4-1-2012 Top 25 Week in Review

ESPN.com/USA Softball Collegiate Top 25 Poll

HOW THE TOP 25 FARED

Week 8 – March 26 – April 1, 2012

 

1.        California (33-1 , 6-0 Pac-12)

3/28       Sacramento State            W, 8-0 (5)

3/30       No. 3 Washington            W, 2-1

4/1         No. 3 Washington            W, 5-3

                No. 3 Washington            W, 6-4

                Last Week

3/20       Princeton                            W, 8-0 (5)

3/23       @ No. 9 Stanford             W, 9-0

3/24       @ No. 9 Stanford             W, 4-3

3/25       @ No. 9 Stanford             W, 8-0  

 

2.        Alabama ( 35-1 , 12-1 SEC)

3/27       @ No. 24 Auburn             W, 4-2

                @ No. 24 Auburn             W, 5-2

3/30       @ Mississippi State         W, 5-4

3/31       @ Mississippi State         W, 4-2

4/1         @ Mississippi State         W, 9-3

                Last Week

3/21       No. 11 Tennessee            W, 3-2 (11)

                No. 11 Tennessee            L, 5-2

                Host of Easton Alabama Challenge in Tuscaloosa, Ala.

3/23       DePaul                                  W, 4-3

3/24       DePaul                                  W, 9-7

                Longwood                           W, 11-0 (5 innings)

3/25       Longwood                           W, 7-2

 

3.        Washington (32-4 ,3-3 Pac-12)

3/30       @ No. 1 Cal                         L, 2-1

4/1         @ No. 1 Cal                         L, 5-3

                @ No. 1 Cal                         L, 6-4    

                Last Week

3/19       CSU Bakersfield                                W, 12-0 (5)

                CSU Bakersfield                                W, 15-4 (5)

3/23       Utah                                      W, 5-1

3/24       Utah                                      W, 6-1

3/25       Utah                                      W, 3-1

 

4.        Florida (31-4 , 12-2 SEC)

3/28       No. 21 South Florida       L, 4-1

3/30       @ No. 10 Georgia             L, 3-2

3/31       @ No. 10 Georgia             W, 4-2

4/1         @ No. 10 Georgia             W, 6-3

Last Week

3/23       @ Arkansas                        W, 6-0

3/24       @ Arkansas                        W, 3-2

3/25       @ Arkansas                        W, 5-0

 

5.        Arizona State ( 32-4, 4-1 Pac-12)

3/31       @ No. 16 Oregon             L, 3-0

                @ No. 16 Oregon             W, 7-4

4/1         @ No. 17 Oregon             Cancelled           

                Last Week

3/23       No. 13 Arizona                   W, 4-2 (8 innings)

3/24       No. 13 Arizona                   W, 9-6

3/25       No. 13 Arizona                   W, 7-6

 

6.        Texas ( 31-2 , 6-0 Big 12)

3/28       @ Houston                         W, 15-4 (5)

3/30       New Mexico                      W, 2-1 (9)

3/31       Tulsa                                      W, 9-1 (6)

                New Mexico                      W, 7-3

4/1         New Mexico                      W, 5-0

                Last Week

3/23       @ Iowa State                     W, 8-4

3/24       @ Iowa State                     W, 7-3

3/25       @ Iowa State                     W, 11-2 (5 innings)

 

7.        Oklahoma ( 30-4 , 6-1 Big 12)

3/28       Oklahoma State                                W, 4-0

3/30       Kansas                                  W, 8-0 (5)

3/31       Kansas                                  W, 8-0 (6)

4/1         Kansas                                  W, 6-2

                Last Week

3/23       @ No. 18 Baylor                W, 2-0

3/24       @ No. 18 Baylor                W, 5-0

3/25       @ No. 18 Baylor                L, 1-0

 

8.        Louisiana-Lafayette (30-1, 5-1   Sun Belt)

                Did not play

                Last Week

3/22       Georgia Tech                     W, 12-11

                Georgia Tech                     W, 10-2

3/24       @ Troy                                  L, 4-9

                @ Troy                                  W, 9-1

3/25       @ Troy                                  W, 9-1

 

