Feb. 13, 2008
LOS ANGELES - UCLA head baseball coach John Savage will appear live on ESPN Radio 710 AM with radio personality Brian Long on Thursday, Feb. 14, at 7:30 p.m.
Savage and the Bruins have been selected third in the Pac-10 preseason baseball coaches' poll. Ranked No. 1 in Baseball America's preseason top-25 poll, the Bruins return seven starting position players and two weekend starters from their 2007 lineup.
UCLA's fourth-year head baseball coach has led the Bruins to consecutive appearances at the NCAA Regionals. Last season, UCLA advanced to the NCAA Super Regionals for the first time since 2000.
The UCLA baseball program will host its annual Alumni Game on Saturday, Feb. 16, at the newly-renovated Jackie Robinson Stadium. Admission to Saturday's Alumni Game is free to the public.
The Bruins open their regular season with a three-game home series against Oklahoma beginning Friday, Feb. 22.