TUESDAY MARCH 18 2014 DI GAMES
March 16 NCAA Statistics are on www.spysoftball.org
NFCA National Poll March 18 2014
1. Florida def Central Connecticut St 8-2
4. Tennessee def Middle Tennessee 9-8
6. Michigan VS Bowling Green/ppd
8. Kentucky def Indiana 5-0
10. Florida State
11. Arizona State
12. Baylor def Texas State 2-0
13. South Alabama
15. Texas A&M def Northwestern State 6-3
20. Louisiana Lafayette
22. Oklahoma def Bradley 8-0
25. Notre Dame
Wisconsin 4, Louisville 1. Maryssa Becker starred in 6.2 innings of scoreless relief but the Cardinal had a 4-0 deficit in the top of the 1st. Hit, bases-loaded walk and two errors.WP Darrah. LP Connell.
UCLA 2, Arizona 0. Jessica Hall and Ally Carda combined for a 3-hit shout which helped boost the Bruins to the top rung on the USA Softball rankings, and their first three-game sweep of the Wildcats since 2006. Hall relieved Carda to start the 4th and picked up the win; Carda came back and earned the save, fanning three in the 7th. UofA had runners on in every inning but one, and loaded in the 4th. Carda drove in the first Bruin run. Fowler took the loss.
Texas 3, Iowa 0. Davis pitches one-hit shutout.
TUESDAY MARCH 18 TOP 25 GAMES ANALYSIS
Oklahoma 8, Bradley 0. Stevens, Casey and Pendley combined for a 4-hit shutout. Pendley solo shot; Miller 3-run bomb.
Tennessee 9, MTSU 8. Vols won on Gaffins bases-loaded walk-off single in 7th. Dever 3-run HR in 6th cut Vols lead to 7-5. MTSU took brief lead 8-7 on 2-run hit by Dever, but UT TIE ON aLDRETE hr before Gaffins hit.
OTHER TUESDAY GAMES
Mississippi State 2, Memphis 1
Texas Southern vs Sam Houston State DH
UConn 0, FGCU 7
Villanova vs Temple DH /ppd
Eastern Michigan vs Youngstown StateUtah State swept Utah Valley 8-7, 4-1