How the Top 25 Fared – Week 3

ESPN.com/USA Softball Collegiate Poll
How the Top 25 Fared – Week 3 – Week of Feb. 22-28

1.         Washington (12-1)
@ Cathedral City Classic (Palm Springs, Calif.)
2/25        #25 BYU                                W, 8-0 (6)
2/26        #9 Oklahoma                       W, 7-4
2/27        #21 Fresno State                 W, 10-2 (5)
Oklahoma State                   W, 9-4
2/28        UC Davis                               W, 9-1 (6)

Last Week

Campbell Carter Classic (San Diego, California)

2/19        Utah State                             L, 7-4

UC Santa Barbara               W, 9-1

2/20        San Diego State                  W, 5-0

2.         Arizona (12-1)
@ Cathedral City Classic (Palm Springs, Calif.)
2/26        #25 BYU                                W, 8-0 (5)
#21 Fresno State                 W, 11-0 (5)
2/27        Cal Poly                                 W 7-3
Hawaii                                   W, 8-3
2/28        Baylor                                    W, 3-2
Last Week

2/21        No. 5 Missouri                      W, 5-0

No. 5 Missouri                      L, 10-5

3.         UCLA (12-3)

2/24        Cal State Fullerton              W, 9-6
@ Cathedral City Classic (Palm Springs, Calif.)

2/26        Colorado State                     W, 4-3
#13 Texas                             W, 9-1 (6)
2/27        Baylor                                    L, 5-7
#22 Northwestern                                W, 10-5 (8)
2/28        Ohio State                             L, 0-7

Last Week

2/19        Cal State Northridge           W, 9-0 (5)

Cal Poly                                 W, 8-0 (5)

2/20        UC Davis                               W, 8-0 (6)

Cal State Northridge           W, 7-2

2/21        Portland State                      W, 11-0 (6)

4.      Michigan (9-4)

@ NFCA Leadoff Classic (Columbus, Ga.)
2/26        T4 Missouri                           L, 1-2 (8)
#20 ULL                                                W, 6-0
2/27        Southern Illinois                   W, 10-2 (6)
#7 Alabama                          L, 6-10
2/28        Maryland                              W, 9-0 (6)

Last Week

Tiger Classic (Baton Rouge, La.)

2/19        Virginia                                  W, 13-0

Oklahoma State                   W, 7-0

2/20        No. 17 LSU                           W, 2-0

Virginia                                  L, 2-1

2/21        Oklahoma State                   W, 8-1

5.      Missouri (8-2)
@ NFCA Leadoff Classic (Columbus, Ga.)
2/26        #T4 Michigan                       W, 2-1
Virginia Tech                        W, 9-4
2/27        #20 ULL                                                W, 11-6
UMass                                   W, 2-1
2/28        Radford                                 W, 7-6 (1)

Last Week

2/21        No. 2 Arizona                       L, 5-0

No. 2 Arizona                       W, 10-5

6.         Georgia (8-1)

Hosts Georgia Softball Classic (Athens, Ga.)
2/26        Iowa State                             W, 8-0 (5)
Charleston Southern          W, 6-2
2/27        Iowa State                             W, 11-3 (6)
St. Johns                               W, 6-2
2/28        South Alabama
Last Week
Third Annual Red & Black Showcase (Athens, Ga.)

2/19        Virginia Tech                        W, 6-1

Bowling Green                     W, 19-4 (5)

2/20        Virginia Tech                        W, 8-0 (5)

Western Carolina                                W, 18-0 (5)

2/21        Winthrop                               W, 8-0 (6)

7.         Alabama (11-3)

2/23        UAB                                        W, 7-3
@ NFCA Leadoff Classic (Columbus, Ga.)
2/26        Maryland                               W, 4-1
Iowa                                       W, 5-4
2/27        #T4 Michigan                       W, 10-6
Nebraska                              W, 11-3 (6)
2/28        UCF                                       L, 2-3

Last Week

Hatter Invitational (Deland, Fla.)

