College Top 25 Tracker: April 4




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1. VANDERBILT
Last Week: 4-0. Overall: 26-3, 7-2 in SEC. (2-1 vs. Top 25). Weekend Series: 7-0.
Vanderbilt swept a road series at Auburn for the first time ever to remain locked in a three-way tie for first place in the SEC East with South Carolina and Florida. Fr. OF Tony Kemp and So. SS Anthony Gomez combined for eight of Vandy's 20 hits Friday in support of Jr. RHP Sonny Gray (5 IP, 4 H, 2 ER, 3 BB, 4 K). The Kemp/Gomez duo combined for four hits and four RBIs Saturday behind Jr. LHP Grayson Garvin (5.1 IP, 8 H, 2 R, 1 ER, 0 BB, 5 K). Kemp and Gomez continued make the 'Dores go from the top two spots in the lineup Sunday, recording two hits apiece, helping Vanderbilt break a 2-2 tie with four runs in the seventh.
RESULTS
March 29: Tennessee-Martin: W 10-3
April 1-3: @ Auburn: W 11-6, W 11-2, W 6-2
UPCOMING
April 5: Middle Tennessee State
April 8-10: (21) Alabama

2. VIRGINIA
Last Week: 4-0. Overall: 28-2, 11-1 in ACC (5-1 vs. Top 25). Weekend Series: 5-0.
Virginia had quite a week. After Jr. RHP Will Roberts threw the eighth perfect game in Division I history on Tuesday against George Washington, the Cavaliers outscored Virginia Tech 37-8 in a three-game road sweep. UVa. leads the nation in wins and winning percentage (.933) and is off to the best 30-game start in program history. Jr. 3B Steven Proscia (3-for-6, 2 R, 5 RBI) led the offense in Friday's blowout, helping Jr. LHP Danny Hultzen (6 IP, 4 H, 2 ER, 2 BB, 7 K) improve to 6-0, 1.36 with a 78-9 K-BB mark in 46 innings. Proscia had three more hits Saturday, and Sr. OF David Coleman (4-for-5, 2B, HR, 5 RBI) led a 14-hit attack in support of Sr. RHP Tyler Wilson (7 IP, 5 H, 0 R, 2 BB, 10 K). Coleman's two-run double highlighted UVa.'s five-run third Sunday behind Sr. RHP Cody Winiarski (5 IP, 4 H, 0 R).
RESULTS
March 29: George Washington: W 2-0
April 1-3: @ Virginia Tech: W 18-3, W 9-3, W 10-2
UPCOMING
April 5: Radford
April 8-10: @ Georgia Tech

3. SOUTH CAROLINA
Last Week: 4-0. Overall: 22-5, 7-2 in SEC. (4-2 vs. Top 25). Weekend Series: 7-0.
The Gamecocks swept Kentucky to remain tied with Vanderbilt and Florida atop the SEC East standings. Jr. LHP Michael Roth (8 IP, 3 H, 1 ER, 1 BB, 8 K) out-dueled Kentucky ace Alex Meyer (8 IP, 6 H, 3 ER, 5 BB, 8 K) on Friday. So. RHP Colby Holmes (5 IP, 7 H, 2 ER, 0 BB, 4 K) made his first weekend start Saturday and pitched well in a no-decision, and the Gamecocks won it in the 10th when Sr. 3B Adrian Morales (3-for-3) doubled, stole third and scored on a walk-off single by Sr. C Brady Thomas (3-for-5, 2 RBI). Fr. RHP Forrest Koumas (6.1 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 1 BB, 3 K), who spent three days in the hospital earlier in the week for an allergic reaction, picked up the win in the longest outing of his career Sunday.
RESULTS
March 30: The Citadel: W 6-4
April 1-3: Kentucky: W 3-1, W 4-3 (10 innings), W 4-1
UPCOMING
April 5: South Carolina-Upstate
April 7-9: @ Tennessee

