Dover, Del. (May 25, 2012) --- The Delaware State University baseball team's all-time NCAA Division I record for being by pitches has attracted the attention of Sports Illustrated.

An item in the SI Vault section of the latest addition (May 28, 2012) of Sports Illustrated ( focuses on the Hornets' NCAA record 152 hit-by-pitch during the 2012 season, eclipsing the previous record of 133.

In addition, Delaware State senior Scott Davis tied the all-time NCAA record of 37 hit by pitches this season.

The Hornets finished the 2012 season with a 40-17-1 overall record, matching the team record for wins in a season (40-19 in 2002). DSU captured the 2012 MEAC North Championship and reached the title game of the league tournament for the first since 2004.    

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