2/19        Rhode Island                        W, 17-3 (5)

No. 14 Ohio State                                W, 5-3

2/20        No. 14 Ohio State                                W, 5-4

Stetson                                  W, 1-0

2/21        No. 14 Ohio State                                W, 7-1

8.         Georgia Tech (13-2)

2/24        Kennesaw State                  W, 8-3
@ NFCA Leadoff Classic (Columbus, Ga.)
2/26        Central Florida                     W, 1-0
Nebraska                              L, 0-2
2/27        Arkansas                               W, 11-2 (5)
#20 ULL                                                W, 7-1
2/28        Iowa                                       W, 9-8 (8)

Last Week

Louisville Slugger Desert Classic (Las Vegas)

2/19        No. 21 Northwestern           W, 9-6

BYU                                        W, 10-9 (8)

2/20        Hawaii                                   W, 11-2 (6)

Long Beach State                                W, 12-3 (5)

2/21        No. 11 California                 L, 4-1

9. Oklahoma (11-2)
@ Cathedral City Classic (Palm Springs, Calif.)
2/25        San Diego State                  W, 4-0
Pacific                                    W, 9-0 (6)
2/26        # 1 Washington                   L, 7-4
Oregon State                        W, 6-1
2/27        Hawaii                                   Cancelled

Last Week

2/17        St. Gregory’s                         W, 9-1 (5)

Louisville Slugger Desert Classic (Las Vegas)

2/19        Cal State Fullerton              W, 7-1

No. 21 Northwestern           W, 3-0

2/20        Boise State                           W, 8-4

No. 11 California                 W, 12-1 (5)

2/21        Long Beach State                                W, 10-0 (5)

10.       Arizona State (10-2)

2/26        USF                                        W, 8-7
Remainder of Games Cancelled

Last Week

Littlewood Classic (Tempe, Ariz.)

2/19        Rutgers                                  W, 19-0 (5)

Illinois State                          L, 10-9

2/20        Texas State                          W, 6-3

Iowa                                       W, 7-4

2/21        Rutgers                                  W, 14-0 (5)

11.       Florida (12-1)

2/27        Northwestern State             W, 15-0
Northwestern State             W, 5-0
2/28        Northwestern State             W, 10-1

Last Week

2/17        Jacksonville                          W, 6-1

Lipton Invitational (Gainesville, Fla.)

2/19        Campbell                              W, 7-0

Kansas                                  W, 12-4

2/20        Marshall                                                W, 8-0

East Carolina                       W, 4-3

2/21        East Carolina                       W, 1-0

12.       Stanford (12-2)

Host  Stanford Nike Invitational
2/25        Tennessee                           W, 8-7
2/26        #22 Northwestern                                L, 0-4
Long Beach State                                W, 4-3
2/27        #19 Texas A&M                   Cancelled
2/28        Syracuse                               W, 7-3
UNLV                                     W, 6-0

LAST WEEK
Stanford Nike Invitational (Stanford, Calif.)

2/19        Illinois                                    W, 8-0 (5)

UC Riverside                        W, 9-1 (5)

2/20        Nevada                                  W, 10-2 (5)

Sacramento State                W, 1-0

13.       Texas (14-2)

@Cathedral City Classic (Palm Springs, Calif.)
2/25        #21 Fresno State                 L, 4-5
2/26        #3 UCLA                               L, 1-9 (6)
2/27        Syracuse                               W, 5-4
UC Davis                               W, 14-5 (5)
2/28        Oregon State                        W, 7-4

LAST WEEK
2/16        Centenary College              W, 6-0

Marriott Houston Classic (Houston, Texas)

2/19        Purdue                                   W, 6-5

UTSA                                     W, 3-2

2/20        No. 18 ULL                           W, 7-1

Iowa State                             W, 11-2

2/21        Houston                                 W, 11-4

14.       California (11-4)

@ Cathedral City Classic (Palm Springs, Calif.)
2/26        Fordham                               W, 5-2
2/27        San Diego State                  W, 5-4
Oklahoma State                   L, 2-3

