- FRIDAY MARCH 28 DI GAMES
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USA Today/NFCA Division I Softball Poll – Week 7 – March 25, 2014
1. UCLA vs Utah
2. Oregon vs Washington/ppd
3. Tennessee def Florida 9-2
4. Florida def by Tennessee 9-2
5. Washington vs Oregon/ppd
6. Michigan def Penn State 6-0/DH 22-0
7. Alabama def LSU 9-1
8. Arizona def by Arizona State 2-1
9. Florida State
10. Kentucky def by Auburn 7-6
11. Arizona State def Arizona 2-1
12. South Alabama
13. Georgia def by Missouri 8-6
14. Baylor def Texas Tech 14-1
15. Minnesota def Illinois 8-3
16. Missouri def Georgia 8-6
17. Texas A&M vs Arkansas/ppd
19. Nebraska def by Northwestern 10-2 (5)
20. Louisiana Lafayette
21. Auburn def Kentucky 7-6
22. Oklahoma def Iowa State 10-0 (5)
23. Northwestern upset Nebraska 10-2 (5)
24. Stanford vs Pacific
25. Notre Dame
TOP 25 GAMES ANALYSIS
Northwestern 10, Nebraska 2 (5) — WP Wood. LP Edwards. Wildcats unleashed a steady barrage of eight hits and ten runs. Allard ignited the Purple with 3-run triple in 2nd.Filler 4 hits, 5 rbi, including 3-run double in 3rd, and 2-run double in 4th. . LeBeau 2-run homer in 4th. Northwestern 19-6; NU 21-11.
Minnesota 8, Illinois 4 — WP Moulton. LP Needham. Gophers out hit the Illini 9-7, but made more of their strokes, scoring 5 runs in the 1st. In the opening frame, Richardson rbi single, Groenewegen 2-run homer; Blanchette solo; Granger solo. Richardson 2-run homer in 5th; LeMay solo shot in 6th, fifth MN dinger. Perkins put Illini on boar with 2-run home in 6t; Evans scored unearned run in 7th. Minnesota 25-4. Illinois 16-11.
Michigan 6, Penn State 0 — WP Wagner 1 Hitter. LP Jones. Wolverines scored 5 in 3rd. Bases loaded, Romero 2-run single; Lawrence rbi single; Romero scored on steal; Susalia rbi; Blanchard rbi groundout in 7th.
Oklahoma 10, Iowa State 5 (5)
— Kady Self 3-3, 2 HRs, 5 rbi — 2-run HR in 3rd, 3-run homer in 4th. Shelby Pendley 4-run homer in 5th. Sooners 19th straight victory over Cyclones.
Auburn 7, Kentucky 6
— Trailing 5-0, Auburn tied game with 5 runs in 4th. UK scored 3 in 1st; in 3rd, Cumbess and Steed homered. Auburn broke tie in 5th; Cooper doubled, Melero homered. Two ou in 7th, Gaines homered for UK, and two Wildcats walked, Jolly hbp loading the bases, but Stokes flied to center.
Missouri 8, Georgia 6
— Hugo and Swafford homered top 1st, 2-0 Georgia. Tigers clawed back with 8-run 3rd including 2 homers by Genovese. Fagan homered, 3 rbi; Randazzo scored on Sykes single; Rother slugged 2-run homer. Georgia scored in 4th but rally emded on double play. Bulldogs pulled close in 6th; Wilson opened with HR; Puailoa doubled in 2 runs. WP Finucane LP Wilkinson
Alabama 9, LSU 1 (6)
— WP Traina LP Corbello. Kloss homered to give LSU brief leaf; Spencer 2-run single in 3rd put Bama on top. After scoring 2 runs in 5th, the Tide hammered out the run-rule with 5 runs in 6th: McCleney homered; Hunt 2-run homer; Spencer went yard; Grantham rbi single ended game.
Tennessee 9, Florida 2
— WP Renfroe LP Rogers. Gators led 1-0 in 3rd when Merritt scored on error. Vols took charge in bottom on Aldrete 3-run homer. Gafin tripled and scored in 4th; Vols added 2 in 5th on Tarango homer; Aldrete provided final margin with 3-run homer in 6th.
Baylor 14, Texas Tech 1 (6)
— WP Canion 12K. LP Aucoin. Baylor was leading 8-1, scored 6 runs in 6th. Cargill and Hosack each hit 2-run homer in 6th.
Arizona State 2, Arizona 1
— WP Escobedo (14-4) 16K. LP Pinon (9-5). Freeman jacked 2-run homer for Sun Devils in bottom 3rd. Goodacre homered for Wildcats in 6th. ASU 31-5. UofA 28-7.
Oklahoma State 0, Kansas 1
Ohio State def by Indiana 11-7
Iowa vs Wisconsin
California vs Oregon State/ppd
Miami Ohio 9, Kent State 2
Ohio U 14, Eastern Michigan 4/DH
Southern Utah 6, Sacramento State 4
Purdue 10, Michigan State 1
— WP Fecho LP Smith. Purdue had 13 hits, including 3 home runs.
Columbia swept Brown, 3-1, 3-0
Kansas 1,Oklahoma State 0
Hawaii 7, UC Riverside 4
Nevada 13, New Mexico 5 (5)/DH Nevada 6-0
Fresno State 6, Utah State 0
UNLV 6, San Jose State 4