4. FLORIDA
Last Week: 3-1. Overall: 24-5, 7-2 in SEC. (5-3 vs. Top 25). Weekend Series: 6-1.
Florida allowed just three runs in a three-game sweep of Tennessee, holding the Volunteers to a .160 average in the series, while the Gators hit .361. So. RHP Hudson Randall moved up to the Friday starter role and threw a complete-game, four-hit shutout on just 74 pitches, becoming the first Gator to throw back-to-back complete games since Tommy Boss in the 2005 postseason, and the first to throw a complete-game shutout since Boss did it in the 2004 postseason. Randall improved to 5-0, 0.54 on the season, and he has not given up an earned run in his last 30.1 innings. So. SS Nolan Fontana (3-for-4, 3B, 6 RBI) led a 13-hit attack Saturday in support of So. LHP/DH Brian Johnson (5.1 IP, 4 H, 2 ER, 1 BB, 5 K). So. 1B Austin Maddox (3-for-3, 2 R, 2 RBI) led the offense Sunday behind Fr. RHP Karsten Whitson (5 IP, 5 H, 0 R, 3 BB, 6 K). So. C Mike Zunino extended his hitting streak to a career-high 17 games, during which he is hitting .426 with 19 runs and 16 RBIs.
RESULTS
March 29: @ (7) Florida State: L 5-2
April 1-3: Tennessee: W 3-0, W 11-2, W 9-1
UPCOMING
April 5: Central Florida
April 8-10: @ Mississippi State

5. ARIZONA STATE
Last Week: 3-0. Overall: 21-6, 5-1 in Pac-10. (5-2 vs. Top 25). Weekend Series: 6-0.
The Sun Devils swept Oregon to remain tied with Cal and UCLA atop the Pac-10 standings. Jr. 1B Zach Wilson's two-run homer tied Friday's game in the fourth, and the Sun Devils scored three more in the fifth to beat Oregon ace Tyler Anderson, as So. RHP Brady Rodgers (7.2 IP, 8 H, 2 ER, 0 BB, 4 K) picked up the win in his return to the Friday starter role. ASU used a balanced 10-hit attack Saturday in support of Jr. RHP Kramer Champlin (8 IP, 5 H, 1 ER, 0 BB, 7 K). Jr. 2B Zack MacPhee (3-for-5, 2 R, 2 RBI, 2B) led a 13-hit attack Sunday behind So. RHP Jake Barrett (7 IP, 4 H, 0 R, 2 BB, 6 K).
RESULTS
April 1-3: Oregon: W 5-2, W 3-1, W 8-0
UPCOMING
April 5: @ (22) Arizona
April 8-10: @ (19) Oregon State

6. TEXAS A&M
Last Week: 3-1. Overall: 22-6, 7-2 in Big 12. (3-2 vs. Top 25). Weekend Series: 6-0.
The Aggies won a road series against Kansas State to remain atop the Big 12 standings, tied with Texas. Jr. DH Matt Juengel's three-run triple highlighted A&M's four-run fifth inning Friday, helping Jr. RHP John Stilson (7 IP, 9 H, 3 ER, 2 BB, 7 K) improve to 2-1, 1.45. So. RHP Michael Wacha (6.2 IP, 9 H, 3 ER, 1 BB, 7 K) was solid in a no-decision Saturday, and Jr. 1B Jacob House delivered a tie-breaking RBI double in the ninth. Fr. OF Krey Bratsen had three hits and two RBIs in defeat Sunday, but Jr. RHP Ross Stripling (4.1 IP, 9 H, 8 ER, 1 BB, 6 K) was knocked around.
RESULTS
March 30: @ Texas-Arlington: W 7-4 (10 innings)
April 1-3: @ Kansas State: W 6-3, W 4-3, L 9-4
UPCOMING
April 5: Houston
April 8-10: @ Texas Tech

7. FLORIDA STATE
Last Week: 3-1. Overall: 21-7, 8-4 in ACC (3-3 vs. Top 25). Weekend Series: 6-1.
One of Florida State's impressive streaks came to an end in its series win at Maryland, but another continued. The Seminoles extended their winning streak against the Terrapins to 40 games with Friday's win, led by Jr. LHP Sean Gilmartin (6 IP, 3 H, 0 R, 3 BB, 9 K). That streak ended Saturday, as FSU mustered just three hits and So. RHP Scott Sitz (4 IP, 5 H, 3 ER) lost for the second straight Saturday. It was Maryland's first win against Florida State since 1998, and its first in College Park since 1993. But FSU bounced back to win its 25th consecutive Sunday game, as the 'Noles rapped out 13 hits in support of Jr. RHP Gary Merians (5 IP, 6 H, 2 ER).
RESULTS
March 29: (4) Florida: W 5-2
April 1-3: @ Maryland: W 6-0, L 5-0, W 12-3
UPCOMING
April 5: North Georgia
April 6: Valdosta (Ga.) State
April 8-10: (16) North Carolina