2/28        Colorado State                     W, 9-1 (5)
Long Beach State                                W, 8-1

LAST WEEK
Louisville Slugger Desert Classic (Las Vegas)

2/19        Illinois-Chicago                    W, 8-1

Utah                                       W, 10-4

2/20        No. 21 Northwestern           L, 5-3

No. 12 Oklahoma                                L, 12-1 (5)

2/21        No. 9 Georgia Tech            W, 4-1

15.       LSU (13-4)

2/24        Southeastern Louisiana     W, 11-0 (5)
Hosts Tiger Invitational (Baton Rouge, La.)
2/26        Southern                               W, 6-0 (6)
2/27        Houston                                 W, 2-0
Jacksonville State               W, 4-1
2/28        Houston                                 W, 5-4 (9)
Jacksonville State               W, 5-1

LAST WEEK
2/17        UL-Monroe                           W, 6-1

2/19        Virginia                                  W, 3-0

Oklahoma State                   W, 6-4

2/20        No. 3 Michigan                     L, 2-0

Oklahoma State                   W, 5-1

2/21        Virginia                                  W, 8-0 (6)

16.       Ohio State (10-5)

@ Cathedral City Classic (Palm Springs, Calif.)
2/26        #21 Fresno State                 W, 4-1
2/27        Tennessee                           L, 0-3
Oregon State                        W, 8-7 (8)
2/28        Cal State Fullerton              W, 5-2
#3 UCLA                               W, 7-0

LAST WEEK
Hatter Invitational (DeLand, Fla.)

2/19        No. 8 Alabama                     L, 5-3

Stetson                                  W, 10-4

2/20        No. 8 Alabama                     L, 5-4

Rhode Island                        W, 5-3

2/21        No. 8 Alabama                     L, 7-1

17.       Louisville (13-2)

Hosts Cardinal Classic (Louisville, Ken.)

2/26        Saint Louis                            W, 9-2
Purdue                                   W, 6-5
2/27        Saint Louis                            W, 5-3
2/28        Northern Illinois                   W, 5-3
LAST WEEK
Charleston Southern Tournament (Charleston, S.C.)

2/19        St. John’s                               W, 16-2 (5)

Charleston Southern          W, 2-1

2/20        Youngstown State               W, 7-4

Charleston Southern          L, 9-4

2/21        Akron                                     W, 1-0

College of Charleston        W, 10-2 (5)

18.       Florida State (15-2)

2/24        @ Jacksonville                    W, 8-0
@ NFCA Leadoff Classic (Columbus, Ga.)
2/26        Illinois                                    L, 3-4
Southern Illinois                   W, 9-1
2/27        Mississippi Valley St.          W, 8-3
Hofstra                                   W, 8-0
2/28        Kent State                             W, 6-0

LAST WEEK
2/17        Florida A&M                         W, 9-2

Seminole Classic (Tallahassee, Fla.)

2/19        Costal Carolina                    W, 4-0

South Dakota State             W, 12-0

2/20        Gardner-Webb                    W, 5-0

Gardner-Webb                    W, 7-0

2/21        South Dakota State             W, 6-0


19.       Texas A&M (12-3)

@ Cathedral City Classic (Palm Springs, Calif.)
2/25        Fordham                               L, 0-4
Oregon                                  L, 0-4
2/26        UNLV                                     W, 4-3
San Diego State                  W, 7-6 (8)
2/27        #12 Stanford                         Cancelled

LAST WEEK
2/17        Sam Houston State             W, 2-1

2/19        Mississippi State                  W, 9-0 (5)

Oregon State                        W, 6-4

2/20        Mississippi State                  W, 13-4 (5)

Louisiana-Monroe               W, 6-0

2/21        Louisiana-Monroe               W, 9-4

20.       ULL (10-5)

@ NFCA Leadoff Classic (Columbus, Ga.)
2/26        Radford                                 W, 8-0 (6)
#T4 Michigan                       L, 0-6
2/27        #T4 Missouri                        L, 6-11
#8 Georgia Tech                 L, 1-7
2/28        #24 UMass                           W, 14-0 (5)

