Odds & Ends: June 30, 2015

Here’s the latest on what’s been happening around Maryland baseball:

All eight Terps in the 2015 draft class have officially signed with their respective teams, with seven of them having already debuted in the Minor Leagues.

To read more about how they’re doing and where they are, take a look at MBN’s Terps in the Pros page.

Brandon Lowe was the final member of the draft class to sign, and did so on Thursday at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, FL:

LaMonte Wade is off to the best start of the 2015 class. Take a look at his impressive statistics so far.

With the college baseball season officially coming to an end last week, the final polls were revealed. For the second straight year, Maryland finished top-15 in the country:

Testudo Times: Terps finish 14th in final poll

Coaching Carousel

John Szefc is staying at Maryland for a fourth season, after many experts named him as a prime candidate to fill the coaching vacancy at Clemson. Clemson instead hired Monte Lee, who led the College of Charleston to the NCAA Tournament in 2015.

Northwestern baseball hired Spencer Allen to succeed long-time head coach Paul Stevens, who served on the staff in Evanston for the past 31 years. Learn more about Coach Allen in this article by Alex Putterman of The Daily Northwestern:

Northwestern hires Illinois’ Spencer Allen as next coach

On a lighter note, Coach Szefc and his wife got a chance to meet country singer Easton Corbin on Monday:

Be sure to return to MBN periodically throughout the summer for everything regarding Terps baseball.

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