8. TEXAS
Last Week: 4-0. Overall: 21-7, 7-2 in Big 12 (2-1 vs. Top 25). Weekend Series: 6-1.
The Longhorns swept Missouri to move into a tie with Texas A&M atop the Big 12 standings. Jr. DH Lucas Kephart's two-run single highlighted Texas' four-run fifth inning Friday in support of Jr. RHP Taylor Jungmann (6 IP, 4 H, 4 R, 3 ER, 3 BB, 3 K). Kephart (2-for-4, 2B, 5 RBI) led the offense again Saturday behind So. LHP Hoby Milner (6.1 IP, 3 H, 2 ER). Jr. 2B Jordan Etier (3-for-4, 2 R, 3 RBI, 2B, 3B) led a 12-hit attack Sunday, helping Sr. RHP Cole Green (8 IP, 4 H, 1 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 7 K) improve to 2-2, 3.27.
RESULTS
March 29: Oral Roberts: W 2-1
April 1-3: Missouri: W 5-4, W 5-2, W 10-1
UPCOMING
April 5: @ Texas A&M-Corpus Christi
April 8-10: @/@/vs. Baylor

9. FRESNO STATE
Last Week: 2-1. Overall: 20-3, 0-0 in WAC (0-0 vs. Top 25). Weekend Series: 6-0.
The Bulldogs ran their winning streak to nine games before losing Sunday's series finale to San Francisco. Fresno broke a 3-3 tie with two runs in the sixth Friday to help Sr. RHP Greg Gonzalez (6.1 IP, 9 H, 3 ER, 1 BB, 7 K) improve to 6-0, 1.36. Fresno came from behind with two in the ninth Saturday, as Sr. 1B Jordan Ribera drew a game-tying, bases-loaded walk and Jr. OF Dusty Robinson followed with a walk-off RBI single. Ribera had three hits in defeat Sunday, but USF scored three in the fourth against Jr. LHP Tom Harlan (3.1 IP, 4 ER) and held off Fresno's comeback bid.
RESULTS
April 1-3: San Francisco: W 5-3, W 4-3, L 4-3
UPCOMING
April 8-10: @ San Jose State

10. OKLAHOMA
Last Week: 3-0. Overall: 22-6, 5-3 in Big 12. (2-4 vs. Top 25). Weekend Series: 4-1-1.
Oklahoma has rebounded from a 2-6 rough patch in mid-March, winning its last four games by a score of 50-10, including a big sweep of Texas Tech. Sr. RHP Michael Rocha (9 IP, 3 H, 1 ER, 1 BB, 5 K) threw his second complete game of the season in Friday's win, improving to 7-0, 0.97. Jr. OF Cody Reine (2-for-3, 2 RBI) led a balanced 13-hit attack Saturday. Jr. 3B Garrett Buechele (3-for-4, 3 RBI) hit his Big 12-leading seventh homer and extended his hitting streak to 10 games Sunday, and Jr. RHP Burch Smith struck out a career-high 12 over five solid innings. Fr. 2B Drew Dahlberg made his first three career starts and went 4-for-8 on the weekend.
RESULTS
March 29: @ Arkansas: CCD
April 1-3: Texas Tech: W 10-1, W 11-1, W 8-5
UPCOMING
April 5: (23) Oklahoma State
April 8-10: @ Kansas State

11. STANFORD
Last Week: 3-1. Overall: 13-7, 2-1 in Pac-10 (5-5 vs. Top 25). Weekend Series: 3-2.
Fr. 2B Lonnie Kauppila (15-for-20, 8 R, 3 2B, 3B) posted a blistering week, raising his batting average from .196 to .364 and helping lead Stanford to a road series win against Washington State. So. RHP Mark Appel (7 IP, 5 H, 2 ER, 3 BB, 7 K) pitched well in a no-decision Friday, but the bullpen blew an 8-2 lead, allowing the Cougars to storm back with eight runs in the eighth. Seven Cardinal starters posted multi-hit games in Saturday's blowout, led by freshmen Kauppila (6-for-6, 3 R, 4 RBI), Brian Ragira (3-for-6, HR, 7 RBI) and Austin Wilson (4-for-6, HR, 4 RBI). After failing to get out of the first inning a week earlier, So. RHP Dean McArdle (6.2 IP, 4 H, 3 R, 0 ER, 3 BB, 6 K) rebounded Sunday to improve to 4-0, as the Cardinal overcame four errors. Coach Mark Marquess became the ninth coach to reach the 1,400-win plateau in that one.
RESULTS
March 29: St. Mary's: W 16-14
April 1-3: @ Washington State: L 10-8, W 22-3, W 4-3
UPCOMING
April 5: San Jose State
April 8-10: @ Southern California