LAST WEEK
Houston Marriott Classic (Houston, Texas)

2/19        Iowa State                             W, 6-5 (8)

Houston                                 L, 2-1 (8)

2/20        No. 15 Texas                        L, 7-1

UTSA                                     W, 3-1

2/21        Purdue                                   W, 7-6

21.       Fresno State (9-4)

@ Cathedral City Classic (Palm Springs, Calif.)
2/25        #13 Texas                             W, 5-4
Utah                                       W, 11-0 (5)
2/26        #16 Ohio State                     L, 1-4
#2 Arizona                            L, 0-11 (5)
2/27        #1 Washington                    L, 2-10 (5)

LAST WEEK
Stanford Nike Invitational (Stanford, Calif.)

2/20        Illinois                                    L, 5-0

UC Riverside                        W, 10-2 (5)

22.       Northwestern (6-8)

@ Cathedral City Classic (Palm Springs, Calif.)
2/26        Pacific                                    L, 2-4
#12 Stanford                         W, 4-0
2/27        Cal Poly                                 L, 0-4
#3 UCLA                               L, 5-10 (8)
2/28        UC Davis                               Postponed due to travel

LAST WEEK
Louisville Slugger Desert Classic (Las Vegas)

2/19        No. 9 Georgia Tech            L, 9-6

No. 12 Oklahoma                                L, 3-0

2/20        No. 12 California                 W, 5-3

UNLV                                     W, 8-0

2/21        Utah                                       W, 10-2 (5)

23.       North Carolina (10-3)

Hosts Tarheel Invitational (Chapel Hill, N.C.)
2/26        Fairfield                                 W, 2-0
James Madison                   W, 8-0
2/27        Pittsburgh                              W, 8-0
2/28        James Madison                   W, 5-1

LAST WEEK
Carolina Classic (Chapel Hill, N.C.)

2/19        Delaware                              W, 11-0

St. Joseph’s                          W, 6-3

2/20        UNC Greensboro                                W, 8-0

2/21        Saint Joseph’s                      W, 8-0

24.       UMASS (6-4)

@ NFCA Leadoff Classic (Columbus, Ga.)
2/26        Mississippi State                  W, 7-6 (9)
North Carolina State           L, 1-3
2/27        #T4 Missouri                        L, 1-2
Illinois State                          W, 1-0
2/28        #20 ULL                                                L, 0-14 (5)

LAST WEEK
Did not play

25.  BYU (10-4)

@ Cathedral City Classic (Palm Springs, Calif.)
2/25        Oklahoma State                   L, 1-3
#1 Washington                    L, 0-8 (6)
2/26        Cal Poly                                 W, 3-2
#2 Arizona                            L, 0-8
2/27        Long Island                           Cancelled

LAST WEEK
Louisville Slugger Desert Classic (Las Vegas)

2/18        Oregon                                  W, 5-0

2/19        San Diego                             W, 11-3

No. 9 Georgia Tech            L, 10-9 (8)

2/20        Illinois-Chicago                    W, 3-1

Cal State Fullerton              W, 10-3

Others Receiving Votes

Kentucky (11-3)

@ Frost Classic (Chattanooga, Tenn.)
2/26        Evansville                             W, 8-0 (5)
Kansas                                  W, 7-2
2/27        Lipscomb                              L,  0-3
Chattanooga                        W, 3-1

LAST WEEK
Florida Atlantic Kick-Off Classic (Boca Raton, Fla.)

2/19        Maryland                               W, 1-0

Florida Atlantic                     W, 2-1 (8)

2/20        Pittsburgh                              W, 2-1

Minnesota                             W, 1-0

2/21        Florida Atlantic                     W, 4-1

Tennessee (7-4)

2/23        @ NMSU                               W, 10-1 (5)
@ Cathedral City Classic (Palm Springs, Calif.)
2/25        Pacific                                    L, 3-4
#12 Stanford                         L, 7-8
2/26        Syracuse                               W, 8-6
2/27       #16 Ohio State                     W, 3-0

LAST WEEK
New Mexico State Invitational (Las Cruces, N.M.)