9.        Tennessee (27-8 , 9-5 SEC)

3/27       Furman                                                W, 1-0

                Furman                                                W, 8-0 (6)

3/30       Kentucky                             L, 5-3

3/31       Kentucky                             W, 8-0 (5)

4/1         Kentucky                             W, 4-2

                Last Week

3/21       @ No. 1 Alabama             L, 3-2 (11)

                @ No. 1 Alabama             W, 5-2

3/23       @ Mississippi State         W, 8-0

3/24       @ Mississippi State         W, 10-3

3/25       @ Mississippi State         W, 8-0 (5 innings)

 

10.      Georgia ( 29-7 , 8-4 SEC)

3/28       Georgia Southern            W, 1-0

3/30       No. 4 Florida                       W, 3-2

3/31       No. 4 Florida                       L, 4-2

4/1         No. 4 Florida                       L, 6-3

                Last Week

3/21       Georgia State                    W, 6-0

3/23       @ Mississippi                     W, 8-4

3/24       @ Mississippi                     W, 9-0

3/25       @ Mississippi                     W, 8-0

 

11.      Louisville ( 29-2, 4-2 Big East)

3/28       @ Kentucky                        W, 1-0

3/31       @ DePaul                            L, 7-1

                @ DePaul                            W, 4-3

4/1         @ DePaul                            L, 3-0

                Last Week

3/20       Ohio State                           W, 7-0

                Ohio State                           W, 7-2

3/24       Pittsburgh                           W, 3-1

                Pittsburgh                           W, 4-3

3/25       Pittsburgh                           W, 2-1

 

12.      Missouri (28-5 , 7-2 Big 12)

3/28       Evansville                            W, 4-2

                Evansville                            W, 7-0

3/30       No. 20 Baylor                     W, 6-1

3/31       No. 20 Baylor                     W, 4-2

4/1         No. 20 Baylor                     W, 7-0  

                Last Week

3/21       Iowa                                      W, 8-0 (5 innings)

                Iowa                                      W, 2-0

3/23       @ No. 19 Texas A&M     L, 2-1

3/24       @ No. 19 Texas A&M     W, 6-5

3/25       @ No. 19 Texas A&M     L, 1-0 (8 innings)

 

13.      Stanford ( 27-8, 1-5 Pac -12)

3/28       Santa Clara                          W, 9-2

3/30       No. 17 Arizona                   W, 4-1

3/31       No. 17 Arizona                   L, 9-1 (5)

4/1         No. 17 Arizona                   L, 3-1

                Last Week

3/23       No. 2 Cal                              L, 4-3

3/24       No. 2 Cal                              L, 9-0

3/25       No. 2 Cal                              L, 8-0

 

14.      UCLA ( 25-7, 2-1 Pac-12)

3/27       @ Cal Poly                           W, 14-0 (5)

                @ Cal Poly                           W, 14-5

3/30       Oregon State                     W, 8-4

3/31       Oregon State                     W, 8-0 (5)

4/1         Oregon State                     L, 7-5

                Last Week

3/25       UC Santa Barbara             W, 10-6

 

15.      Texas A&M (25-10 , 5-2 Big 12)

3/28       No. 20 Baylor                     W, 6-1

3/30       @ Oklahoma State          W, 3-1 (8)

3/31       @ Oklahoma State          L, 4-0

4/1         @ Oklahoma State          W, 7-1

                Last Week

3/23       No. 10 Missouri                 W, 2-1  

3/24       No. 10 Missouri                 L, 5-6

3/25       No. 10 Missouri                 W, 1-0

 

16.      Oregon (23-7 , 2-3 Pac-12)

3/26       Oregon State                     L, 7-1

3/28       Boise State                         W, 4-1

                Boise State                         W, 14-6

3/29       Boise State                         W, 6-4 (8)

3/31       No. 5 Arizona State         W, 3-0

                No. 5 Arizona State         L, 7-4

4/1         No. 5 Arizona State         Cancelled

                Last Week

3/24       Oregon State                     W, 8-2

3/25       Oregon State                     L, 5-4    

 

17.      Arizona ( 23-9 , 2-4 Pac-12)

3/27       San Diego State                                W, 8-0 (5)

3/28       San Diego State                                W, 8-6 (8)

3/30       No. 13 Stanford               L, 4-1

3/31       No. 13 Stanford                                W, 9-1 (5)

4/1         No. 13 Stanford                W, 3-1

                @ Judi Garman Classic in Fullerton, Calif.

