All nine teams opened the 2018 season on Friday.
Mercer's Robert Broom, Nick Spear and Samford's Wyatt Burns were named to the NCBWA Stopper of the Year Preseason Watch List on Monday.
Mercer was selected to win the 2018 baseball regular-season championship by the media, while the Bears and UNCG both received 58 votes in the coaches' poll
The 2018 preseason baseball All-Conference team was announced on Thursday.
Mercer catcher JT Thomas was named to the NCBWA Preseason All-American First Team on Monday.
Bears' catcher earned first-team nod
Twenty-three league programs honored
Mercer, UNCG and Samford recognized
Comes to the Bucs from Stony Brook
Record 2,100 student-athletes earn recognition for academic achievements