2/20        Weber State                         W, 21-2 (5)

Bradley                                  W, 12-2 (5)

2/21        Cleveland State                   W, 12-8

St. Mary’s (CA)                     W, 11-2 (5)

Baylor  (8-6)

@ Cathedral City Classic (Palm Springs, Calif.)
2/26        Utah                                       W, 4-0
San Diego State                  W, 11-0 (5)
2/27        Cal State Fullerton              L, 4-8
#3 UCLA                               W, 7-5
2/28        #2 Arizona                            L, 2-3

LAST WEEK
Getterman Classic (Waco, Texas)

2/19        Central Arkansas                 W, 7-0

Wichita State                        W, 8-0 (5)

2/20        Tulsa                                      W, 9-1 (5)

UTEP                                     L, 3-2

2/21        UT Arlington                         W, 5-0

San Diego State (8-8)

2/24        Cal State Northridge           L, 4-5 (8)
@ Cathedral City Classic (Palm Springs, Calif.)
2/25        #9 Oklahoma                       L, 0-4
Fordham                               W, 3-1
2/26        Baylor                                    L, 0-11 (5)
#19 Texas A&M                   L, 6-7 (8)
2/27        #14 California                      L, 4-5

LAST WEEK
Campbell/Cartier Classic (San Diego, Calif.)

2/18        UC Santa Barbara               W, 6-0

2/19        Western Kentucky               W, 7-2

2/20        No. 1 Washington                               L, 5-0

Penn State                            L, 3-1

Nevada (4-6)

Host Wolf Pack Classic (Reno, Nev.)
2/28        Saint Mary’s                          L, 7-9 (13)
Southern Utah                      W, 11-2 (5)

LAST WEEK
Stanford Nike Invitational (Stanford, Calif.)

2/20        Sacramento State                W, 6-4

No. 13 Stanford                    L, 10-2 (5)

2/21        Illinois                                    L, 7-4

DePaul (9-4)

@ Kickin Chicken Classic (Conway, S.C.)
2/26        Coastal Carolina                 W, 6-1
2/27       Canisius                                                W, 8-0
Jacksonville                          W, 4-0
2/28        Canisius                                                W, 6-2
Eastern Kentucky                                W, 6-2

LAST WEEK
Did not play

Oklahoma State (10-5)

@ Cathedral City Classic (Palm Springs, Calif.)
2/25        Hawaii                                   W, 4-0
#25 BYU                                W, 3-1
2/26        Cal State Fullerton              W, 16-0 (5)

2/27        #14 California                      W, 3-2
#1 Washington                    L, 4-9

LAST WEEK
LSU Tiger Classic (Baton Rouge, La.)

2/19        No. 3 Michigan                     L, 7-0

No. 17 LSU                           L, 6-4 (7)

2/20        Virginia                                  W, 5-2

No. 17 LSU                           L, 5-1

2/21        No. 3 Michigan                     L, 8-1

Hofstra (9-1)

@ NFCA Leadoff Classic (Columbus, Ga.)
2/26        Virginia Tech                        W, 3-2
Mississippi State                  W, 2-1
2/27        Kent State                             W, 1-0
#18 Florida State                 L, 0-8
2/28        Mississippi Valley State    W, 6-4

New Mexico State (9-4)

2/23        Tennessee                           L, 1-10 (5)
2/25        Northern Colorado              L, 10-11 (8)
Northern Colorado              W, 21-3 (8)
LAST WEEK
Troy Cox Classic (Las Cruces, N.M.)

2/19        St. Mary’s                               W, 6-4

Weber State                         W, 13-3 (5)

2/20        Bradley                                  L, 4-2

2/21        Cleveland State                   L, 4-2

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