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Minnesota starting pitcher Tom Windle was taken 56th overall by the
Los Angeles Dodgers in Round 2 of the 2013 Major League Baseball
First-Year Player Draft on Thursday night. COMPLETE
Rounds 3-10 of the Draft will take place on Friday beginning at 12:30 p.m. ET.
Despite a two-hour rain delay at Siebert Field, Illinois clinched a spot in next week's Big Ten Tournament with a 4-3 victory over Minnesota. With losses by Michigan and Michigan State on Friday, the Illini moved into sole possession of fourth place in the Big Ten at 14-9 following their fifth consecutive win. The Illini bullpen only allowed two hits over the final 4.1 innings, as reliever Drasen Johnson earned the win and closer Bryan Roberts notched his sixth save. RECAP
INDIANA 7, OHIO STATE 2
For the first time since 1949, the Indiana Hoosiers (39-13, 16-7) have won a share of the Big Ten Championship in baseball. In an epic game on the road against fellow Big Ten title aspirant Ohio State (34-20, 15-8), the Hoosiers came from behind in the ninth inning to beat the Buckeyes 7-2 in 10 innings. RECAP
NEBRASKA 9, MICHIGAN 6
Nebraska had its spot at the Big Ten Tournament secured before the start of tonight's game following a loss by Michigan State, and with the 9-6 win over the Michigan Wolverines in front of a season-high 5,503 fans at Hawks field the Huskers locked up at minimum the No. 3 seed at the conference tournament next week in Minneapolis, Minn., at Target Field. RECAP
PENN STATE 9, MICHIGAN STATE 0
Penn State tied up its final Big Ten series of the season on Friday afternoon, shutting out Michigan State 9-0 at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park. The Nittany Lions (14-35, 4-19 Big Ten) will close out the three-game set, as well as the 2013 season, against the Spartans (32-17, 11-9 Big Ten) tomorrow at 1:05 p.m. for Senior Day. Penn State will honor its eight players and manager in a ceremony at the commencement of the contest. RECAP
IOWA 9, PURDUE 5
Four runs scored following sophomore Nick Day's two-out, 10th inning double to lift the University of Iowa baseball team to a 9-5 extra inning victory over Purdue on Friday night at Alexander Field. RECAP
NORTHWESTERN 5, Wichita State
Northwestern starting pitcher Brandon Magallones was sharp on the mound for seven innings, but the Wildcats offense was handcuffed by Wichita State Friday night in a 5-0 loss at Eck Stadium in Wichita, Kan. RECAP
Freshman Kevin Duchene allowed two earned runs over six solid innings and improved to 8-1, as the Illini won their fourth straight with a 6-2 victory over Minnesota (29-19) at Siebert Field. Duchene matched John Kravetz, who went 8-3 last season, for the most wins ever by an Illini freshman along with equaling the most victories by a Big Ten pitcher this season. Illinois (32-15) remained tied with Michigan for fifth place in the conference at 13-9 with two regular season games left. RECAP
IOWA 2, PURDUE 1
Sophomore Anthony Torres hit a go-ahead RBI single through the left side of the infield in the top of the 11th inning, sending the University of Iowa baseball team to a 2-1 win over Purdue at Alexander Field. RECAP
MICHIGAN 7, NEBRASKA 5
Michigan scored four runs in the top of the seventh inning to come from behind and beat Nebraska, 7-5, on Thursday night (May 16) at Haymarket Park. RECAP
MICHIGAN STATE 16, PENN STATE 1
Michigan State baseball cruised to a 16-1 victory over Penn State on Thursday night at Medlar Park. The Spartans (32-16, 11-8 Big Ten) had 12 hits in the game and seven different Spartans notched at least one RBI. RECAP
OHIO STATE 2, INDIANA 1
Ohio State opened its series against No. 21 Indiana with a 2-1 victory Thursday evening at Nick Swisher Field at Bill Davis Stadium. With the win, the Buckeyes improve to 34-19, 15-7 in conference play, while the Hoosiers drop to fall to 38-13, 15-7 in the Big Ten. The teams are tied atop the Big Ten heading into the final two games of the regular season. RECAP
Wichita State 8, NORTHWESTERN 2
Northwestern was unable to generate the offense necessary to overcome a steady attack put forth by Wichita State as the Wildcats dropped the opener of a three-game set to the Shockers, 8-2, Thursday at Eck Stadium in Wichita, Kan. RECAP
ILLINOIS at MINNESOTA
Thursday, 4:05 p.m.
LHP Kevin Duchene (7-1, 2.64) vs. LHP Tom Windle (6-3, 1.76)
Friday, 3:05 p.m.