3/21       New Mexico State           L, 9-5

                New Mexico State           W, 6-3

3/23       No. 6 Arizona State         L, 4-2 (8 innings)

3/24       No. 6 Arizona State         L, 9-6

3/25       No. 6 Arizona State         L, 7-6

 

18.      Hawaii ( 28-3, 4-1  WAC)

3/30       @ New Mexico State     W, 9-1 (5)

3/31       @ New Mexico State    W, 4-1

            Last Week

3/23       San Jose State                   W, 4-1

3/24       San Jose State                   L, 2-4

                San Jose State              W, 8-0

 

19.      Michigan ( 24-10, 5-1 Big Ten)

3/28       Bowling Green                  W, 12-2 (6)

3/31       @ Indiana                            W, 3-2

                @ Indiana                            L, 7-2

4/1         @ Indiana                            W, 7-2

                Last Week

3/21       Eastern Michigan             W, 10-2, (5 innings)

3/24       Penn State                          W, 11-2 (5 innings)

                Penn State                          W, 12-4 (6 innings)

3/25       Penn State                          W, 6-0

 

20.      Baylor ( 22-12, 1-6 Big 12)

3/28       @ No. 15 Texas A&M     L, 6-1

3/30       @ No. 12 Missouri           L, 6-1

3/31       @ No. 12 Missouri           L, 4-2

4/1         @ No. 12 Missouri           L, 7-0

                Last Week

3/20       Stephen F. Austin            Postponed

                Stephen F. Austin            Postponed

3/23       No. 7 Oklahoma                                L, 2-0

3/24       No. 7 Oklahoma                                L, 5-0

3/25       No. 7 Oklahoma                                W, 1-0

 

21.      South Florida (33-5 , 6-0 Big East)

3/28       No. 4 Florida                       W, 4-1

3/31       @ Pittsburgh                      W, 5-0

                @ Pittsburgh                      W, 4-0

4/1         @ Pittsburgh                      W, 3-2  

Last Week

3/19       UMASS                                 W, 2-1

3/21       Hartford                               W, 7-1

3/24       Rutgers                                                W, 9-0

                Rutgers                                                W, 11-0

3/25       Rutgers                                                W, 1-0

 

22.      Florida State (32-6 , 7-1 ACC)

3/29       Florida Gulf Coast            W, 5-0

                Florida Gulf Coast            W, 7-1

4/1         North Carolina                   W, 8-3

                North Carolina                  L, 4-2

            Last Week

3/20       Jacksonville                        W, 6-0

                Jacksonville                        W, 7-1

3/21       Florida A&M                       W, 10-1 (5 innings)

3/24       @ Virginia                            W, 5-0

                @ Virginia                            W, 2-0

3/25       @ Virginia                            W, 3-1

 

23.      LSU ( 27-8, 10-1 SEC)

3/28       @ McNeese St.                 W, 4-0

3/30       Arkansas                              W, 1-0

3/31       Arkansas                              W, 9-1 (5)

4/1         Arkansas                              W, 3-2

                Last Week

3/20       Georgia Tech                     W, 2-1

3/23       @ South Carolina             W, 5-0

3/24       @ South Carolina             W, 5-0

3/25       @ South Carolina             W, 9-0 (6 innings)

 

24.      Auburn ( 26-12, 5-8 SEC)

3/27       No. 2 Alabama                   L, 4-2

                No. 2 Alabama                   L, 5-2

3/30       Mississippi                          W, 9-5 (10)

3/31       Mississippi                          W, 7-4

4/1         Mississippi                          L, 6-1

Last Week

3/21       @ Troy                                  L, 7-1

3/23       Kentucky                             L, 8-4 (8 innings)

3/24       Kentucky                             L, 5-2

3/25       Kentucky                          W, 2-1

               

25.      Syracuse ( 21-9 , 2-1 Big East)

3/31       @ St. Johns                         W, 11-7

                @ St. Johns                         L, 6-1

4/1         @ St. Johns                         W, 12-6

            Last Week

                Host of Dual at the Dome in Syracuse, N.Y.

