:30 am (Des Moines)
Feb. 24 - vs. Long Beach St., 2 pm (Des Moines)