12. CAL STATE FULLERTON
Last Week: 4-0. Overall: 20-8, 3-0 in Big West. (4-6 vs. Top 25). Weekend Series: 6-1.
Fullerton swept a road series at UC Davis to run its winning streak to eight games, and its winning streak against the Aggies to 10. Jr. 3B Joe Terry (4-for-4, 2B, 3B, 2 R, RBI) spearheaded a 16-hit barrage Friday in support of Jr. RHP Jake Floethe (8 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 2 BB, 6 K). Jr. 1B/LHP Nick Ramirez broke a scoreless tie with a sacrifice fly in the eighth and homered in a six-run ninth Saturday, as Jr. RHP Noe Ramirez (5 IP, 5 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 6 K) and three relievers combined on another shutout. Nick Ramirez had three more hits and picked up his sixth save Sunday, and Jr. RHP/OF Tyler Pill (7 IP, 6 H, 2 ER, 1 BB, 11 K) improved to 4-0.
RESULTS
March 29: (23) UCLA: W 5-3
April 1-3: @ UC Davis: W 14-0, W 7-0, W 4-2
UPCOMING
April 5: Pepperdine
April 8-10: UC Irvine

13. CALIFORNIA
Last Week: 3-1. Overall: 19-6, 5-1 in Pac-10 (1-3 vs. Top 25). Weekend Series: 4-0.
Cal won a series against USC and is tied with Arizona State and UCLA atop the Pac-10 standings. The Golden Bears have won 13 of its last 15 games. All-American Ricky Oropesa homered twice and drove in five Friday to power the Trojans to an upset win. Cal jumped out to a 6-0 lead in the first inning Saturday, and So. LHP Justin Jones (9 IP, 7 H, 2 R, 1 ER, 1 BB, 12 K) made it stand up. Jr. C Chadd Krist (2-for-5, 2 R, 3 RBI) hit his first homer of the year Sunday.
RESULTS
March 29: @ San Francisco: W 4-0
April 1-3: Southern California: L 10-6, W 9-2, W 9-6
UPCOMING
April 5: Pacific
April 8-10: @ (22) Arizona

14. GEORGIA TECH
Last Week: 2-2. Overall: 23-6, 11-1 in ACC (2-1 vs. Top 25). Weekend Series: 7-0.
The Yellow Jackets won a road series at Duke, their 10th straight series victory dating back to last May 9. Tech rapped out 15 hits Friday in support of Jr. RHP Mark Pope (9 IP, 4 H, 2 R, 1 ER, 3 BB, 7 K), who threw his third complete game of the season and picked up his ACC-leading seventh win. Jr. LHP Jed Bradley (6 IP, 7 H, 3 R, 2 ER, 2 BB, 8 K) was solid in a no-decision Saturday, but the Blue Devils broke a 3-3 tie with an unearned run in the seventh to hand Tech its first conference loss. Fr. SS Jacob Esch and Jr. 3B/1B Matt Skole had four hits apiece and combined for five RBIs Sunday, helping So. RHP Buck Farmer (5 IP, 7 H, 3 R, 2 ER) improve to 5-1.
RESULTS
March 29: Mercer: L 4-2
April 1-3: @ Duke: W 9-2, L 4-3, W 11-5
UPCOMING
April 5: @ Kennesaw State
April 8-10: (2) Virginia