3/23       Colgate                                 W, 6-0

3/24       Canisius                                W, 6-5

 

RECEIVING VOTES

 

RV       North Carolina ( 24-9, 3-2 ACC)

3/28       Campbell                             W, 9-0 (5)

4/1         @ No. 22 Florida St.         L, 8-3

                @ No. 22 Florida St.         W, 4-2  

                Last Week

3/21       South Carolina                   W, 8-0

3/24       Maryland                             Cancelled

                Maryland                             Cancelled

3/25       Maryland                             Cancelled

 

RV       Oregon State ( 26-10, 3-3 Pac-12)

3/26       No. 16 Oregon                   W, 7-1

3/28       @ Cal St. Northridge       W, 13-1 (5)

                @ Cal St. Northridge       W, 5-1

3/30       @ No. 14 UCLA                  L, 8-4

3/31       @ No. 14 UCLA                  L, 8-0 (5)

4/1         @ No. 14 UCLA                  W, 7-5

                Last Week

3/24       No. 15 Oregon                   L, 8-2

3/25       No. 15 Oregon                   W, 5-4

 

RV       Tulsa ( 24-7, 8-1 Conference USA)

3/28       @ Arkansas                        W, 6-0

                In Austin, Tex.

3/31       No. 6 Texas                         L, 9-1 (6)

                New Mexico                      W, 2-1

                Last Week

3/20       @ Oklahoma State          Cancelled

3/22       @ South Alabama            Cancelled

3/24       @ Southern Miss.            W, 13-8

                @ Southern Miss.            W, 6-1

3/25       @ Southern Miss.            W, 6-3  

 

RV.     New Mexico ( 22-10 )

                In Austin, Tex.

3/30       No. 6 Texas                         L, 2-1 (9)

3/31       No. 6 Texas                         L, 7-3

                Tulsa                                      L, 2-1

4/1         No. 6 Texas                         L, 5-0   

            Last Week

                @ SpringHill Suites Invitational in Boise, Idaho

3/23       Weber State                      W, 13-5

                Seattle University            W, 6-5

3/24       Seattle University            W, 8-5

3/25       UTSA                                     W, 8-0

                Weber State                      W, 12-1 (6 innings)

 

RV.     DePaul ( 18-11, 2-1 Big East )

3/31       No. 11 Louisville                W, 7-1

                No. 11 Louisville                L, 4-3

4/1         No. 11 Louisville                W, 3-0  

                Last Week

                @ Easton Alabama Challenge in Tuscaloosa, Ala.

3/23       No. 1 Alabama                   L, 4-3

3/24       Longwood                           W, 10-2 (5 innings)

                Longwood                           L, 4-1

3/25       No. 1 Alabama                   L, 9-7

 

RV       Nebraska ( 21-14, 4-2 Big 10)

3/28       South Dakota St.              W, 8-0 (5)

3/31       @ Minnesota                     L, 8-5

                @ Minnesota                     L, 13-7

4/1         @ Minnesota                     W, 5-4 (8)

                Last Week

3/20       Nebraska-Omaha            W, 2-1

3/23       Northwestern                   W, 9-6

3/24       Northwestern                   W, 7-6
                Northwestern                   W, 8-1

 

RV       Kansas ( 23-10 , 2-7  Big 12)

3/27       @ Missouri State              W, 4-2

                @ Missouri State              L, 5-4

3/30       @ No. 7 Oklahoma          L, 8-0 (5)

3/31       @ No. 7 Oklahoma          L, 8-0 (6)

4/1         @ No. 7 Oklahoma          L, 6-2

                Last Week

                Did not receive votes

 

RV       Troy ( 22-11, 4-6 Sun Belt )

3/28       South Alabama                 L, 6-3

3/31       FlU                                         L, 6-4

                FIU                                         W, 6-5

4/1         FIU                                         W, 6-1

                Last Week

                Did not receive votes

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