RHP Ryan Castellanos (3-1, 5.36) vs. RHP Alec Crawford (3-1, 2.47)
Saturday, 2:05 p.m.
RHP John Kravetz (4-1, 4.27) vs. LHP DJ Snelten (4-1, 2.22)
INDIANA at OHIO STATE
Thursday, 6:35 p.m.
LHP Joey DeNato (7-1, 2.67) vs. RHP Brad Goldberg (6-1, 3.41)
Friday, 6:35 p.m.
LHP Kyle Hart (7-2, 3.07) vs. LHP Brian King (7-5, 2.82)
Saturday, 4:05 p.m.
RHP Aaron Slegers (8-1, 1.96) vs. RHP Jaron Long (6-5, 3.68)
IOWA at PURDUE
Thursday, 7 p.m.
LHP Matt Dermody (7-2, 3.95) vs. RHP Robert Ramer (3-4, 5.18)
Friday, 7 p.m.
LHP Sasha Kuebel (2-8, 5.12) vs. LHP Jordan Minch (5-5, 4.76)
Saturday, 1 p.m.
TBA vs. TBA
MICHIGAN at NEBRASKA
Thursday, 7:35 p.m.
LHP Trent Szkutnik (4-6, 4.88) vs. LHP Kyle Kubat (4-0, 1.99)
Friday, 7:35 p.m.
LHP Evan Hill (7-2, 2.96) vs. LHP Aaron Bummer (2-1, 2.72)
Saturday, 1 p.m.
LHP Logan McAnallen (3-2, 3.18) vs. RHP Tyler Niederklein (1-1, 5.11)
MICHIGAN STATE at PENN STATE
Thursday, 6:05 p.m.
RHP Andrew Waszak (5-3, 2.44) vs. LHP Nick Hedge (0-0, 3.86)
Friday, 2:05 p.m.
RHP David Garner (4-3, 3.57) vs. LHP Greg Welsh (2-6, 4.89)
Saturday, 1:05 p.m.
RHP Mick VanVossen (4-2, 3.39) vs. RHP Steven Hill (1-7, 3.72)
NORTHWESTERN at Wichita State
Thursday, 7:30 p.m.
RHP Luke Farrell (3-3, 1.84) vs. RHP Cale Elam (5-3, 2.33)
Friday, 7:30 p.m.
RHP Brandon Magallones (5-5, 3.48) vs. RHP A.J. Ladwig (4-5, 5.18)
Saturday, 3 p.m.
RHP Zach Morton (3-5, 3.12) vs. RHP Garrett Brummett (3-0, 1.57)
MICHIGAN STATE 5, Central Michigan 4
MICHIGAN STATE 10, Central Michigan 0
Seton Hall 5, MICHIGAN 3
NEBRASKA 12, Creighton 9
Louisville 6, OHIO STATE 3
PENN STATE 7, Villanova 4
Eastern Michigan 20, PURDUE 2
Illinois overcame a four-run deficit by scoring five runs in its final three innings, capping off a 5-4 comeback win on Senior Day to complete the sweep of Penn State. The Illini only had one hit in the first five innings before turning it on late with a run in the sixth, three in the seventh to tie it at four and the game-winning RBI single by redshirt-sophomore Reid Roper in the eighth. RECAP
MICHIGAN STATE 4, IOWA 2
Michigan State defeated Iowa on Mother's Day at Duane Banks Field, 4-2. The Spartans (29-16, 10-8 Big Ten) got an outstanding performance out of sophomore Mick VanVossen on the mound. He allowed just two runs, one earned in the win. Blaise Slater and Justin Hovis both notched RBIs for the Spartans. RECAP
NEBRASKA 8, MINNESOTA 0
Nebraska defeated Minnesota on Sunday afternoon at Siebert Field with a 8-0 win in the rubber match of the series. With the series win, the Huskers won all four of their Big Ten Conference road series, posting a 9-3 record in 12 conference road games. RECAP
PURDUE 12, MICHIGAN 9
In what was a fitting end to a wild weekend series, Purdue baseball scored four times with two outs in the ninth inning thanks to big hits from Jack Picchiotti and Conner Hudnall, stunning Michigan, 12-9, Sunday afternoon. RECAP
OHIO STATE 1, Oregon 0
Ohio State dropped its series finale against No. 6 Oregon, 1-0, Sunday afternoon at Nick Swisher Field at Bill Davis Stadium .With the loss, the Buckeyes fall to 33-18 while the Ducks improve to 40-11. RECAP
Indiana/Minnesota recap coming soon...