Elsewhere around the Big Ten, Wisconsin travels to face #2/3 Michigan in Ann Arbor at 2 p.m. ET Saturday and Sunday, while Penn State heads to West Lafayette to take on Purdue, with first pitch set for 4 p.m. ET on Saturday and 1 p.m. ET on Sunday.
After the conference's opening weekend of play, there is a four-way tie at the top of the standings. Michigan (1-0 Big Ten, 24-5 overall), Ohio State (2-0, 18-10), Northwestern (2-0, 16-11) and Iowa (2-0, 16-12) each finished the opening weekend with unblemished conference marks.