15. TEXAS CHRISTIAN
Last Week: 3-1. Overall: 18-9, 5-1 in MWC. (2-2 vs. Top 25). Weekend Series: 6-1.
The Horned Frogs swept a series against Air Force, their second sweep of the season. Jr. RHP Kyle Winkler (7 IP, 4 H, 1 ER, 1 BB, 15 K) set a career high in strikeouts Friday, improving to 5-1, 1.05 with 61 strikeouts and seven walks in 51 innings. So. LHP Matt Purke (8 IP, 6 H, 2 R, 1 ER, 3 BB, 6 K) was strong in a no-decision Saturday, and the Frogs came from behind with two runs in the ninth. Jr. SS Taylor Featherston (4-for-5, 3 R) led a 16-hit attack Sunday in support of Sr. RHP Steven Maxwell (7 IP, 3 H, 1 ER, 1 BB, 4 K).
RESULTS
March 30: Stephen F. Austin State: L 4-3
April 1-3: Air Force: W 10-2, W 3-2, W 10-5
UPCOMING
April 5-6: Texas-Pan American
April 8-10: New Mexico

16. NORTH CAROLINA
Last Week: 3-1. Overall: 26-4, 10-2 in ACC (1-0 vs. Top 25). Weekend Series: 5-1.
North Carolina swept a home series against Clemson for the first time since 1990 to equal the best 30-game start in school history. The Tar Heels have swept three straight ACC series, just the third time since the ACC expanded to three-game series in 1990 that they have done so. UNC broke open a 5-3 game with six runs in the sixth Friday, highlighted by Jr. OF Seth Baldwin's two-run single, helping Sr. RHP Patrick Johnson (7 IP, 4 H, 4 BB, 11 K) improve to 6-0. Fr. LHP Kent Emanuel (6.1 IP, 8 H, 2 R, 1 ER, 2 BB, 6 K) was solid in a no-decision Saturday, and the Tar Heels broke a 5-5 tie with four runs in the eighth, highlighted by Fr. 3B Colin Moran's two-run single. Moran came up big again Sunday, going 2-for-4 with two RBIs and delivering a tie-breaking, walk-off RBI single in the ninth. So. RHP Chris Munnelly (5 IP, 7 H, 2 ER) moved back into the weekend rotation and pitched well in a no-decision.
RESULTS
March 29: @ Charlotte: L 4-3
April 1-3: Clemson: W 13-3, W 9-5, W 5-4
UPCOMING
April 5: Winthrop
April 8-10: @ (7) Florida State

17. LOUISIANA STATE
Last Week: 3-1. Overall: 20-8, 3-6 in SEC (3-3 vs. Top 25). Weekend Series: 5-2.
After losing their first two conference series, the Tigers rebounded with a series win against Ole Miss. Jr. OF Mikie Mahtook (4-for-4, 2 HR, 3 RBI) powered the offense Friday in support of Fr. RHP Kurt McCune (7 IP, 6 H, 3 ER, 4 BB, 7 K), who improved to 5-0. Fr. RHP Kevin Gausman (2.1 IP, 6 H, 6 ER) was hammered for the second straight week in Saturday's loss. Mahtook (2-for-3, 2 R, 2 RBI, 3B) had another strong game Sunday behind Sr. RHP Ben Alsup (8 IP, 8 H, 2 ER, 2 BB, 4 K). Mahtook is hitting .404/.496/.828 with 10 homers and 32 RBIs through 99 at-bats, and he has more walks (17) than strikeouts (16).
RESULTS
March 30: McNeese State: W 6-0
April 1-3: Mississippi: W 7-6, L 16-3, W 8-2
UPCOMING
April 5: @ Tulane
April 8-10: @ Arkansas

18. SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI
Last Week: 4-0. Overall: 22-5, 5-1 in CUSA (4-1 vs. Top 25). Weekend Series: 4-1-1.
A week after Central Florida won a road series at Rice, Southern Miss went to UCF and swept the Knights. Sr. RHP Todd McInnis (6.1 IP, 8 H, 2 ER, 1 BB, 4 K) was solid in a no-decision Friday, and Sr. DH Marc Bourgeois hit a tie-breaking three-run homer in the ninth to win it. Bourgeois (5-for-5, 3 R, 3 RBI, HR, 3B) had another huge game Saturday in support of So. RHP Geoffrey Thomas (8 IP, 6 H, 2 ER, 1 BB, 5 K). Bourgeois (2-for-3, 3 RBI) led the offense once again Sunday, helping Jr. RHP Jonathan Thompson (6 IP, 4 H, 1 ER) improve to 3-0.
RESULTS
March 30: Mississippi: W 4-3 (10 innings)
April 1-3: @ Central Florida: W 6-5, W 13-2, W 5-2
UPCOMING
April 5: vs. Mississippi State @ Pearl, Miss.
April 8-10: @ Memphis

19. OREGON STATE
Last Week: 2-1. Overall: 20-7, 2-1 in Pac-10. (3-1 vs. Top 25). Weekend Series: 4-0.
The Beavers were massacred Friday at Arizona but rebounded to win the series. Oregon State committed five errors Friday, leading to six unearned runs against Jr. RHP Sam Gaviglio (5 IP, 8 H, 10 R, 4 ER), who fell to 5-1. So. OF Ryan Barnes and Jr. SS Ryan Dunn each hit three-run homers Saturday in support of Jr. LHP Josh Osich (7 IP, 7 H, 3 ER). The Beavers broke open Sunday's game with five runs in the second, and Fr. LHP Ben Wetzler (6 IP, 7 H, 3 ER) kept the Wildcats at bay.
RESULTS
April 1-3: @ (18) Arizona: L 18-0, W 10-4, W 8-4
UPCOMING
April 5: @ Portland
April 8-10: (5) Arizona State

20. TROY
Last Week: 3-1. Overall: 22-5, 8-1 in Sun Belt (0-0 vs. Top 25). Weekend Series: 7-0.
The Trojans swept a hard-fought road series against Arkansas State to build a two-game lead atop the Sun Belt. Jr. 3B Tyler Hannah doubled and scored in the sixth Friday to give Jr. RHP Tyler Ray (8.2 IP, 6 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 4 K) all the support he would need. Sr. 2B T.J. Rivera (4-for-4, RBI) drove in the eventual game-winning run in the eighth inning Saturday, helping Sr. RHP Drew Hull (7.1 IP, 2 H, 1 ER, 5 BB, 7 K) improve to 4-0. Hannah drove in the go-ahead run in the ninth inning Sunday, as Troy survived an ugly game that featured eight errors and winds gusting at 50 mph.
RESULTS
March 29: @ Auburn: L 6-1
April 1-3: @ Arkansas State: W 1-0, W 2-1, W 5-3
UPCOMING
April 5: Auburn
April 8-10: Florida International

21. ALABAMA
Last Week: 3-2. Overall: 21-9, 7-2 in SEC (0-0 vs. Top 25). Weekend Series: 6-0.
The Crimson Tide won its third straight conference series to remain atop the SEC West standings, and hand Arkansas its third straight series loss. Fr. 1B Austen Smith (2-for-4, 3B, 4 RBI) led Alabama's offense Friday in support of Sr. RHP Nathan Kilcrease (7 IP, 6 H, 2 ER, 2 BB, 7 K). Jr. LHP Adam Morgan (8 IP, 6 H, 2 ER, 2 BB, 7 K) improved to 4-1 in Saturday's win, as the Tide handed Arkansas ace D.J. Baxendale his first loss of the season. Alabama mustered just three hits Sunday in support of So. RHP Tucker Hawley (6 IP, 8 H, 4 ER, 1 BB, 6 K).
RESULTS
March 29: @ Alabama-Birmingham: L 5-1
March 30: South Alabama: W 4-3
April 1-3: Arkansas: W 5-3, W 5-3, L 4-3
UPCOMING
April 5: Samford
April 8-10: @ (1) Vanderbilt

22. ARIZONA
Last Week: 3-2. Overall: 20-9, 2-4 in Pac-10 (3-5 vs. Top 25). Weekend Series: 5-2.
Arizona obliterated Oregon State in Friday's opener but lost the next two games to drop its second straight conference series. Jr. C Jett Bandy (3-for-6, 3 R, 6 RBI) led an 18-hit attack Friday in support of So. RHP Kurt Heyer (9 IP, 5 H, 0 R, 2 BB, 9 K). Arizona led 3-0 through four innings Saturday, but Oregon State stormed back against Jr. RHP Kyle Simon (5.2 IP, 7 H, 5 ER), who took his second straight loss. So. LHP Tyler Hale (2.2 IP, 10 H, 7 ER) was hit hard Sunday.
RESULTS
March 29-30: New Mexico: W 12-3, W 10-9
April 1-3: (23) Oregon State: W 18-0, L 10-4, L 8-4
UPCOMING
April 5: (5) Arizona State
April 8-10: (13) California

23. OKLAHOMA STATE
Last Week: 3-1. Overall: 21-7, 5-4 in Big 12. (2-1 vs. Top 25). Weekend Series: 5-1.
The Cowboys followed up their series win against Texas by taking two of three on the road against Nebraska. After winning eight conference games all of last season, Oklahoma State already has five of them in 2011. Sr. 2B Davis Duren (8-for-13, 3 R, 8 RBI, 2 HR, 2B) had a big weekend to lead the OSU offense. Jr. 3B Mark Ginther (4-for-5, 3 R, 2 2B) led the offense Friday, and So. RHP Randy McCurry (4 IP, 2 H, 1 ER, 1 BB, 7 K) was strong in relief of Sr. LHP Mike Strong (5 IP, 7 H, 6 ER). Ginther (2-for-5, 2B, 3 RBI) and Duren (3-for-4, 4 RBI) led the offense again Saturday in support of Sr. RHP Brad Propst (7 IP, 3 H, 0 R, 1 BB, 5 K). Duren had three more hits in Sunday's loss, as the Huskers broke a 4-4 tie with two runs in the eighth against McCurry.
RESULTS
March 29: Oklahoma Wesleyan: W 6-1
April 1-3: @ Nebraska: W 12-7, W 10-0, L 6-4
UPCOMING
April 5: @ (10) Oklahoma
April 8-10: Missouri

24. UCLA
Last Week: 3-1. Overall: 14-9, 5-1 in Pac-10. (0-1 vs. Top 25). Weekend Series: 3-2-1.
UCLA swept Washington to remain tied with Arizona State and Cal atop the Pac-10 standings. The Bruins have won 11 straight against the Huskies. UCLA got characteristically dominant pitching performances from Jr. RHPs Gerrit Cole (9 IP, 5 H, 1 ER, 2 BB, 10 K) and Trevor Bauer (8 IP, 6 H, 3 ER, 2 BB, 10 K) plus Fr. RHP Adam Plutko (7 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 2 BB, 6 K). The Bruins have held opponents to five or fewer hits in 13 of their 23 games this season, including twice this weekend. So. OF Cody Keefer led the offense with five hits over the first two games of the series, and So. 3B Cody Regis hit a walk-off RBI double in the ninth Sunday.
RESULTS
March 29: @ (12) Cal State Fullerton: L 5-3
April 1-3: Washington: W 5-3, W 3-2, W 3-2
UPCOMING
April 5: @ UC Riverside
April 8-10: @ Washington State

25. STETSON
Last Week: 2-2. Overall: 22-7, 9-3 in A-Sun (1-0 vs. Top 25). Weekend Series: 6-0.
The Hatters lost three straight games before bouncing back to sweep Saturday's doubleheader at South Carolina-Upstate. The Hatters were shut out on nine hits Friday, as they stranded 13 runners. Jr. 3B Ben Carhart (2-for-4, 3 RBI) led the offense in the first game of Saturday's doubleheader behind So. RHP Kurt Schluter (5 IP, 6 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 4 K). Carhart (2-for-3) was one of four Hatters to post multi-hit games in the nightcap in support of Jr. RHP Tucker Donahue (6 IP, 6 H, 3 ER).
RESULTS
March 29-30: @/vs. Central Florida: L 8-2, PPD
April 1-2: @ South Carolina-Upstate: L 6-0, W 9-2, W 10-4
UPCOMING
April 8-10: Kennesaw State

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BAYLOR (19)
Last Week: 1-4. Overall: 17-12, 4-5 in Big 12 (1-1 vs. Top 25). Weekend Series: 4-2.
Baylor lost four straight games before salvaging Sunday's finale at Kansas. The Bears managed just three hits Friday, as Jr. RHP Logan Verrett (6.2 IP, 10 H, 4 R, 3 ER, 2 BB, 4 K) fell to 3-2 on the year. Kansas broke a 3-3 tie in the ninth Saturday when Sr. RHP Jon Ringenberg walked in the winning run, capping a rally that included a hit batsman, a wild pitch and three walks. So. OF Cal Towey (3-for-4, 3 RBI) led the Baylor offense Sunday in support of Jr. RHP Trent Blank (6 IP, 7 H, 3 ER).
RESULTS
March 29: Texas-San Antonio: L 4-2
March 30: Lamar: L 7-3
April 1-3: @ Kansas: L 6-2, L 4-3, W 12-4
UPCOMING
April 5: @ Sam Houston State
April 8-10: vs./vs./@ (8) Texas